Lab Technician Classification "IV" in Chemistry & Biochemistry

Employment Group List: 
CUPE 1393
Posting Type: 
Internal and External
Job Posting Number: 
Closing Date: 
15/08/2022 - 4:00pm


Labs in session:  M-Th 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm & F 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
(12 weeks in Fall & 12 weeks Winter semesters) 
Labs not in session: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

The purpose of the Lab Technician position is to facilitate the continued operation of teaching labs by providing services that support Graduate Assistants / Teaching Assistants (GAs/TAs), students and faculty during the labs, including training the GA/TA's who deliver the labs to the students. 

The successful candidate will have:
• Three (3) year Science Technology College Diploma in a relevant field of study as determined by the Department
• Two (2) years of experience working in a lab
• Knowledge of and experience maintaining basic Scientific Instruments
• The ability to be well organized, accurate and have attention to detail
• Ability to multi-task and prioritize within tight deadlines
• Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills are required in dealing with a broad range of diverse individuals including Students, Faculty, and Stoff in a professional manner
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office {Word, Excel), and Chemical program such as CHEM Draw
• Current CPR and First Aid Certification or ability to obtain

Rate of Pay: 
Classification "IV" per Schedule A of the Collective Agreement

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