Temporary Chemical Lab Technician

Nov 1 2023

Full Time



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


  • 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.
  • Catalog samples
  • Record all results of testing.
  • Pass, and release all products meeting specifications and report all products not meeting specifications.
  • 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 

  • This is a contract position.
  • Full-time hours
  • Day, afternoon, and night shifts – rotating (shifts are 8-, 10- and 12-hour rotating schedule)
  • Shifts are scheduled Sunday through Saturday
  • Overtime available/required.
  • $36.75/hr.