Job Type
Full-Time Temporary
Company Name
Magellan Aerospace, Winnipeg

Magellan Aerospace has an exciting career opportunity for a 12 month fixed-term Chemical Lab Technologist or Technician at our manufacturing hub in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defence and space agencies worldwide. At Magellan we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value.

Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual and invest in our employees by providing excellent career progression opportunities. When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace has an exciting career opportunity for a 12 month fixed-term Chemical Lab Technologist or Technician at our manufacturing hub in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Conduct analysis of raw materials and in-process samples.
  • Familiar with the use of wet chemistry techniques and laboratory equipment such as HPLC, pH/conductivity meters, hydrometers and refractometers.
  • Competent in laboratory instrument set-up, maintenance and calibration.
  • Maintain quality records and data analysis through the use of lab books and laboratory management systems.
  • Develop, document and maintain up-to-date procedures for test methods and laboratory equipment.
  • Conduct controlled environment testing in support of current programs and processes.
  • Review raw material C of A’s and test reports for conformance to required specifications.
  • Effectively use trend analysis in trouble shooting Root Cause Analysis.
  • Order and maintain a stock of consumable lab material.
  • Work with multiple departments providing clear and concise instructions.
  • Maintain high standards of workmanship while completing tasks in a safe and efficient manner.

Position Requirements

  • University Degree or College Diploma with a focus on Chemistry.
  • Previous laboratory experience considered an asset.
  • Experience in the use of Microsoft Office products.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work with multiple departments is desirable.

Why Magellan?

  • Competitive salary
  • Positive work-life balance
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Commitment to professional growth
  • Company social events including Company BBQ, children's events, service awards day, winter holiday party and many other events put together by our social committee!
  • Employee Social & Welfare Association
  • Employee discounts on tickets to certain sporting events and other entertainment/events
  • On-site gym
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Flexible work hours
  • Full cafeteria with healthy daily specials

COVID-19 Protocol

Magellan Aerospace is committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment for our employees. Magellan supports public health COVID-19 guidelines and encourages employees to get vaccinated. Although mandates are not a requirement at Magellan, this may be subject to change and offers of employment may be contingent on vaccination status with respect to changes in legislation.


Magellan Aerospace respects the privacy and confidentiality of personal information provided by candidates and shall not disclose to any external parties unless legislated.

Thank you for considering this exciting opportunity. This document is intended to provide the reader with information and is not a contractual document. Some of the material therefore may be subject to change.

Magellan Aerospace is committed to an inclusive working environment and equal opportunities for all. We welcome all applications without regard to social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or religious belief.

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