Junior Lab Technician


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Alberta Complex - Professional - (CAN) 10031 101 Street NW (Professional) AB Edmonton , AB T5J 0H9

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Junior Lab Technician

Manpower is currently seeking a Junior Lab Technician for a long-term contract position our client in the Petrochemical industry in Northern Calgary.


* Perform physical tests on polyethylene film and molding resins and processed parts

* Contribute to continuous improvement of quality and reliability of test results

* Contribute to the operation-related maintenance and housekeeping of the Test Lab and equipment

* Develop new methods for new applications and new products

* Execute projects in collaboration with Technical Service Specialists as required

Required Education / Experience:

* Technical Diploma in Plastics Technology, Chemical Technology diploma, Chemical Engineering Technology Diploma or Related University Degree; Materials, Mechanical

* Previous experience in plastics testing would be considered a strong asset

* Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite

* Excellent attention to detail and the ability to troubleshoot

* Excellent communication skills and comfortable asking questions when uncertain

* Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to receive and give feedback effectively

* Must thrive in a team setting, but also must be self-motivated and able to work independently

* Ability to learn quickly and function in a fast-paced, priority-driven environment

Please email your resume directly to darlene.brunner@manpower.com or call 403.755.4020.

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