Laboratory Technician (Temporary)
Canada Malting Co. - Thunder Bay, ON

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Canada Malting Company

POSITION TITLE: Laboratory Technician

LOCATION: Thunder Bay, Ontario

POSITION: Canada Malting, a major processor of barley malt for domestic and foreign brewers, is currently recruiting for 1 full time, temporary (May 1, 2014 – August 29, 2014) Laboratory Technician to join our Quality Assurance Team at our Thunder Bay, Ontario facility.


  • Perform malt and barley analysis in accordance with established methods and procedures, while following all required safety protocols.
  • Maintain integrity and calibration of laboratory instruments and troubleshoot technical problems in the laboratory.
  • Record and process data for lab reports and communicate quality variations to appropriate QA personnel.
  • Maintain integrity of all laboratory records.
  • Actively participate in developing and maintaining QA Systems encompassing the quality principles outlined by the International Standards Organization, with emphasis on documentation and preparation of SOP’s.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly workstation.
  • Complete general quality control and laboratory related tasks as directed.
  • Order and receive laboratory supplies. Maintain appropriate documentation.
  • Perform all other duties or special assignments that are deemed necessary.
  • Conducting special testing of an investigative nature as required.


  • Experience working in an analytical lab, with advanced analytical instrumentation.
  • Must be proficient in the use of a computer, skills to include Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills; ability to proactively identify problems and propose solutions.
  • The ability to communicate effectively with supervisors and co-workers.
  • Must be self-directed and able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Knowledge of Good Laboratory Practices.

EDUCATION: A Bachelor of Science degree with a major in a Chemistry related field.

COMPENSATION: A competitive compensation will be provided.

CONTACT: Tanya Idt
Human Resources