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Reports to : Client Services Manager Follow all health, safety and environment regulations Receive work orders as they arrive in the laboratory with little or no supervision;
Open and layout samples and paperwork to confirm all required samples have been received with little or no supervision;
Our success is dependent on the quality of our employees - that is why we only employ the best!
Enter all pertinent information into the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS); Determine when client sample processing instructions are missing, incomplete or ambiguous;
Maintain close liaison with Laboratory Manager and other lab staff to ensure the smooth delivery of our services to clients;
Shipping and receiving duties as required, including processing of supplies receiving; Complete bottle orders, including tracking of bottle orders to ensure timely and accurate completion;
Sample pickup driver as required on a fill-in basis Ensure adherence to all procedures and policies (safety, quality, employment and technical);
Transport samples into lab, some heavy lifting required (up to 23kg); Identify and resolve internal and external problems when they arise;
Early morning and weekend and evening shifts may be required as needed; Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and adhere to strict QA / QC requirements;
Use correct methods in accordance with the established procedures and schedules while ensuring analytical quality; Observe established safety regulations and comply with all ALS health and safety policies and procedures Other duties as assigned.
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. / 23 kg on a regular basis and carry for short distances; Ability to stand for up to a full shift;
Ability to sit at a desk and do general office work, which includes periodic sedentary responsibilities. The ideal candidate would have : Completion of high school diploma or equivalent (required);
Some experience working in a fast-paced, production, and / or preparation environment (asset); Knowledge from high school science courses and / or basic laboratory safety (asset);
Experience working with chemicals or in a laboratory setting (ex. school) (asset).
You would also be :
Intermediate English communication skills required (auditory, verbal, written, and reading); Basic user of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook), with basic computer skills;
Accurate and efficient data entry skills; Well organized, with the ability to meet strict deadlines; Process oriented, with the ability to critically think in ambiguous situations;
Work independently and as part of a team; Strong work ethic and willingness to take on varied tasks as required; Commitment to excellence and a client-
focused attitude. Candidates interested in this opportunity should apply online no later than April 22, 2019; We would like to thank everyone for their interest in ALS but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted;
For the employee referral bonus program, this position is eligible for a Level A bonus award. Level A 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.