Lab Sampling Tech – Christina Lake, AB

Target Start Date: February 9, 2023                              Contract Length: 1 Year
Location: Christina Lake, AB                                          Schedule: 8 on/ 6 off 
Wage: $28 – $30/hr depending on experience and qualifications

Core Responsibilities:

  • Perform sampling tasks throughout the plant site, field and off sites to support critical and core analysis for our operations, ensuring these samples are representative of the source
  • Support lab operation, safety and environmental systems
  • Support stakeholders on projects, R&D and operations optimization
  • Troubleshoot plant process/sampling issues
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of applicable Cenovus prescribed sofwate and programs
  • Look for and lead efforts to improve processes and procedures as it relates to position
  • Carry out routine and non-routine lab sampling
  • Perform routine and non-routine chemical and physical analysis as requested/required in support of stakeholders and coworkers
  • Data entry as needed
  • Sample login into SampleManager
  • Communicate with Operations on plant issues impacting sampling and safety
  • Ensure proper safety protocols are in place and in practice when performing duties
  • Identify issues that impact safety, environment and/or production
  • Report any safety issues that come up and help contribute to ideas for avoiding accidents and improving the overall safety at the Christina Lake facility 
  • Shipping champion for Lab group, ensuring TDG requirements are met, proper labeling/cost coding is documented on COCs, etc.
  • Clean sampling containers (cylinders) to prevent contamination 
  • Train new Field Lab Technician’s on sampling protocols and procedures
  • Ensure proper communication and documentation occurs with cross shift (crossover notes, etc.) 

Must Have Qualifications:

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Class 5 Driver’s Licence 
  • Experience calibrating laboratory instruments
  • Working knowledge of environmental field sampling, testing and related protocols
  • High school education, or equivalent
  • H2S Alive
  • Industry exposure, mechanically inclined and sampling experience would all be considered assets

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a recent resume and cover letter to 

TJ at Jetstream Personnel Consulting:

We thank all interested candidates for their time and efforts; however, only candidates we wish to interview will be contacted.