Product Preparation Technician
at Labstat International Inc. in Kitchener
Labstat International Inc. is an independent, privately owned, analytical laboratory with over 40 years of leading experience in testing all types of nicotine containing products including e-cigarette liquids, and vapours, heat-not-burn substrates and emissions, as well as smokeless and combustible tobacco products and emissions for regulatory reporting and labelling for worldwide interests.
As a recognized global "Centre of Excellence" our team of Scientists and Technicians perform testing for clients around the world in analytical chemistry, toxicology, biomarkers as well as extensive research and method development.
As a result of our continuing growth, Labstat has the following employment opportunity available:
Product Preparation Technician
Posting # 2020-23
Working as a member of a team accountable for performing and recording the physical measurements for the cigarettes and/or other tobacco related product prior testing within an ISO 17025 environment, as a Product Preparation Technician will prepare products for testing according to project details and test methods/SOPs, this includes but is not limited to: retrieving appropriate product, counting product before and after testing, marking and making product, blocking product vents (using tape), recording for signing in/out before and after the tobacco product is ready for testing. The Product Preparation Technician is also responsible for properly storing and/or discarding products for maintaining accurate inventory. The Product Preparation Technician must be able to work in temperature/humidity controlled environmental rooms.
Evidence of the following is required:
- Administrative experience, knowledge of inventory processes an asset
- Ability to use delicate tools (rulers, calipers, tweezers etc.) to handle and measure product
- Ability to prioritize to remain efficient
- Ability to work while under pressure and with various distractions
- Ability to demonstrate effective communication skills
- Ability to see all small details when handling the product
- Previous experience with repetitive jobs
- Possibility of wearing a dust mask for up to 7.5 hours for specific tasks
- MUST BE ABLE TO WORK BOTH DAYS & AFTERNOON SHIFTS ON ROTATION
The successful candidate will possess at least a high school diploma and excellent attention to detail. A working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word and Excel) as well as mathematical skill is also a requirement.
You are the ideal candidate for the above position if you have a demonstrated commitment and enthusiasm for working in a team-based environment. You have excellent communication skills, high energy, and a willingness to learn and achieve results.
Labstat offers competitive wages, benefits, vacation schedule, training programs and social events.
Labstat values a diverse workforce.
Labstat values Equal Opportunity and embraces diversity. Begin a dynamic and rewarding career by becoming a member of Labstat’s team of professionals!
Labstat is committed to meeting the accessibility requirements under the AODA and we invite applicants to contact us for specific requirements.
How to Apply:
Qualified applicants should quote posting #2020-23 and apply to:
Human Resources; Labstat International Inc.
262 Manitou Dr.
Kitchener, ON N2C 1L3
Fax (519) 748-1654
*When applying, please state you heard about this opportunity from The Region of Waterloo.
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