Lab Technician


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Calgary, AB - (CAN) 734 7th Avenue Southwest Suite 240 AB Calgary , AB - T2P 3P8 Phone : 403-269-6936



Job Description

Lab Technician

Manpower is currently hiring Lab Technicians to fulfill a full-time contract position in Calgary, Alberta.

Summary of Key Responsibilities (job functions include but are not limited to):

* Preparing samples

* Analyzing data

* Reporting results using a LIMS (Laboratory Information Management System)

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

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

* Contribute to operation-related maintenance

* Housekeeping for the Physical Test Lab and testing equipment

* Develop new methods for new applications and new products

* May execute projects in collaboration with Technical Service Specialists

Qualifications and Requirements:

* Technical diploma in Plastics Technology, Chemical Technology, Chemical Engineering Technology or a related university degree (Materials, Mechanical)

* Previous experience working in the plastics industry would be considered an asset

* Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office suite

* Excellent attention to detail and the ability to troubleshoot is required

* Strong communication and interpersonal skills are required

* Must be comfortable to asking questions to clarify

* Must be able to receive and give feedback effectively

* Must work well in a team setting, with ability to work independently

* Applicant must be able to learn quickly and function in a fast-paced, priority-driven environment

In becoming a Manpower associate, you will have the opportunity to learn and grow in industry leading companies. You will also gain access to Manpower's comprehensive benefits package including:

*Competitive pay

*Medical and dental benefits

*Life insurance

*Weekly pay by direct deposit

*Access to Manpower online university

Apply online at or alternatively email or alternately you can reach out to us at 403.269.6936.

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