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Laboratory Technologist, Nisku

Last update 2024-05-17
Expires 2024-05-16
ID #2122932772
Laboratory Technologist, Nisku
Canada, Alberta, Nisku,
Modified April 19, 2024


Recochem is leading the way in offering global thermal management, emission control, vehicle care and household solutions that provide protection & safety to consumers and to the environment. Recochem excels at turning consumer insights into innovation while driving In-depth category expertise and building power brands that align to consumer preference. Our innovative solutions are backed by R&D expertise and next-level education. Our progressive supply chain is unmatched, with 16 factories across the globe. Recochem’s solutions include coolant/antifreeze, EV thermal fluids, performance fluids, diesel exhaust fluid, windshield washer fluids, car care, rust preventatives, household solvents & winterizing solutions. The opportunity: Recochem is looking for a laboratory technologist to join our dynamic R&D team. In this technical role, you will be a vital member of the R&D team, a team player who collaborates with other team members to work towards new technologies and solutions for our diverse global customer base, from everyday consumers to OEMs. Your expertise will drive the successful execution of experiments, development of new products and enhancing the technologies of our products for the short and long term. The Lab Technologist will report to our Product Development Manager, Coolant. This position is based in Nisku, AB. Responsibilities: Familiarize with the various industry standards and test methods (ASTM, ISO) related to thermal management fluids including antifreeze, coolant, and various heat transfer fluids. Conduct various experiments and performance testing in a safe and environmentally responsible manner and in accordance with the appropriate procedures, industry standards and test methods. Tests may support new product development, fleet trial, or customer in-field troubleshooting. Assist in the development of new test methods. Collaborate with other technical team members to define projects, develop experimental design and develop schedule for experiments and performance tests. Prepare various product formulations for in-house and external tests. Participate in the development or validation of new formulation blending instructions and specifications. Perform calibration and routine maintenance on laboratory equipments, including repairs and troubleshooting. Maintain an appropriate inventory of the required lab consumables to ensure no disruptions to lab operations. Develop and implement a data collection and reporting system that clearly records all aspects of experiment, performance test results and sample analysis accurately. Prepare detailed report of experimental and performance test results and their interpretation to the appropriate project lead in a timely manner. Work with shipping department to ship samples globally when required. Liase with external labs to ensure tests by external labs are conducted correctly and in a timely manner Collaborate with other members of the lab to advance the housekeeping standard of the lab Conduct the day to day operations following the required ISO standards (9001 and 17025)Requirements: Minimum requirement is a Chemical / or Mechanical Technologist Diploma and / or equivalent plus a minimum of 2 years work experience in a related field. The 2 years of work experience must be in a chemical / analytical / product performance laboratory. High regards to personal and process safety Experience in laboratory safety, general lab tests, working with mechanical equipment, experience with process control equipment and ASTM performance tests. Experience in the chemical and performance evaluations of engine coolants or heat transfer fluid is a definite asset but is not essential. A general awareness of / experience with various analytical characterization methods such as Ion Chromatography, Inductively Coupled Plasma and spectrophotometers would be useful but is not essential. Working knowledge of pumps, motors and general process control equipment under pressure and high temperature. Working experience or competencies around battery cooling, battery testing and electrical safety is an asset The ideal candidate is a result-oriented team player who collaborates well with others, self-motivated, good communicator (both written and oral), and strong desire to learn new competencies. Good management skills and good problem-solving skills are a definite asset. Apply and be part of our journey in securing journeys for consumers worldwide!Our Values We deliver value to our customer We maintain integrity We work as a team with mutual respect We act with a sense of urgency We focus on safety, our environment and quality We invite you to visit our website at to learn more about our company and our solutions.

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Laboratory technologist

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