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, Maxxam might be the place for you!
Imagine being surrounded by the brightest minds in the industry.
Maxxam Analytics is looking for a
We are seeking a Laboratory Analyst 2 in our Joffre Laboratory located at a petrochemical plant. Joffre is located approximately 20 minutes northeast of Red Deer, Alberta.
As a LABORATORY ANALYST, your main responsibilities are :
Analyze water and organic samples using ICP, GC, HPLC, and NMR
Maintain proper calibration and quality control records
Perform and document routine maintenance procedures
Prepare samples for analysis using extraction methods
Troubleshoot and understand analytical equipment
Report instrument breakdowns to Supervisor and inform senior staff of any sample integrity related issues
Ensure adherence to Maxxam’s policies, certifications and accreditations
You are the ideal LABORATORY ANALYST if you have :
Post-secondary education (degree, diploma, etc) in chemistry or a related field; chemical technology preferred
Basic chemistry knowledge for application in a laboratory setting
Basic understanding of computer use
Detail-oriented with good communication skills (both verbal and written)
Ability to work independently or within a group
Ability to work shifts 7 on 7 off, 12 hour days (not a camp position)
Familiarity with Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) would be an asset
Occasional overtime may be required
WORKING CONDITIONS :
Must live locally in the Red Deer / Lacombe / Blackfalds / Alix, Alberta areas or be willing to relocate
Must have access to reliable transportation to be able to travel to and from site; no public transportation is available
Shift is 7 days on, 7 days off, 12 hour days (6am-6pm)
Maxxam is the Canadian market leader in analytical services and solutions to the energy, environmental, food and DNA industries and a member of the Bureau Veritas Group of companies a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services.
Join our talented community of scientists and experts and apply today at www.Maxxam.ca / careers
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