St. John’s, NL
Avalon Laboratories is Newfoundland and Labrador’s only fully certified analytical lab. We provide food
pathology and safety testing, water quality analysis, toxicology testing, as well as testing for the oil & gas
industry. Avalon Laboratories Inc. is Newfoundland and Labrador owned and our office is in St. John’s,
Our team members are passionate about growth, innovation and collaboration. We are constantly
striving to improve and better ourselves so that we can better support our clients. If you have growth
mindset and you thrive under pressure, you are probably a great fit for our team!
We are currently seeking candidates for the roles of Laboratory Technologist for our growing operation.
At Avalon Laboratories Inc, we offer:
A competitive salary
An enjoyable, diverse and healthy working environment
Health and dental program
The main responsibilities in this role include:
Preparing reagents and solutions, cleaning and sterilizing glassware
Completion of quality records and documents
Assists chemists with reporting requirements, prepares reports as required
Ensures laboratory equipment is maintained in good, clean condition and all quality
documentation has been completed
Responsible for the operation and maintenance of equipment, equipment calibrations and
completion of related equipment quality records
Monitors inventory of laboratory supplies and assists chemists with inventory control
Other lab related duties as required and reasonably directed by Lab Supervisor
Skills and Qualifications:
Demonstrates initiative and carries out periodic tasks independently
Experience with implementing and maintaining industry-standard quality systems including ISO
ISO/IEC 17025:2017 and relevant quality practices
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
Maintains an orderly, tidy and organized working environment always
Following of proper methods and procedures
Organizes and prioritizes oneself and plans based on daily assigned laboratory schedules
Have completed a two or three-year institute or college program or equivalent, with courses in
Detailed knowledge of laboratory methods and equipment
Knowledge in word processing software, specifically Microsoft Office
Ability to learn specific, practical techniques and apply this knowledge to solve technical
Time management skills
Excellent attention to detail
Ability to work in a fast-paced, tight deadline environment
How to Apply:
Please email your cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
Closing date for this competition is March 25th, 2020.
Avalon Laboratories is committed to the practice of employment equity, and we encourage applications
from qualified men, women, people of Aboriginal ancestry, persons with disabilities and members of
visible minority groups. At Avalon Laboratories, we value the background, experience and talents of
everyone. We strive to create a workforce that reflects the diverse populations of our communities.
We thank all applicants for your submission. We will be in contact with all those who applied within one
week of the deadline.