Vanscoy,

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Temporary Laboratory Technician - (Vanscoy, Saskatchewan, Canada)

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world's largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.

We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.

Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.

This position reports to the Laboratory Supervisor. This position is temporary in nature and estimated to be available until Oct 2022, with possibility of extension. The term may be shorter or longer depending on the needs of the business.

This position is located in (Vanscoy, Saskatchewan, Canada) and is not available for remote work.

What you will do:
  • Ensure the timely and orderly flow of sample analysis in the laboratory
  • Perform upkeep of laboratory instruments and equipment
  • Actively participate in the Laboratory QA/QC program
  • Analyze samples following developed procedures
  • Enter, review, and communicate analysis results to our internal customers
What you will bring:
  • Chemical Technology Diploma or equivalent
  • Mindset emphasizing the importance of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion in the workplace
  • Passion and commitment for Safety
  • Problem solving and time management abilities
  • Excellent data entry skills with working knowledge of Excel and SAP
  • Experience to operate and calibrate analytical instrumentation (XRF, AA, pH meter, balances, etc.)
  • Ability to work shift work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to safely lift and handle samples up to 50lbs

Are you a good match? Apply today!

Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics

This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 is a condition of employment and that proof of vaccination will be required, with minimal exceptions, unless prohibited by applicable law. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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Vanscoy,

As the largest producer of potash by capacity and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate, we provide the three key nutrients growers need to produce healthier, more abundant crops. Our retail operations serve growers in seven countries across three continents, with a history that goes back almost 50 years. With 1,500 locations across North America, Australia and South America, and more than 3,300 crop advisors, we are the world's largest direct-to-grower provider of products, services and solutions. Our commitment to innovation and technology, allow us to provide growers with the best products, advice and solutions to maximize yields and improve their bottom line. We operate with a long-term view and are committed to working with our stakeholders as we address our economic, environmental and social priorities. The scale and diversity of our integrated portfolio provides a stable earnings base, multiple avenues for growth and the opportunity to return capital to shareholders, including a stable and growing dividend.