Laboratory Technician


CBU invites applications for a 2-year full-time limited term position in the Verschuren Centre as a Bio-Products Technician to commence immediately after selection or shortly thereafter.

The successful candidate will provide technical and routine maintenance for the existing equipment suite and run analytical analyses for staff, industrial clients and students working on Verschuren Center (VCSEE) projects. The position will also provide support to the VCSEE Lab Manager on external projects


Job Description

Application Details

Qualified candidates should send the following to the Human Resources Department (in PDF format) quoting the reference number below in the subject line of their email:

  • a letter of application quoting the reference number (LTV1907) and identifying your education and experience as it relates to this position;
  • a resume; and
  • complete contact information of three work related references.

Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. 22 July, 2018. Applicants who apply by email will receive a return email confirming receipt.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Cape Breton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within our community. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, our faculty and its scholarship including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Please note that all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply but applications from Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


Cape Breton University

Human Resources Dept.

P.O. Box 5300, 1250 Grand Lake Road

Sydney, NS  B1P 6L2