Laboratory Technician - Food Allergen/Physical Testing

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Date: May 7, 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 Technician (1 year contract)

Food Allergen/Physical Testing


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 Technician, your main responsibilities are to:

Perform extraction and sample analysis for specific allergens in food products by ELISA.  Physical testing (Moisture, pH, Water Activity, Density) of food products. Some duties include:


  • Extracting Samples for ELISA analysis
  • Analyzing samples using ELISA techniques and kits
  • Extraction and analysis for pH, Karl Fisher Moisture.  Density and Water Activity testing
  • Performing all duties in accordance with standard operating procedures
  • Reviewing LIMS summary reports to plan and prioritize workload
  • Identifying and communicating non-conformances to supervisor
  • Participating in improving SOPs and general work instructions
  • Supporting method development and R&D initiatives within Allergen group
  • Other duties as assigned


You are the ideal Laboratory Technician, if:


  • You possess a post-secondary education and/or equivalent related work experience in analytical laboratory
  • Experience with ELISA tests/Karl Fisher Moisture/Density or Water Activity would be an asset
  • You possess analytical problem solving skills and excellent documentation skills
  • You have the ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing environments
  • You are detail-oriented
  • You have the ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • You have excellent interpersonal skill
  • You are dynamic, energetic, motivated, positive outlook, and a "can-do" attitude


The shift for this position will be afternoon and weekends


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.


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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