West Coast Reduction Ltd. - Nothing Left Behind*. For more than 50 years we’ve been providing a necessary service. From our early roots as a butcher to our modern rendering facilities, we’ve created safe, environmentally friendly recycling solutions for the agriculture industry. We create valuable ingredients for everyday products, while at the same time helping to keep local communities clean and sustainable. Learn more at www.wcrl.com.
Based at our Plant on the Port of Vancouver, we are hiring a Laboratory Technician. As an integral part of the production process, this position is a full-time, permanent role. Shift times will be either Monday to Friday or Tuesday to Saturday for this role.
Why join our Team?
Chance to build a stable career with a reputable, family-owned company of more than 400 employees
Continuous training and development available
Full compensation package provided to full-time employees (including extended health benefits and MSP coverage)
Competitive wage offered with RRSP matching for employee contributions
Take samples from various raw materials, finished products and waste water systems
Draw and analyze various samples to ensure our product meets customer requirements and meets the company specifications
Work closely with the production department to perform non-routine testing as required
Maintain accurate record-keeping of logs and documentation
Perform shift work based on company needs
We're looking for candidates who:
Have flexible availability to work the following shifts: Monday to Friday or Tuesday to Saturday
Possession of a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, or Chemical Sciences Technology Diploma from a recognized post-secondary institution
Prior experience in a similar role, or equivalent co-op or practicum position for a chemical laboratory or industry field work a strong asset
Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite products and other technology software
Ability to frequently move, carry, lift, push and pull equipment up to 25 lbs without assistance and occasionally greater with assistance
Adaptable to adverse conditions including confined space, heights, odours and animal by-products
Adept at taking accurate measurements, handling of analytical, sampling and measurement equipment
Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or click on the "Apply Now" link below.
We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.