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West Fraser

Lab Technologist

Location
Quesnel, BC
Details
Full Time
7 days ago
We believe in giving our employees a challenge they can rise to in an environment where they can build their career. We take pride in what we do and our employees have grown right along with us. If you are looking for a Company and colleagues that thrive on growth, challenge and opportunity – discover what you can achieve with West Fraser. We have an immediate opening for a:

Lab Technologist | Quesnel River Pulp

West Fraser is a leading forest products company in Canada. Our goals are simple – leadership through profits, responsibility in communities, excellence in people, strength in products.

Key responsibilities include:

As a Quesnel River Pulp Lab Technologist, you will be required to conduct testing for process evaluation studies and to monitor pulp quality. You will work closely with process engineers and production operators to ensure that our final product meets the customer’s quality requirements. You will be required to calibrate and help maintain test equipment. The successful candidate will be required, over time, to develop competencies that allow them to provide coverage in other areas of the Technical Department including chip testing and water treatment testing.

The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to safety, an aptitude for precision, accuracy analyzing and reporting results. They will possess strong interpersonal and communication skills including technical or procedural writing.

The successful candidate is required to work different shift schedules as assigned including nights and weekends.

Qualifications:
  • Successful completion of a B.Sc. in Science at a recognized University, or
  • Successful completion of a two (2) year diploma in a Technology Program with major emphasis on chemical and/or instrumentation from a recognized Technical Institute
  • Proven experience with environmental or chemical laboratory work and lab instrumentation
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and organization skills
  • Class 5 Driver’s License
  • A proactive, detailed oriented approach to work


West Fraser believes strongly in promoting from within and we are looking for individuals who are interested in a full-time long-term career. The successful candidate should be interested in future growth opportunities within the company.

Located in central BC, Quesnel has a population of approximately 25,000 and features all major conveniences, including its own airport. Quesnel offers affordable housing, modern recreational and educational facilities, regular community events, as well as unlimited recreational activities for the outdoor enthusiast. It doesn't take long to feel part of Quesnel's welcoming community.

If this position sounds like the career for you, apply today in confidence by July 30, 2021, online through our website atwww.westfraser.com/jobs

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We believe in giving our employees a challenge they can rise to in an environment where they can build their career. We take pride in what we do and our employees have grown right along with us. If you are looking for a Company and colleagues that thrive on growth, challenge and opportunity – discover what you can achieve with West Fraser. We have an immediate opening for a:

Lab Technologist | Quesnel River Pulp

West Fraser is a leading forest products company in Canada. Our goals are simple – leadership through profits, responsibility in communities, excellence in people, strength in products.

Key responsibilities include:

As a Quesnel River Pulp Lab Technologist, you will be required to conduct testing for process evaluation studies and to monitor pulp quality. You will work closely with process engineers and production operators to ensure that our final product meets the customer’s quality requirements. You will be required to calibrate and help maintain test equipment. The successful candidate will be required, over time, to develop competencies that allow them to provide coverage in other areas of the Technical Department including chip testing and water treatment testing.

The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to safety, an aptitude for precision, accuracy analyzing and reporting results. They will possess strong interpersonal and communication skills including technical or procedural writing.

The successful candidate is required to work different shift schedules as assigned including nights and weekends.

Qualifications:
  • Successful completion of a B.Sc. in Science at a recognized University, or
  • Successful completion of a two (2) year diploma in a Technology Program with major emphasis on chemical and/or instrumentation from a recognized Technical Institute
  • Proven experience with environmental or chemical laboratory work and lab instrumentation
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and organization skills
  • Class 5 Driver’s License
  • A proactive, detailed oriented approach to work


West Fraser believes strongly in promoting from within and we are looking for individuals who are interested in a full-time long-term career. The successful candidate should be interested in future growth opportunities within the company.

Located in central BC, Quesnel has a population of approximately 25,000 and features all major conveniences, including its own airport. Quesnel offers affordable housing, modern recreational and educational facilities, regular community events, as well as unlimited recreational activities for the outdoor enthusiast. It doesn't take long to feel part of Quesnel's welcoming community.

If this position sounds like the career for you, apply today in confidence by July 30, 2022, online through our website atwww.westfraser.com/jobs

For more information on West Fraser and our current opportunities, visit our website at:www.westfraser.com/jobs

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

West Fraser is an integrated wood products company that produces lumber, wood chips, laminated veneer lumber (LVL), MDF, plywood, pulp and newsprint. Our investments in modern, competitive manufacturing facilities, product innovation and bioenergy are adding up to a bright future. Find out more at: www.WestFraser.com

For more information on West Fraser and our current opportunities, visit our website at:www.westfraser.com/jobs

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

West Fraser is an integrated wood products company that produces lumber, wood chips, laminated veneer lumber (LVL), MDF, plywood, pulp and newsprint. Our investments in modern, competitive manufacturing facilities, product innovation and bioenergy are adding up to a bright future. Find out more at: www.WestFraser.com
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West Fraser is a recognized top employer, named one of Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures (2014), Canada's 10 Best Companies to Work For (2014), Canada's Top 100 Employers (5 ...

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Industry
Forestry, Fishing, Mining, Oil and Energy
Manufacturing
Size
10,000+ employees