Qualifications: Responsibilities include but not limited to

A Bureau Veritas Group Company
Acme Analytical Laboratories (“Acme”) has a long history of serving mining and exploration customers. Over history
Acme has built a reputation for excellent value with a combination of innovation, automation and the right people.
Today Acme is a multinational laboratory service company within the Bureau Veritas Group, providing its geochemical
and assaying services to mining and exploration companies, geologists, investors and stock exchanges.
We are currently recruiting for the position of Sample Preparation Manager for our Vancouver facility. Reporting to the
General Manager – Vancouver, the Sample Preparation Manager position oversees all aspects of operation including
sample receiving, sorting, job login, sample preparation process (crushing, pulverizing & sieving).
BSc in Chemistry, Geology or relevant industry experience
Minimum 2 years experience in management or supervisory position
Minimum 5 years experience in Sample Prep or mining lab environment
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Overall prioritization of work based on rush requests or by prioritized clients
Tracking and moving older jobs in the system, while following up on samples that are placed on hold
Dealing with employee issues including hiring, disciplinary actions, terminations, scheduling, conflict resolution,
and training
Maintenance of training matrix and records of all sample preparation employees
Creating and implementing a formal training module for employees
Contacting clients with prep related issues while upgrading major issues to the client services group
Works as part of a bigger team with other managers to continuously improve systems
Fast‐paced environment that requires the ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines
Other tasks or projects as assigned by General Manager
Negotiable based on knowledge and experience
If you qualify and are interested in this position, email your resume with cover letter to hrdept@acmelab.com.
Please state the job title, “Sample Prep Manager‐Vancouver” in the subject line to avoid automatic deletion as
spam/junk mail.
We would like to thank all interested parties that have submitted resumes but only qualified applicants will be contacted
for an interview.
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