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Sample Control Technician - Contract

Montreal, QC, Canada Req #350
Friday, July 5, 2019

Shape our common future: The Weidmann Group is, and has been for over 140 years, a leading global supplier of engineered products and services. Weidmann develops and manufactures

  • high-voltage insulation materials, components and systems, predominantly from cellulose, as well as diagnostics and engineering services, and sensors and monitors for transformer manufacturers and operators (Business Area Electrical Technology)
  • microfibrillated cellulose for innovative engineered applications (Business Area Fiber Technology)
  • sophisticated injection-molded plastics applications for the medical and pharmaceuticals industries (Business Area Medical Technology)

The Weidmann Group, headquartered in Rapperswil-Jona, Switzerland, is active worldwide in more than 30 locations and employs a staff of 3’200.


Under limited supervision, the Sample Control Technician receives, schedules samples and communicates to customers, peers and Supervisor regarding order details.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Receiving, documenting, and delivering test samples to the chemical test departments.
  • Communicate to clients on a variety of issues including – order status, special requests, incomplete shipments and samples requiring additional information.
  • Maintain database (AIM) including - sample historical tracking files, client contact information and the maintenance of sampling equipment records and tracking of loan orders.
  • Read Purchase Orders to determine accuracy with customer testing requests, bringing discrepancies to the attention of Laboratory Management.
  • Cleaning and maintaining sampling containers, glassware, test supplies and equipment as required.
  • Receiving laboratory supplies and directing them to appropriate department.
  • Follow all department Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and related documentation.
  • Adhere to the safety requirements and policies in the laboratory.
  • Under limited supervision, disposing of related hazardous materials.
  • Participating in laboratory related projects, special projects, general support, and other assignments as deemed appropriate by Laboratory Management.
  • Perform basic analytical testing under limited supervision.
  • Other duties as required.


Job Requirements:           

  •  A high school diploma, GED, or equivalent with customer service planning and background.
  • Experience with customer service responsibilities.
  • Ability to meet demanding deadlines while maintaining attention to detail while completing tasks.
  • Must be willing to take on added responsibilities and challenges to grow within the role.
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills,  capable of presenting information to all levels of Client’s organization.
  • Excellent organization skills required with the ability to coordinate tasks and meet deadlines in a dynamic environment.
  • Demonstrated communication and ability to work in a team environment.
  • Proficiency in computer applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, and data base management.
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Other details

  • Job Family End User Laboratory
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Montreal, QC, Canada