School District invites applications for a Science
Technician to work in Secondary Schools. This position reports to the
Science Department Head, and performs a variety of duties related to the
storage and set up of science labs.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Mixes and dilutes chemicals for
• Sets up chemicals, materials and
equipment for labs.
• Tests equipment operation to ensure
• Labels, organizes and stores
chemicals, materials and equipment.
• Maintains accurate and sufficient
inventory of chemicals, materials and equipment for labs.
up after labs including washing and storing glassware, reclaiming and storing
chemicals and storing equipment.
• Ensures equipment is in good working
• Prepares cultures, harvests and
stores microorganisms and biological specimens
in ensuring operation and availability of safety equipment such as eyewash
solutions and fire blankets.
• Prepares teaching materials such as
handouts, worksheets and tests.
equipment such as a computer, burners, microscopes, balances, scales and
Rate of Pay: $24.77
Required Qualifications and
12 graduation, plus one year of post secondary education in physics and math
and two year's post secondary education in chemistry and biology.
knowledge of WHMIS, current safety standards for handling, storage and disposal
procedures of all chemicals.
to determine, judge and select appropriate course of action within limits of
established methods and procedures.
to communicate effectively using courtesy and tact in the routine exchange or
provision of information.
• Working knowledge of computers. Physical ability to perform the required
submit a completed application, resume,
and proof of qualifications by
January 24, 2018
go to the link below for instructions on how to apply.
Thank you to all applicants, however
only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Successful applicants will be
subject to a criminal records check.