Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Chemist, Laboratory Ops / Tech
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Conklin, Alberta, Canada

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas industry. Our client, a large oil and gas operator, is currently seeking a Laboratory Technician to be based in 12 month contract. This is field based position, 8x6 rotation, FIFO from Calgary/Edmonton with 12 hour days.


  • Perform routine and non-routine chemical and physical analysis in support of stakeholder requirements
  • Comply with established QMS and QC/QA procedures and accredited methodology in the labs
  • Ensure instruments are calibrated and chemical inventory is stocked         
  • Troubleshoot instrument/technical issues and associated documentation
  • Participate in writing and updating Standard Operating Procedures
  • Ensure daily Quality Assurance and Quality Control is performed, documented and charted for all lab instruments and/or equipment
  • Execute responsibilities according to  Safety Commitments by complying to safety policies and procedures, escalating unsafe work and identifying safety concerns
  • Follow procedures, escalating unsafe work and identifying safety concerns

  • 5 years lab experience
  • Chemical Technology diploma or University degree
  • Surface water sample testing experience is an asset
  • Excellent time management, interpersonal, documentation and organizational skills
  • Proficient with standard software including LIMS, Microsoft Word, Excel, etc. is preferred
  • Experience in the oil & gas industry
  • Team oriented and self-motivated in a dynamic environment
  • Valid class 5 driver's license
Only qualified candidates will be contacted. 

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.