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Lab Technician

Full Time
5 hours ago
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Prince George, BC, Canada
Intercontinental Pulp

You possess a meticulous nature, driven by a dedication to intricate details. Your standards remain consistently high, and you exhibit a powerful drive to swiftly achieve the most favorable outcomes. A self-starter who also excels in independent settings, you exhibit a profound sense of self-guidance and adaptability. A true lab tech, you have a love for variety and are a master of "mixing" it all up!

As a Lab Technician, you will be responsible for performing and assisting with pulp mill environmental and laboratory functions. These tasks are designed to ensure adherence to both current and forthcoming regulatory requisites. Your core duties encompass the performance of environmental sampling, evaluations, and analyses. Your unwavering commitment to accuracy guarantees thorough examination of water effluent, air emissions, and potable water, all geared towards satisfying the conditions specified in permits. The role is for a temporary, 2-year contract with the potential for a long-term opportunity.

A day in the life of a Lab Technician includes:
  • Conducting environmental samples as required
  • Providing environmental testing analysis, data management, and preparing compliance reporting for the mill, regulatory, and other agencies
  • Testing water effluent, air emissions, and potable water to ensure they meet permit requirements
  • Monitoring the operation of biological treatment basins and air emissions controls
  • Assisting with laboratory testing for other process conditions as required
  • Maintaining environmental testing laboratory, ensuring compliance with both ISO:9001 under CPL's QMS and ISO:14001 under CPL's EMS

For this role, come equipped with:
  • A technical diploma in a related field
  • Laboratory experience
  • Demonstrated computer skills in data management and analysis
  • Excellent safety skills and awareness

In a perfect world, having experience working in a Pulp mill or other industrial settings will certainly "magnify" your application . If you have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and are ready to get the job done, click that "apply" button today! #CADS #LI-JW

Please note that if a wage scale is mentioned in our job posting, it was not provided by Canfor. Our compensation is highly competitive, equitable, and reflective of our organizational values. We encourage you to apply for this position to learn more about the attractive Total Rewards package we offer at Canfor.

Don't check off every single bullet point? Studies show that people are reluctant to apply for positions they aren't 100% qualified for. At Canfor, our focus is finding the right fit for our organization, not a criteria checklist. We encourage applications from individuals whose backgrounds may not perfectly align.

At Canfor, diversity meansunderstanding, recognizing, and valuingthe differences that make each person unique. We see inclusion and diversity as essential to our productivity, creativity, innovation, and competitive advantage. Therefore, we strive for afair and equitable recruitment process where hiring decisions are based on each applicant's qualifications and experience.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. The specific type of employment screening conducted varies depending on the role and location. These screenings may involve behavioral assessments, references, physical testing, and criminal record checks.

Why Canfor?
Canfor is a global leader in the manufacturing of low-carbon forest products, including lumber, pulp, paper, wood pellets, and green energy. We embrace innovation in our industry and provide high-quality products to global markets. With our dedicated employees, we demonstrate leading environmental practices and are committed to the communities that host our operations.

As we continue to diversify our business, we have exciting work and development opportunities to help you build a rewarding career.

Our people-focused approach prioritizes our employees' safety, well-being, and growth because they are critical to the success of our company. We provide learning opportunities that support you in developing skills and competencies at each stage of your career at Canfor. We offer competitive compensation and industry-leading benefits to best support our employees and their families.

Join us today and together, we can build a sustainable future.

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Prince George, BC
Prince George, BC's Northern Capital, offers big-city comfort and convenience with small-town serenity and sensibilities. As the largest city in northern BC, Prince George is a hub of industry, offering numerous employment opportunities and is home to the University of Northern British Columbia. In addition, this region's temperate climate creates a lush environment of emerald-green forests and ample opportunities for outdoor activity. For more information, visit or .

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Canfor is one of the world’s largest and most respected integrated forest products companies. For more than 75 years, we have been delivering top-quality lumber, pulp and paper products to our valu...

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