Quality & Environment Technician (Pulp & Paper)

Full Time

  Port Hawkesbury Paper LP

  Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada

Port Hawkesbury Paper LP is currently seeking individuals for the following position

Quality & Environment Technician

At Port Hawkesbury Paper, our mission is to continually exceed our customers' expectations through a commitment to responsive, personalized service along with reliable and competitive products in the printing and publication paper market. The people behind our paper make the difference.


Port Hawkesbury Paper has a job opportunity for a motivated and skilled individual to join our Technical Department team. Reporting to the Lab Supervisor, this position will be responsible for the routine analysis of water, pulp, process streams and environmental testing requirements. Troubleshooting of process anomalies and reacting to changing priorities, requires the technician to have strong time management and prioritization skills.

Skills/Competency Requirements:

Candidates must be capable of performing in a highly technical, fast paced and flexible work environment. The ideal candidate for this position is a team player with outstanding organizational and communication skills, coupled with strong problem-solving abilities.

Experience/Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree (or Diploma) with a concentration in Chemistry
  • 1 to 2 years' experience working in a laboratory setting
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Plant Applications and Pi Process Book
  • Ability to work independently and unsupervised
  • Knowledge and experience with laboratory testing within the paper manufacturing process is considered an asset


Pay rate: Per Collective Agreement.

Port Hawkesbury Paper offers a comprehensive compensation and health benefits package, and a challenging, rewarding work environment.