Sample Reception/Lab Analyst

Job description

Team Caduceon in Kingston is looking for a reliable and friendly individual to help us out with Sample Reception, Shipping and Receiving. The successful candidate will work in our Sample Reception Department with a small team of individuals.

Position: Sample Reception/Laboratory Analyst – Full-time

Location: 285 Dalton Ave, Kingston, ON K7K 6Z1

Requirements: 2 or 3 year diploma from a sciences program such as Chemical, Environmental, BioTech, BioSciences, etc considered an asset. Good attitude, punctual and ability to pick up/move up to 50lbs boxes/crates/coolers.

Duties will entail the following:

Receiving of Environmental Samples either by Direct Client Drop off or via Courier

Ensure all samples are received in good condition and meet appropriate QA/QC Requirements

Log samples into the Laboratory Information System (LIMS)

Label samples with unique ID’s generated from the LIMS

Transfer samples to the appropriate storage areas of the Laboratory

Preparation of bottle orders and supplies to be shipped or picked-up for customers

Shipping/handling of bottle orders and supplies

Back-up receptionist when primary Receptionist is on break or holiday

As you gain experience with the day to day operations of the Lab, provide consultation, recommendations, and technical assistance to clients

Stay current on the application and interpretation of environmental regulations

Document and get closure on all client complaints

Preparation and shipping of subcontracted analyses

Coordinate and schedule on time pick-up of samples – including dropping off/picking up of samples

Coordinate on time and accurate delivery of all bottle orders

Adhere to all Health and Safety Regulations

Ensure Quality Standards are maintained

Provide client feedback to the management

Adhere to and participate with all QAQC policies of the organization

Part Time Laboratory Analysis duties


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $17.00-$19.00 per hour


  • Dental care
  • Extended health care


  • 8 hour shift

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Kingston, ON: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Application question(s):

  • Must be eligible to work in Canada

Work Location: One location

Caduceon Environmental Labs