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Reports to : Air Quality - VOC Manager The Special Chemistries Analyst is responsible for the preparation of standards and samples and the analysis in the Special Chemistries area.
Instrumentation used to perform the analysis includes GC-FID, GC-ECD, and GC-MS. Prepare standards, QC and client samples Perform analysis as directed by senior staff and or Team Lead Perform routine maintenance, trouble-
shooting and ensure that instrumentation is in good working order
Our success is dependent on the quality of our employees - that is why we only employ the best!
Organise workloads to meet turn-around-times (TAT) & hold times Adhere to all ALS QA / QC protocols, Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) & policies Query sample work lists, create work groups, data entry, verification and data transfers to LIMS system Use correct methods in accordance with the established procedures and schedules while ensuring analytical quality Maintain a clean and safe work environment Observe established safety regulations and comply with all ALS health and safety policies and procedures Other duties as assigned Ability to lift up to 30 lbs.
14 kg on a regular basis and carry for short distances Manual dexterity to perform intricate and / or repetitive tasks You may be exposed to unpleasant odours Wear issued personal protective equipment (PPE) such as dust masks, gloves etc.
when required Please note that ALS operates 24 / 7 and may require day, afternoon, and graveyard shift work including weekends Completion of technical diploma or degree in chemistry Experienced in using Microsoft Excel and Word Capable of working with minimal supervision Detailed oriented Highly motivated with a positive attitude and strong work ethic Well organized and able to multitask Work as part of a team as well as independently Able to work in a fast paced environment 1-
2 years of laboratory experience, an asset Experience and knowledge operating and maintaining Agilent GC systems, an asset Experience in chemical derivatization and sample clean-
For the employee referral bonus program, this position is eligible for a Level B bonus award. Level B ALS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fostering an inclusive work environment where the different strengths and perspectives of each employee are both recognized and valued.
We therefore encourage applications from all individuals; particularly women, First nations, people with disabilities and visible minorities.
ALS also welcomes applications from people with all levels of ability. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.