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Mass Spectrometry Technician

Employer

Isomass Scientific Inc

Date Posted

June 10, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $65,000.00 to $70,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 34 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 10, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Isomass Scientific Inc

Languages

English

Education

  • College/CEGEP
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Various locations
  • Service
  • On-site customer service
  • Electronic

Tasks

  • Maintain laboratory equipment
  • MS Office
  • Adjust, align, replace or repair electronic equipment and assemblies
  • Test and adjust repaired products for proper functioning
  • Repair or replace defective or worn-out parts and components using hand, power or specially designed tools
  • Inspect products to determine the requirements for repair
  • Inspect and test electronic equipment and assemblies
  • Diagnose and locate circuit, component and equipment faults
  • Complete work orders, test and maintenance reports
  • Calibrate electronic equipment and instruments
  • Calibrate products using hand tools
  • Assist in inspecting, testing and adjusting electronic components
  • Provide customer service
  • Set up and operate specialized and standard test equipment to diagnose, test and analyze the performance of electrical and electronic components, assemblies and systems
  • Repair electronic equipment
  • Install electronic equipment

Type of service and repair

Spectrometers

Analytical techniques

  • Spectroscopy
  • High vacuum techniques
  • Physical separation techniques
  • GC-MS/FID system
  • Spectometry by Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP)

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • MS Outlook

Equipment and machinery experience

Hand tools

Area of work experience

  • Analysis
  • Process troubleshooting

Type of industry experience

Scientific and professional equipment

Security and safety

Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Parking paid by employer
  • Own vehicle
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Willing to travel cross-border
  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Overtime required
  • Physically demanding
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Weight handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Versatility
  • Proactive
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Values and ethics
  • Reliability

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Experience

Will train

Workplace information

On the road job

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Mileage paid

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities
  • Travel insurance

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Mass Spectrometry Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Chemical Technologists
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to operate and maintain laboratory equipment and apparatus, to operate chemical and petrochemical pilot plants, and to conduct air and water quality testing and assessments

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing data to develop and conduct programs of sampling and analysis to maintain quality standards of raw materials, chemical intermediates and products

METHODICAL

Interest in supervising to oversee environmental monitoring and protection activities and compliance with standards; in assisting in the development of chemical engineering processes, standards, procedures and health and safety measures; in assisting in studies of chemical engineering procurement, construction, inspection and maintenance; and in preparing solutions of gas and liquid, reagents and sample formulations

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

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Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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Interest Codes

Chemical Technicians
METHODICAL

Interest in compiling records for analytical studies; and in preparing solutions of gas and liquid, reagents and sample formulations

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to operate and maintain laboratory equipment and apparatus, and to assist with environmental air and water quality monitoring and protection

innovative

Interest in assisting to develop and conduct programs of sampling and analysis to maintain quality standards; and in carrying out a limited range of other technical functions in support of chemical research, tests and analyses

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn About Interests

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