ALS USA Inc./ALS Canada Ltd

  • Sample Preparation Technician

    Location CA-BC-Terrace
    Posted Date 1 week ago(4/10/2018 12:14 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Sample Preparation
  • Overview

    Do you have a can-do attitude and like to keep busy? Do you want to do something different? Are you motivated by a rapidly changing environment and ambitious goals? Then we have a position for you!


    About the Company


    Did you know that mining is one of Canada's most important economic sectors? Canada is one of the largest mining nations in the world and mining is a multi-billion dollar industry.


    ALS operates a network of laboratories that analyze samples for the mining industry. We are a global company with competitive wages, a robust benefits program, and excellent career growth.


    If you’re passionate about working in a team environment, then we want to hear from you. Previous laboratory experience or post-secondary education is not required. Full training will be provided!


    Location: ALS Geochemistry, Terrace


    Compensation: Starts at $14/hr + Shift Differentials



    We have immediate openings for various positions. You could be involved in:

    • Working with light industrial equipment to crush rock and mining samples and prepare them for analysis;
    • Learning and using industry leading procedures and processes in analytical testing;

    • Engaging in our safety culture to meet and exceed safety standards;

    • Challenging yourself to meet quick turnaround commitments.



    • Able to work independently or as part of a team;
    • Basic English communication skills (written and verbal);

    • Be clean shaven for Personal Protective Equipment (respirator);

    • Able to stand for a full shift and work in a hot and dusty environment;

    • Able to lift up to 50lbs at various times throughout the shift. 

    For further details:


    • We have immediate openings available. Candidates interested in this opportunity should apply online with their resume;
    • We would like to thank everyone for their interest in ALS, however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted;

    • For the employee referral bonus program this position is eligible for a Level A bonus award.


    ALS welcomes and encourages applications from people with all levels of ability. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


    ALS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to fostering an inclusive work environment where the different strengths and perspectives of each employee are both recognized and valued.



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