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Chemical Processing Quality Control Technician Posted on Jan 25, 2018 by Flexahopper Plastics Ltd.

  • Location Lethbridge, AB
  • Earnings $27.00 to $30.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 24, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Flexahopper Plastics Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Area of Work Experience

  • Quality assurance and control
  • Process troubleshooting
  • Product development and formulation
  • Non-industrial research
  • Industrial research
  • Analysis

Additional Skills

MS Office

Analytical Techniques

  • Thermal analysis
  • Statistics
  • Spectroscopy
  • Sampling
  • Particles, surface and colloid chemistry
  • Microscopy
  • Physical separation techniques

Area of Specialization

  • Physical chemistry
  • Materials science
  • Chemical engineering
  • Analytical chemistry

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Type of Industry Experience

Plastic

Specific Skills

  • Set up and conduct chemical experiments, tests and analyses
  • Assist in set up and conduction of chemical experiments
  • Assist in design and fabrication of experimental apparatus
  • Assist in developing and conducting sampling and analysis
  • Prepare solution of gas or liquid, reagents, and sample formulations
  • Operate and maintain laboratory equipment and apparatus and prepare solutions of gas and liquid, reagents and sample formulations
  • Assist in the development of chemical engineering processes, studies of chemical engineering procurement, construction, inspection and maintenance

Work Site Environment

Odours

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • Urban area
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Chemical Technologist Specific Skills

  • Set up and conduct chemical experiments, tests and analyses
  • Assist in design and fabrication of experimental apparatus
  • Assist in developing and conducting sampling and analysis
  • Operate and maintain laboratory equipment and apparatus and prepare solutions of gas and liquid, reagents and sample formulations
  • Assist in the development of chemical engineering processes, studies of chemical engineering procurement, construction, inspection and maintenance

Chemical Technician Specific Skills

  • Assist in set up and conduction of chemical experiments
  • Assist in design and fabrication of experimental apparatus
  • Operate and maintain laboratory equipment and apparatus and prepare solutions of gas and liquid, reagents and sample formulations
  • Compile records for analytical studies

Personal Suitability

  • Accurate
  • Judgement
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Feb 24, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Chemical Processing Quality Control Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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 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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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 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 More

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