Laboratory Technician - Camp Based

Job Title: Laboratory Technician - Camp Based
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Conklin, Canada
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-01-11
Reference: BH-97330
Contact Name: Melissa Sim
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 11, 2019 16:53

Job Description

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas industry. Our client, a large oil and gas operator, is currently seeking a Laboratory Technician to be based in 12 month contract. This is field based position, 8x6 rotation, FIFO from Calgary/Edmonton with 12 hour days.


  • Perform routine and non-routine chemical and physical analysis in support of stakeholder requirements
  • Comply with established QMS and QC/QA procedures and accredited methodology in the labs
  • Ensure instruments are calibrated and chemical inventory is stocked         
  • Troubleshoot instrument/technical issues and associated documentation
  • Participate in writing and updating Standard Operating Procedures
  • Ensure daily Quality Assurance and Quality Control is performed, documented and charted for all lab instruments and/or equipment
  • Execute responsibilities according to  Safety Commitments by complying to safety policies and procedures, escalating unsafe work and identifying safety concerns
  • Follow procedures, escalating unsafe work and identifying safety concerns

  • 5 years lab experience
  • Chemical Technology diploma or University degree
  • Surface water sample testing experience is an asset
  • Excellent time management, interpersonal, documentation and organizational skills
  • Proficient with standard software including LIMS, Microsoft Word, Excel, etc. is preferred
  • Experience in the oil & gas industry
  • Team oriented and self-motivated in a dynamic environment
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license
Only qualified candidates will be contacted.