Chemical Technician- Temporary


Nov 23 2022

Full-Time

TBD

Lowbanks

Innophos has an immediate opening for Temporary Chemical Technicians in their Lowbanks facility to perform qualitative and quantitative determinations of chemical products, gases, raw materials, environmental samples, and miscellaneous samples using physical and/or chemical analysis methods, and equipment calibration using standard samples.

Responsibilities:

  • Working with various laboratory reagents and chemicals, such as nitric acid, hydrochloric acid, etc.
  • Receive instructions from the Manager of Quality Food and Safety, Quality Chemist, and/or Senior Chemical Technician
  • Perform routine and non-routine laboratory, plant analytical, and environmental tests using good analytical techniques
  • Catalogue samples
  • Record all results of testing
  • Pass, release all product meeting specifications and report all products not meeting specification
  • Keep all equipment and environment clean
  • Collects environmental samples and inspects sump holes
  • Operates DI water production
  • Produces certificates of analysis
  • Maintains SQC charts on the product as directed
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Education:

  • Completed relevant post-secondary education. ie - Minimum of a 3-year diploma or degree (Science, Chemistry, or Biochemistry) preferred.
  • College/University Students in a related course of study seeking part-time work may also be considered.
  • Courses in analytical wet chemistry and instrument analysis are an asset.

Additional Information:

  • Full-time hours
  • Day, afternoon & night shifts – rotating (shifts are 8, 10, and 12-hour rotating schedule)
  • Shifts are scheduled Sunday through Saturday
  • Overtime available/required
  • Fixed term contract
  • Ability to commute/relocate