Laboratory Technician
Nutrien Ag Solutions
Allan, SK
Job Description

Laboratory Technician - (Allan, Saskatchewan, Canada)

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.

We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.

Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.

Reporting to the Laboratory Supervisor.

What you will do:
Responsible for the timely and orderly flow of analyses originating on site
Ensure the accuracy of all analytical information processed
Report significant deviations from standards to the Lab Supervisor
Expeditiously completing routine shipment, mill development and mill control analysis, and mine samples
Participate in the Laboratory QA/QC program
Fully support and follow lab procedures and safety policies
Maintaining a safe, clean, and orderly work environment

What you will bring:
Familiarity with basic laboratory instrumentation, standard operating procedures and safe work practices
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Comfortable working with multiple functions and in a multi-tasking, deadline oriented, team environment
Demonstrated self-motivation, analytical, problem solving skills and initiative to achieve desired outcomes
Strong attention to detail and ability to maintain accuracy in a fast-paced environment
Proficient in Microsoft Office particularly Excel
Ability to manage multiple pieces of work simultaneously with strong results and goal orientation focused around quality
Graduate of the Chemical Technology or equivalent degree program
This position will require working weekends

Are you a good match? Apply today!

Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics

This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.