Laboratory Analyst - Organics

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Date: Dec 4, 2022

Location: Burnaby, British Columbia, CA

Company: Bureau Veritas

Do you believe in the power of teamwork and sharing ideas? Do you take pride in delivering exceptional quality and service with everything you do? Do you seek out ideas for improving the status quo? 


If you want to make a difference and love being surrounded by the best and the brightest minds, Bureau Veritas Canada might be the place for you!

If our core values of Trusted, Responsible, Ambitious & Humble and Open & Inclusive resonate with you, Bureau Veritas is looking for a:

Laboratory Analyst

In our Organics Department


As a Laboratory Analyst, your main responsibilities are:


  • Ensure a high level of accuracy and performs analysis utilizing complex instrumentation such as GC-MS/FID requiring critical analytical thinking and decision making
  • Carry out routine maintenance and calibration of instruments
  • Provide supervisor/manager with updates on workstation status including advance notification of any delays
  • Review LIMS summary reports to plan and organize daily work
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) when conducting work
  • Perform sample preparation and procedures prior to analysis as described in the test methods and reviews daily workload to accommodate daily rushes
  • Prepare reagents and calibration standards as required for the analysis
  • Interpret data, calculate final results and enters data into LIMS
  • Carry out quality control procedures and recognizes when data is unacceptable using guidelines stated in the test methods or in departmental standard operating procedures
  • Identify any non-routine samples and seeks guidance on procedures for handling
  • Meet quality and TAT specifications required by the client and ensure samples are analyzed within holding time requirements
  • Identify and communicate procedural non conformances to Supervisor
  • Employ proper laboratory techniques to minimize risk of mislabeling, sample mix-up and cross contamination between samples and other materials


You are the ideal Laboratory Analyst if you have:


  • Science Technical Diploma or B.Sc. or equivalent
  • GCMS/FID experience would be an asset
  • Strong science background and experience in laboratory practices
  • Competent in reviewing analytical procedures and practices
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • High degree of accuracy
  • Positive outlook with an ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Good time-management, communication, multi-tasking and priority setting skills
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team


Bureau Veritas is a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services.


When we look at Bureau Veritas, we want to see a reflection of the communities in which we work.  Inclusion is about actively involving every employee’s ideas, knowledge, perspectives, approaches and styles to maximize business success.  Inclusion is about attracting new talent who will bring more diversity to our workforce, with differences in culture, professional backgrounds and beliefs. 


Our purpose: shaping a world of trust.


Guaranteeing quality, ensuring Health and Safety, mitigating risks and improving performance as well as environmental protection and social responsibility … This is what Bureau Veritas is about, truly believing that it contributes to bettering society. 


Blending performance & integrity, with ambition & humility, responsibility & openness, we are proud that our people leave a mark on what they do.

We respect our people and believe in our talents. 

We empower them to leave their mark, working as a team for the benefit of our 400,000 clients across 140 countries.

We believe that leaving a mark is a true challenge and opportunity for every one of us, a sign of trust and impact, a bond with the future, a proof of growth and development. 


Being part of the BV family, is more than just working, it’s being convinced that you will Leave your mark…. in shaping a world of trust.

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Bureau Veritas Labs is an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process and work environment.  If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise Human Resources of any accommodations that are required.  Any information received relating to accommodations will be treated as confidential.

Shaping a World of Trust