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Lab Tech/Facility Operator

Location: Delta, BC, Canada
Date Posted: Jan 12, 2021
Category: Chemical Tech & Management
Job ID: 69765

Job Description


The Opportunity

Safety-Kleen Delta, BC is looking for a Lab Tech/Facility Operator to join their safety conscious team! This candidate would be responsible for working in the yard doing general labor duties as well as lab based work. This is a great opportunity for recent chemistry graduates!

Why work for Safety-Kleen?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!
  • Competitive wages
  • Positive and safe work environments
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Receives waste samples, checks the manifest for content and evaluates to determine the appropriate tests to be performed;
  • Performs a battery of laboratory tests on each sample to determine if the contents of the truck matches the manifest and accepts or rejects the waste accordingly;
  • Analyzes new waste streams to determine if the facility can properly process and/or dispose of the waste and is properly permitted to do so;
  • Completes tank to tank transfers;
  • Prepares paperwork for shipping samples;
  • Works outside in the yard in all weather conditions.

What does it take to work for Safety-Kleen?

  • Valid driver's license is required;
  • University degree in chemistry is required;
  • Previous chemistry experience in a lab is an asset;
  • Safety tickets such as First-Aid is an asset;
  • Previous experience operating forklifts is an asset;
  • Previous experience working with hazardous materials is an asset. 

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, has a commitment to excellence deeply rooted in a strong sense of tradition. Our entire business model revolves around keeping North American businesses green. We generate more than $1.2 billion in annual revenue as a world-class environmental service organization and market leader in industrial hazardous waste management, parts-cleaning technology, and oil re-refining. We collect over 200 million gallons of used motor oil each year and we have the largest re-refinery capacity in North America allowing us to re-refine more than 150 million gallons each year.
Every day, we help our customers resolve their waste management needs and reduce their carbon footprint. PROTECTION. CHOICES. PEOPLEMAKE GREEN WORK.

Join our safety focused team today!  To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at

 Clean Harbors is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ancestry, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or on the basis of any other federal, state/provincial or local protected class.

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, is a Military & Veteran friendly company.


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