Lab Technician

Kitimat, BC V8C-2G5

Posted: 04/30/2024 Job Category: Technical Job Number: 180075 Pay Rate: $40.00 - $45.00

Job Description


The oil and gas client you will be working for is currently supporting the largest LNG project in North America. This is your opportunity to be part of history, in an environment that will challenge you to apply all your skills, and where you can learn with a diverse team of highly experienced industry professionals and mentors. The client maintains a healthy, respectful, and safe environment for all our employees, contractors, partners, and communities. Protecting our people, community and our operations is our top priority.


Kitimat BC


5/2 40 hours per week, 5 days a week (overtime may be required, 40-50hrs/week)

Contract Term:

12 months possible extension

About the Role

  • The laboratory technologist will assist in developing, validating and implementing laboratory test methods to support lab sample testing for operational support.

  • The laboratory technologist will follow all lab safety protocols and contribute to maintaining safety and address safety issues when they arise. The Laboratory technologist will perform day to day activities such as perform routine and adhoc testing of process samples and finished product certification.

  • The Laboratory technologist will ensure lab instruments are calibrated and maintained for optimum performance and will troubleshoot lab instruments when problems arise. In addition to this, the laboratory technologist will maintain lab consumables supplies, Chemicals and reagents.

To succeed with us in Laboratory Department, we need your enthusiasm to:

  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills that inspire and energize people and create a clear sense of direction and priorities.

  • Ability to positively influence people, effectively drive work processes and ensure compliance with policies

  • Ability to drive execution and stretch the performance of people with a wide range of capabilities

  • Comfortable with change and ambiguity such that informed decisions are made without undue delay

  • Courage to hold strong to views when challenging current practices to encourage exploration of new ideas that drive improvement, i.E., Digitization

  • Demonstrate a strong personal commitment to Diversity and Inclusion through collaboration across functional and cultural boundaries

  • Develop your own capabilities and of others through coaching, mentoring, that help people build their careers

To be successful, you will have:

  • Bachelor s degree in chemistry or Chemical Technology Diploma or Chemical Engineering Technology

  • 3+ years experience in LNG/Refining/Petrochemical or heavy industry operations

  • Proven safety leadership skills, good understanding of HSSE requirements, track record in managing personal and process safety.

  • Good communication skills (written and oral) and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage effectively at all levels of the organization. Work together with/ align with other engineering disciplines for supporting operations shift teams

  • Strong knowledge and experience with key lab equipment such as Gas Chromatography, IC s, Titrators, Spectrophotometers, pH and conductivity meters etc.

  • Strong computer skills - PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook

  • Strong Knowledge of ASTM and Standard Water and wastewater testing test methods, ISO 17025 standard

  • Ability to support and sustain changes.

  • Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision

  • Strong networking and business relationship building skills is strongly desired.

  • Strong continuous improvement mindset.

  • Works effectively in a team environment that builds trust and engagement.

  • Maintains a strong relationship partnership with the Operations Unit Production Specialist, Head of Operations, and technical discipline specialists sharing overall responsibility for the successful planning and execution of these activities

  • Have a strong understanding of the business, their processes and data landscape to be able to identify problems, generate value and transform the way we work.

  • Embrace change and can work with agility to constantly adapt and manage change.

  • Excellent analytical, planning and problem-solving skills.

This role requires that you:

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada (i.E., by way of Canadian citizenship, permanent residency, or valid work permit) (External role)

  • Commissioning and Start up when assigned: 12hr rotating shiftwork. Additional hours will be required during turnaround to support execution.

  • Undergo a pre-placement medical assessment of your fitness for duty, a background check and Pre-Site Access testing for alcohol and specified drugs.

If you meet the above requirements and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit your resume to corinne.Hasid@cenergyintl.Com with the job title as the subject line.

Pay Range:

The pay range for this position is $40-45 per hour; however, the pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. This pay information is being provided pursuant to applicable law and is based in part on market location.

Cenergy is a dynamic, diverse, woman-owned that has provided stellar support to our Clients globally for over 25 years! We hire extraordinary people, and each of our team members are encouraged to embody our core values to drive innovation and own it with integrity and trust while adding to our positive and forward-thinking atmosphere.

Cenergy employees can enjoy the following robust benefits and resources:

Ongoing Training (RSO, Systems, Software Programs, OSHA Safety, JJ Keller, etc.)

Continuous Employment Development and Learning

Ongoing Advocacy, internal assets with HSE, Legal and HR teams and experts to aid in Employee Career Path and Advancement

RRSP Retirement Plan

Manulife Medical Coverage

Dental Insurance Coverage

Vision Insurance Coverage

Basic Life Insurance & AD&D

Long Term Disability

Voluntary Short-Term Disability

Access to Health Joy

GAP Medical Coverage

Direct Deposit

Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts

Paid Holidays

Paid Vacation

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