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Sample Prep Technician - Mining at AGAT Laboratories in Whitehorse

Posted on Mar 24, 2014 in Mining

Hourly Wage/Annual Salary


Hours per Week

To be determined



About this Job


Working in the mining division sample prep you will be working with client samples and preparing them for analysis in our labs.


 Crush, grind and sieve Geological & Environmental (rock, mineral and soil) samples

 Manual dexterity, able to lift (40-50 lbs) consistently

 Able to sort in a fast paced environment

 Proven organizational and time management skills and result oriented

 Some manual and computer data entry

 Follow QA/QC guidelines

 Working condition – tight deadlines, attention to detail

 Full time/Temporary Position

 Paid bi-weekly

 Standing for extended periods of time

 This is a hot/noisy/dusty environment

 No tools required

 No experience required

Ideal candidates will possess:

 Good use of the English language

 Must be physically fit

 High school diploma

 Ability to multi-task

 Attention to detail

 Good attendance record

 Work well under pressure in a high production environment

 Steel-toed boots required

***Please note that you should be available for shiftwork and overtime including weekends- as we operate on a 24/7 basis**

This job was posted on Mar 24, 2014 and will be removed on Apr 25, 2014

All applications must be received before Apr 25, 2014

AGAT Laboratories

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