SUMMER 2022 CO-OP: Quality Assurance Technician, Student

  • Location: Juniper, New Brunswick
  • Deadline: March 28, 2022 at 4:00 pm

Quality Assurance Technician, Student


At J. D. Irving, Limited we provide unlimited career opportunities in a team based collaborative environment, and help you achieve your professional goals through ongoing development opportunities.  We are focused on continuous improvement, and use leading edge technology. We offer a wide range of health and wellness programs to our employees and their families, and are proud supporters of our communities. Come join us to grow your career!

Formed in 2012, Juniper Organics Limited produces professional peat and mixes for retail markets as well as growing media and mixes for professional growers of horticultural and agricultural products. Like so many of our customers, our team in Juniper, NB is growing, and we are seeking a Student Quality Control Technician to join our team.

We are seeking motivated candidates to fill the position of Student Quality Control Technician at the Juniper Organics Plant in Juniper, New Brunswick for the Summer of 2022.

The Student Quality Control Technician will report to the Site Quality Control Technician and the leadership team. This position will be responsible for ensuring the quality of the raw peat moss at the site during the summer months.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Working closely with the Quality Control Technician to measure and manage pile temperatures
  • Collecting product samples and performing quality control audits
  • Ensuring accurate documentation and data entry
  • Calibrating the equipment used in the quality control process
  • Participating in 5S and lean management training and processes
  • Helping with employee training regarding quality and good manufacturing practices.


  • Education: Must currently be a student or enrolled in a student program for September 2022
  • Previous experience in a lab and production setting is considered an asset
  • Be able to work as a part of a small team in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:

Please apply online.

If you have questions about this position, please reach out to Stephanie O’Brien at

We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

To learn more about our products and services, click here

Juniper Organics is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.

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