JR Lab Assistant

Toronto, Ontario
Job Type Permanent
Job ID 16788
Job Description

Our client is a manufacturer of grease and oils. They are looking for a junior lab assistant to assist in the quality lab department.

Location: Islington/Queensway

Shift: Rotating every 2 weeks Days/Afternoons (Dayshift 7am-5pm Tues to Friday) (Afternoon shift 1pm-11pm Tues to Friday)

Payrate: $20.00-$21.00 per hour to start

Permanent after 3 months probation

Demonstrate the ability to place the orders for required chemical reagents, testing parts, and apparatus

Demonstrate the ability to make the laboratory testing solvents/solutions

Demonstrate the ability to observe the odour in air, and prepare reports for environmental department

Demonstrate the ability to maintain raw materials M.S.D.S. and raw materials P.D.S records

Good computer knowledge


Possess a degree in Chemistry or related experience

Demonstrate the ability to run the following tests

  1. Timken Method (ASTM D 2509)
  2. Titration
  3. Dropping Point (ASTM D 566/2265
  4. Penetration/Grease stability (ASTM D217) (60, 10000, and 10000 strokes)
  5. Saybolt/Kinematic Viscosity (ASTM D 445) base oil viscosity/blended oil viscosity/charge oil viscosity/extracted oil viscosity
  6. Viscosity Index (ASTM D 2270)
  7. Wheel bearing Leakage (ASTM D4290)
  8. Brookfield viscosity (ASTM D 5133)
  9. Specific gravity (ASTM D 1298)
  10. Colour test (ASTM D 1500)
  11. Moisture contents by distillation (ASTM D)
  12. Water emulsion test, and skin test (Texaco methods)

If you have the skills and experience that we are looking for to be successful in this role please apply online, email or fax your resume to Aneezah Dhir.


fax to 416-495-8487


We are an equal opportunity Employer


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