Lab Technician - Air Quality Services
Research and Productivity Council (RPC)
Fredericton, NB

The Research and Productivity Council (RPC) is NB’s provincial research organization, a research & technology organization that offers analytical services and applied research. In business since 1962, we serve over 1000 clients annually from our locations in Fredericton, St. George and Moncton, New Brunswick. RPC offers a challenging work environment and competitive compensation. For more information about us, visit our website at www.rpc.ca.

We are recruiting to fill 1 full-time position for a Laboratory Technician in our Air Quality Services (AQS) Compressed Air and Gases department. This position will be located at our head office in Fredericton

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Joining a group of experienced chemists in a commercial lab setting, the successful candidate(s) work will consist of various tasks including the preparation and analysis of various sample matrices, performing daily QA/QC checks, lab maintenance, disposing of waste, etc. The position is ideally suited to an individual with an attention to detail and who is capable of working in a self-directed manner. Good communication skills are necessary for working within a fast-paced commercial laboratory setting cooperatively within a group of technicians.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Diploma or BSc. in Chemistry.
  • An aptitude for working effectively in a fast-paced and technically challenging

environment.

  • An understanding of laboratory QA/QC and electronic data handling.
  • Prior experience in a commercial laboratory would be considered an asset.
  • Organization, initiative, and attention to detail are highly desirable.
  • Able to work independently as well as within a team setting.

TERM

Compensation will be commensurate with education and experience. RPC provides a generous compensation package including pension plan, employee assistance program, health and dental benefits, and paid leave. Hours of work are 8:15 to 4:30 Monday thru Friday with some overtime possible.

APPLY

Please email cover letter and résumé referencing competition #LTIAQS0419 on or before April 30 2019.

Or you can forward directly to:

Human Resources

Research and Productivity Council 921 College Hill Road

Fredericton, N.B. E3B 6Z9

R_e_view of applications will begin as soon as possible and will proceed until a suitable candidate is identified. Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.

RPC is committed to the principle of employment equity

Job Type: Full-time

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)

Location:

  • Fredericton, NB (Preferred)