Laboratory Analyst 1 - Organics, Main Lab/Hydrocarbons

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Date: Jan 9, 2022

Location: Mississauga, Ontario, 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, Bureau Veritas Laboratories might be the place for you!


Imagine being surrounded by the brightest minds in the industry.


Bureau Veritas is looking for a


Laboratory Analyst 1 – Organics, Main Lab/Hydrocarbons Lab

(Full time)


Join our talented team of experts in the scientific field to advance your technical knowledge and advance your career.  Every day we go above and beyond to deliver innovative solutions to help our clients make important decisions that directly impact the community and the environment. 


As a Laboratory Analyst, your main responsibilities are to:



Instrument Analyst to operate GC/FID in the Main lab for the analysis of CCME Hydrocarbons.

  • Perform Hydrocarbon Analysis in water and soil samples using GC/FID.
  • Maintain instruments in optimized and calibrated condition, troubleshoot instrument problems.
  • Perform sample, reagent & calibration standard preparation.
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of data quality as it relates to sample extraction, instrumentation and chromatography.
  • Meet quality and turnaround time specifications as required by the client.
  • Ensure that all Standard Operating Procedures are followed.
  • Maintain performance charts as per the QA/QC manual requirements, monitor for failure to meet tolerances and institute remedial action immediately.


You are the ideal Laboratory Analyst, if you have a:


  • B.Sc. Degree in chemistry or equivalent
  • Three years’ experience in environmental chemistry
  • Previous GC experience is preferable.
  • Dynamic, energetic, motivated individual with a "can-do" attitude and an ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Willing to confront challenges and ask questions to learn and grow.
  • Good time-management, multi-tasking and priority setting skills and are able to work under pressure with tight deadlines.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Adaptable and flexible to a changing environment.
  • Must be able to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Possess good computer skills, including familiarity with MS Office.
  • Experience with LIMS is an asset.
  • Organized, detail-oriented with excellent record keeping skills.


Shift schedule will be Sunday to Thursday (Friday as required), 4:00 p.m. to 12:30 am


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.


  1. 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.


Join our talented community of scientists and experts and apply today at http://bvlabs.com/careers/current-opportunities


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