COMPANY: AquaTox Testing & Consulting Inc.
LOCATION: Puslinch, Ontario (Laboratory is not accessible by public transportation)
STATUS: Permanent, full-time
ANTICIPATED START DATE: Immediate
ABOUT US: AquaTox Testing & Consulting Inc. operates one of the largest and most respected ecotoxicity laboratories in Canada. AquaTox offers freshwater and marine aquatic toxicity testing, sediment and soil toxicity testing, biodegradability tests, and toxicity investigations and consulting services. Our services are tailored to meet the needs of the mining, pulp and paper, municipal wastewater, iron and steel, electrical power, chemical manufacturing, food and beverage, and petrochemical sectors. For more information, visit us at www.aquatox.ca
DESCRIPTION: This opportunity exists for a Project Manager in our accredited Ecotoxicology Laboratory. As the successful candidate, you will report directly to the President (or VP) and be responsible for, or participate in:
On an as needed basis, this role will also include working at the bench including conducting the following activities:
This position will be of interest to those with a B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Environmental or Aquatic Toxicology, or other closely related discipline. The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge of aquatic toxicology theory and practical application. Five (5) years of applied experience in a laboratory or management setting is required for this position. The successful candidate must be familiar with a variety of aquatic toxicity test methods, including Environment Canada and OECD. Knowledge and experience with GLP testing and requirements would be considered an asset. An understanding of Canadian provincial and federal regulatory requirements for aquatic toxicity testing is also required. Demonstrated technical and scientific writing is a must for this position, along with strong inter-personnel and communication skills, and decision-making abilities. As an essential member of our team, you are available to work flexible hours and weekends (on a rotational basis). In addition, you are willing to work professionally in a team environment and have a commitment to thrive in a proactive organization that believes our employees are the key to our success.
If you require an accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to meet your needs. AquaTox Testing & Consulting Inc. is committed to diversity and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent