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1039 Regional Road 24
Lively, Ontario P3Y 1N2


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Laurentian University

SNO+Electronics Technician 



Programme Operations
Group Indeterminate and Term Positions
(5 positions) 
About Us
SNOLAB is a unique world-class international facility for deep underground scientific research. Located 2km underground in the Vale Creighton mine, near Sudbury, Ontario, SNOLAB hosts a suite of surface facilities and laboratories including a 5000m2 clean room underground. The science programme at SNOLAB is primarily focussed on subatomic and astroparticle physics, specifically the search for dark matter and neutrino studies. 
The Position
The position will be expected to:
  • provide general support for operations;
  • assist in cleaning and light maintenance duties;
  • assist with installation, assembly and commissioning of SNOLAB or scientific systems;
  • monitor operating plants and systems of optimal performance;
  • accurately record data of plant and system performance;
  • operate control systems and related equipment in water filtration and purification plants to regulate the treatment and distribution of water and process fluids throughout the lab.
Completion of secondary school
Experience following detailed procedures
Experience implementing and following safety policies and practices.
Experience working in an industrial environment is an asset
Experience working with ultrapure water, high purity products and or cryogenic systems is an asset
Salary Range
Salary will be determined by qualifications and experience and includes an attractive benefits package. Relocation assistance will be determined in accordance with SNOLAB policies. This position is covered by the Collective Agreement between the SNOLAB Institute and the United Steelworkers Local 2020. To meet operational needs, shift work may be
To Apply
All applications must be submitted to jobs@snolab.ca. Please do not fax or mail your applications. By applying to the e-mail address, your application becomes available to managers immediately. Applications must be received no later than the closing date. Interested candidates should include a cover letter and resume.
Closing Date:  May 30th, 2017
Applications will be accepted until 23:59 Eastern Time. SNOLAB thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.
SNOLAB is committed to equity in employment and encourage applications from all qualified applicants, including women, Aboriginal persons, members of visible minorities, and persons with disabilities.
In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.
SNOLAB will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs.
Further information about SNOLAB may be found at www.snolab.ca
Posting Date: May 16th, 2017 


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