Current Career Opportunities
Job Details
BackBack
Are you interested in this career opportunity? Click on Apply Now! and we will walk you through our Online Application process. If you know of someone else who might be interested, please send this opportunity to a friend.
Service Area Environmental & Engineering/Wastewater Treatment
File # S-25-14E
Posting Closed Date 3/24/2014
Position Title Co-op Student - Laboratory Technician
Position Type Student - Co-Op
Employee Group CUPE Local 101
Summary of Duties
Reporting to the Chemist and Environmental Services Engineer, most of the duties in this position will be carried out in the Laboratory under the direction of a qualified Technician/Technologist.
 

Work Performed:

  • Receives samples and conducts analysis of waste water and related samples.
  • Follows specified laboratory practices.  Uses and maintains laboratory equipment as needed.
  • After proper training, analyses may include Suspended Solids, Total Solids, pHand Alkalinity.
  • Includes the operation of Balances, Auto Analyzers, etc.
  • Tabulates, calculates and records results through a LIMS.
  • Will provide back-up and assistance for Laboratory staff.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

 

Note:  Safety shoes are required in the Laboratory and are the individual's responsibility.  Lab coats, safety glasses (non-prescription) and other required equipment is required.

Qualifications Must be enrolled full-time in an Environmental Technology Co-p Diploma Program at a recognized college where this term of employment would be a viable Co-op placement.
Compensation Range $14.96 per hour
Other Information Please note:  This is a full-time temporary position from May to August 2014.
Important Instructions
NOTE: PLEASE UPLOAD YOUR TRANSCRIPTS WITH YOUR APPLICATION (Under the Documents Section) AS WELL AS TWO LETTERS OF REFERENCE.
 
Please note successful candidates will be asked to provide a basic criminal record check dated within the last six months. This documentation would not be required until further in the recruitment process (following the interview stage if selected).


The Corporation of the City of London strives to foster a workplace in which all individuals maximize their potential, regardless of their differences. We are committed to attracting, engaging, developing and celebrating exceptional people in public service who are representative of our community.

The City of London is also committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs. Accommodation may be provided in all parts of the hiring process.