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Lab Technician in Calgary at Design Group Staffing

Date Posted: 7/31/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Design Group Staffing is currently recruiting for a Junior Lab Tech in Calgary for a 1 year contract term.

This is a perfect opportunity for those who have recently completed a Chemical Engineering Technology Diploma and possess up to 1-2 years of Lab Tech work experience.


  • Perform physical tests on polyethylene film and molding resins and processed parts
  • Contribute to continuous improvement of quality and reliability of test results
  • Contribute to the operation-related maintenance and housekeeping of the Physical Test Lab and testing equipment
  • Develop new methods for new applications and new products
    May execute projects in collaboration with Technical Service Specialists


  • Technical Diploma in Plastics Technology, Chemical Technology diploma, Chemical Engineering Technology diploma or related university degree (Materials, Mechanical)
  • Up to 1-2 years of experience in a similar role; co-op experience will also be sufficient
  • Background in plastics testing would be beneficial
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office suite
  • Excellent attention to detail and the ability to troubleshoot
  • Excellent communication skills and be comfortable asking questions when uncertain
  • Very good interpersonal skills and be able to receive and give feedback effectively
  • Must work well in a team setting, as well as independently
  • Ability to learn quickly and function in a fast-paced, priority-driven environment
  • Must supply own steel toe boots


Please apply directly online at to job # 54619.

Design Group Staffing would like to thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity. Due to the volume of resumes we receive we may only be able to respond directly to those candidates being selected for an interview.

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