ALS USA Inc./ALS Canada Ltd

  • Entry Level General Labourer - Fire Assay Loader

    Location CA-BC-North Vancouver
    Posted Date 7 days ago(4/12/2018 5:18 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
  • Overview

    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, North Vancouver


    Shift: Day, Afternoon, Graveyard; Full-time hours 


    Compensation: Up to $17.57/hr.



    ALS also provides:

    • Shift differentials
    • Annual bonus eligibility
    • Annual wage increases



    You will be responsible for working with light industrial equipment to prepare geological samples for analysis.


    Other Requirements:

    • Basic verbal English communication skills (written and verbal) and ability to read English;
    • Able to lift up to 50lbs;
    • Able to work within a hot and dusty environment;
    • Must be willing to comply with the following H&S requirements:
      • Be clean shaven for Personal Protective Equipment (respirator);
      • Wear issued personal protective equipment (PPE) such as dust masks, gloves etc., when required;
      • Shower before the end of each shift
      • Undergo a lead blood test required every 6 months;

    • Ability to stand for up to a full shift;
    • Ability to work evenings and weekends and various shifts as assigned. Shift differentials will be paid if applicable.


    Looking for further details?

    • Candidates interested in this opportunity should apply online no later than April 19th, 2018;
    • We would like to thank everyone for their interest in ALS but 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 is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fostering an inclusive work environment where the different strengths and perspectives of each employee are both recognized and valued. We therefore encourage applications from all individuals; particularly women, First nations, people with disabilities and visible minorities.


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


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed