Employment Contact

Please forward applications in writing to:

Human Resources
1039 Regional Road 24
Lively, Ontario P3Y 1N2


or by e-mail to jobs@snolab.ca

For further information on our research and facilities, see our web site at http://www.snolab.ca.


External Opportunities

McDonald Institute

To learn more about opportunities at the Arthur B. McDonald Canadian Astroparticle Physics Research Institute please visit their jobs page. 

Laurentian University

Postdoctoral Fellow on COHERENT and HALO-1kT

Postdoctoral Fellow on the SNO+ Experiment

Postdoctoral Fellow on DEAP & NEWS Experiment  (FRENCH)


Computer Technologist (Full-Time Indeterminate)

Computer Technologist

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

There is an opening for a full-time Computer Technologist.  The position will be responsible for establishing, operating and maintaining use of information technologies including area networks, computers, servers, hardware. The succesful candidate will be expected to develop software and/or hardware for laboratory operations and experiments as well as develop and implement hardware and software solutions and provide support to IT users.



Candidates should have completed a three year community college diploma in computing or networking technologies or have equivalent experience and/or certifications in information technology.


Significant experience in working in an information technology environment.

Significant experience with recent versions of Windows, MacOS X.

Experience using programming or scripting languages.

Experience in CISCO network technologies environment.

Experience providing client services support in an IT environment.

Salary Range

Salary will be determined by qualifications and experience and includes an attractive benefits package.  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 required.

To Apply

All applications must be submitted to jobs@snolab.caPlease 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

September 28, 2018

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.

Further information about SNOLAB may be found at www.snolab.ca

Posting Date: September 10, 2018


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