Career Opportunities
Science Tech
Job Code: 2390220
School District #35 (Langley)
Closing Date: Jan 24, 2018 4:00 PM PST
  Posted on: Jan 10, 2018 
 
 
Job Type:
Part Time
Job Category:
ECE, EA/TA/ERW, Clerical, Secretarial, Administrative, Custodians, etc.
Openings: 
Mandatory Document:
Resume
Cover Letter
Certificates & Diplomas
School:
Walnut Grove Secondary
Start Date: 
End Date: 
Salary: 
 
Job Description & Requirements
 

Langley 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 science labs.

           Sets up chemicals, materials and equipment for labs.

           Tests equipment operation to ensure proper functioning.

           Labels, organizes and stores chemicals, materials and equipment.

           Maintains accurate and sufficient inventory of chemicals, materials and equipment for labs.

           Cleans up after labs including washing and storing glassware, reclaiming and storing chemicals and storing equipment.

           Ensures equipment is in good working order.

           Prepares cultures, harvests and stores microorganisms and biological specimens

           Assists in ensuring operation and availability of safety equipment such as eyewash solutions and fire blankets.

           Prepares teaching materials such as handouts, worksheets and tests.

           Operates equipment such as a computer, burners, microscopes, balances, scales and photocopier.

 

Rate of Pay: $24.77 per hour

 

 

Required Qualifications and Experience:

           Grade 12 graduation, plus one year of post secondary education in physics and math and two year's post secondary education in chemistry and biology.

           Thorough knowledge of WHMIS, current safety standards for handling, storage and disposal procedures of all chemicals.

           Ability to determine, judge and select appropriate course of action within limits of established methods and procedures.

           Ability 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 duties.

 

 

Please submit a completed application, resume, and proof of qualifications by

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

 

Please go to the link below for instructions on how to apply.

 

http://district.public.sd35.bc.ca/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/01/Science-Technician-January-2018.pdf

 

 

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.



School District #35 (Langley) does not accept online applications through makeafuture.ca for Support applicants.

Please visit their website for more information on how to apply.