Burcon is a pioneer in the development of novel vegetable-based protein ingredients. We have developed the revolutionary soy protein CLARISOY™ which is under license to Archer Daniels Midland Company, and are developing Peazazz™ pea protein isolate as well as the canola protein isolates Puratein® and SuperteinTM. We seek a Laboratory Technician for our Winnipeg based technical centre. This position has a one year term.
Candidates must have a scientific background, preferably in Chemistry, Food Science or similar. In addition, the successful applicant will have experience in using standard lab equipment and have practical knowledge of HPLC. Knowledge of nitrogen analysis would be a plus. Applicant must be a self-starter who enjoys a hands-on environment. The ideal candidate must be flexible and reliable and will have an aptitude for working in a fast changing R&D environment and is able to understand new developments quickly.
Compensation includes salary plus benefits package and will be based on experience, education, and ability. Please send your resume to Dr. Martin Schweizer at:
Burcon NutraScience (MB) Corp.
1388 Waller Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3T 1P9
Fax: (204) 284-6407