Laboratory Analyst - Comp Lab

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Date: Jul 15, 2022

Location: Edmonton, Alberta, 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!

 

Here are our Core Values:

Trusted

Responsible

Ambitious & Humble

Open & Inclusive

 

If these values resonate with you, Bureau Veritas is looking for a:

 

Laboratory Analyst

Full Time Permanent
Location: Edmonton, Alberta 

 

Job Overview and Responsibilities:

Successful candidate will be result oriented to produce high quality defensible analytical data, safely and on time by following applicable Standard Operating Procedures. Perform analyses and complex sample preparation proficiently. Gain full knowledge with respect to performing analytical procedures and related quality control techniques.

 

Primary responsibilities include the following (but are not limited to):

 

  • Review LIMS summary reports to plan and organize daily work
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) when conducting tasks
  • Perform sample preparation according to procedure prior to analyses
  • Perform test procedures as per written instruction
  • Ensure a high level of accuracy in sample preparation and analysis
  • Operate and maintain all necessary instruments and equipment to complete tasks (computers, pipettes, automated sequencers, liquid handling instruments, etc. GC experience would be an asset)
  • Meet quality and turnaround time specifications required by the client and ensure samples are analyzed within holding time requirements
  • Identify and document all known sample deviations, non-conformances, and/or process deviations and report to the Supervisor

 

Is there a mutual fit? You ideally have:

  • Post-Secondary Diploma or Degree in related field (i.e. BS, Petroleum/Chemical Technologist)
  • Demonstrated success in position of a Laboratory Technologist or Analyst is an asset
  • Sound knowledge of sample handling procedures to ensure continuity and integrity of samples through compliance with laboratory procedures and quality assurance protocols
  • Knowledge of and experience with laboratory Occupational Health and Safety practices to handle hazardous materials by taking the necessary precautions
  • Excellent manual dexterity, record keeping, calculations and problem solving abilities
  • Flexible to perform varying duties to accommodate changing priorities
  • Good time-management, communication, multi-tasking and priority setting skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Positive outlook with an ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Works both independently and as part of a team

 

Benefits:

  • Health & Dental Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • STD & LTD Coverage
  • Company RRSP match
  • Employee Assistant Program (EAP)
  • Professional Development
  • Gym Facility 

 

Experience:

  • Minimum Education: Diploma in related field (Required)
  • 1 year of experience in related field (Preferred)  
  • GC Experience would be considered an asset

 

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Ability to work flexible shifts
    • Morning 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    • Afternoon 3:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m..
  • Willing to work overtime when necessary (including some weekends)

 

Work Remotely:

  • No

 

Bureau Veritas Canada 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.

 

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