Are you a Lab Technician looking for a new challenge? Do you thrive on innovation to maximize business and customer performance? Do you want to work for a company that is focused on the future, sustainability, safety, and customer satisfaction? If so, TC Transcontinental has an exciting Research & Development Lab opportunity for you!
TC Transcontinental has more than 7,000 employees in Canada and the United States, and revenues of C$2.0 billion in 2016. With our 3 business segments in Print, Media and Packaging we continue to optimize, transform and grow while making impressions that count!
Transcontinental Packaging seeks a candidate for a position in its R&D Laboratory Services Group supporting flexible packaging business initiatives of the company. The successful candidate will characterize raw materials, product film structures and processes using chemical, structural, and physical property analysis. The candidate will bring together knowledge of material science and chemistry to assist in the completion of business goals. This includes an understanding of manufacturing processes such as cast and blown extrusion, adhesive and extrusion lamination, and printing processes involving polymer films, paper and foils.
The position performs laboratory duties including common physical strength and appearance tests, transportation and destructive testing of packages, chemical and analytical characterization and similar evaluations. The position will also involve the support of production and pilot machine trials and the evaluation of new raw materials and product structures undertaken by R&D Product Development groups. This role participates in the daily operation of the laboratory, which includes maintaining proper testing supplies and interacting with customers to insure the lab is meeting their expectations.
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TC Transcontinental offers excellent benefits and the opportunity to be part of a dynamic team. To learn more about us, please visit our website at: tc.tc
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