**Please note that this position is for a Tester in Building Materials and Environmental Testing LAB**

LabTest Certification Inc. is a Canadian-based Testing & Certification Body located in Delta, B.C.

We are currently looking for an individual, who likes challenges and considered to be a ‘hands-on, good with tools’ person and have basic technical knowledge, to fulfill the full-time position as a Tester in the Building Materials and Environmental Testing Department.

Testing performed under Building Materials Department includes but not limited to:

  • Fenestration (Windows and Doors) physical testing;
  • Flame Spread and Some Development characteristics under Fire Testing with in-house Steiner Tunnel;
  • Through Penetration Products tested for Fire Ratings with in-house Small-scale Furnace;
  • Mechanical tests (i.e. impact, proof load, tensile, compression, etc.).
  • Testing performed under Environmental Department includes but not limited to:
  • Vibration testing with in-house Electrodynamic Shaker;
  • Temperature and Humidity testing in our Environmental chambers;
  • IP Ratings;
  • Altitude testing;
  • Blowing Dust/Sand tests;
  • Blowing Rain test;
  • Accelerated Weathering (Aging) test;
  • Solar and UV exposure;
  • Salt Spray testing.

If you have the following, you may be the person we are looking for!

  • Technical mindset
  • 1 to 3 years of work experience in technical field preferred
  • Education: Diploma/Certificate in a technical field is a plus (i.e. mechanical, gas, construction, etc.)
  • Ability to use and work with testing/measuring equipment and hand tools on a regular basis
  • Ability to lift up to 100 lbs and ability to work on a 10-foot ladder (these work conditions are required intermittently, not on a daily basis)
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and in team settings

If you are hired, what will you be doing at LabTest?

As a Tester, key duties will include, but not limited to the following:

  • Prepares test set-ups according to test procedures and conducts testing, as per work instructions and test data sheets provided by the Project Holder(s) in Environmental, Fenestration, Mechanical and Fire Testing lab
  • Collects data during testing and reports them to the Project Holder(s)
  • Completes general administrative work relevant to projects
  • Researches and completes acquisition for materials, parts, components for test setups and lab supplies
  • Assembles/Modifies/Improves testing apparatus and mounting fixtures related to all lab equipment
  • Sets up plumbing/electrical/gas connections and setups for testing
  • Provides maintenance work and repairs for testing equipment and/or testing apparatus
  • Assists in other Technical departments, as needed (Gas, Plumbing, Solar, Electrical, HazLoc, etc.)
  • Assists and maintains in-house lab organization
  • Provides customer service
  • Maintains the equipment calibration system and keeps database updated
  • Keeps records for Shipping & Receiving products within the company
  • Maintains Sample Tracking records (incoming for testing, outgoing to customers, disposing, etc.) by keeping the database up-to-date and creating labels for each individual sample
  • General helper (running errands, when needed)

If you are hired, what will you receive from LabTest?

  • Competitive wage
  • Comprehensive benefits package (MSP coverage, Prescription & Dental coverage etc.)
  • Healthy Promotion Plan – $100 reimbursement each Quarter of the year to support your healthy habit/lifestyle (starts after one year of employment)

If you are hired, what will be the working conditions?

  • 8-hour work shift – 9am to 5pm or 8am to 4pm, Monday to Friday
  • Valid Driver’s License and possession of a clean drivers abstract preferred
  • Travelling will be required
  • Reliable vehicle required

Thank you for your interests in LabTest.

Please forward your resume to hr@labtestcert.com – Subject line: JF2019-TestBM&E