Lab Assistant - Organic Chemistry

Research and Productivity Council (RPC) - Fredericton, NB (30+ days ago)

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The Research and Productivity Council (RPC) is NB’s provincial research organization, a research & technology organization that offers analytical services and applied research. In business since 1962, we serve over 1000 clients annually from our locations in Fredericton, St. George and Moncton, New Brunswick. RPC offers a challenging work environment and competitive compensation. For more information about us, visit our website at

We are recruiting to fill a position for a Laboratory Assistant in our Organic Analytical Services department. This position will initially be 6 month contract with possibility of extension and/or conversion to regular employee status.


Working with a group of experienced chemists in a commercial lab setting, you will perform various tasks such as sample preparation and extraction, cleanup of lab, and other general lab duties.


  • Diploma or Degree in Chemistry
  • Experience in sample preparation and clean-up techniques
  • Organization, initiative, and attention to detail are highly desirable
  • Able to work independently as well as within a team setting


This is a full time position on a six month contract with possibility of extension. Hours of work are 8:15 to 4:30 Monday thru Friday with some overtime possible. Pay range is $15 - $16/hour.


Please email your résumé referencing competition #LAOAS0719on or before July 19, 2019, or send to:

Human Resources

Research and Productivity Council 921 College Hill Road

Fredericton, N.B. E3B 6Z9

R_eview of applications will begin as soon as possible and will proceed until a suitable candidate is identified. Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted._

RPC is committed to the principle of employment equity.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $15.00 to $16.00 /hour