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Analytical Chemist
Location: MISSISSAUGA, ON Category: Engineering
Status: Direct Hire Reference: ca_en_2_028544_21205
Posted: April 13,2017 Salary: N/A

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Analytical Chemist

Roevin Engineering and Technology (a division of The Adecco Group), on behalf of our client, Petro-Canada Lubricants, is currently hiring for an Analytical Chemist at Petro-Canada Lubricants in Mississauga. Reporting to the Analytical Team Supervisor, the Analytical Chemist provides analytical testing to support lubricants product development and research, resolve customers, manufacturing and refinery issues, and provides technical advice related to Lubricants business.


- Applies a range of sophisticated analytical techniques to accurately and effectively support research, troubleshooting and technical support activities
- Develops, implements, and maintains analytical methods for use in lubricant product development, problem solving, and customer assistance
- Conducts specialty analytical testing for product failure, customer complaints and process related issue analyses and provides accurate and expert interpretation of analytical data to solve product and process issues
- Provides creativity and innovation in strategic aspects of analytical technology, in proposing technology developments which could provide the company a competitive edge
- Displays good bench techniques and initiatives in carrying out tasks
- Adheres to all the safety, quality and environmental procedures in the laboratory


- Minimum of Masters of Science in Chemistry, with at least five years of experience in an analytical research laboratory
- Hands-on experience with all aspects of analytical instrumentation including gas and liquid chromatography, mass spectrometry and Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR) is required
- Previous experience in Lubricants products analysis is preferred
- Demonstrated knowledge and capability in troubleshooting and analytical method development
- Excellent analytical skills in a wide range of analytical instrumentations and areas of method development
- Creativity and innovation with a technical learning ability
- Strong written and oral communication skills
- Customer-focused with sound decision-making skills
- Ability to work well within a team and independently
- Good laboratory practices and techniques
- Position will be in a laboratory environment for approximately 70% of the time and 30% of the time will be in an office-based environment

If you are interested in this Analytical Chemist position at the Petro-Canada Lubricants facility in Mississauga – please click - Apply Now

Craig Charnock
Sr. Account Manager
905-366-3898 ext.297


Our primary values at HollyFrontier are: We put health and safety first; We care about the environment.
All HollyFrontier employees are expected to work safely every day and be safety & environmental leaders. This includes active participation in the following:

- Stops and/or reports any unsafe work or conditions
- Follows safety & environmental policies and procedures
- Supports safety & environmental goals and initiatives
- Participates in safety & environmental meetings, training, emergency drills and hazard recognition programs
- Reports all accidents, injuries and near misses, and participates in associated investigations
- Participates in industrial hygiene, medical surveillance and behavior based safety programs

About HollyFrontier Corporation
HollyFrontier Corporation is an independent petroleum refiner in the United States headquartered in Dallas, TX with five complex refineries capable of processing 457,000 barrels per day located in Cheyenne, WY, El Dorado, KS, Artesia, NM, Tulsa, OK, and Woods Cross, UT. Subsidiaries of HollyFrontier produce and market gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, asphalt, heavy products and specialty lubricant products. Additionally, HollyFrontier Corporation owns Petro-Canada Lubricants Inc. whose Mississauga, Ontario facility produces 15,600 barrels per day of base oils and other specialized lubricant products that are sold worldwide. HollyFrontier also owns a 37% interest in Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (HEP) which includes the 2% general partnership interest. HEP provides petroleum product and crude oil transportation, terminalling, storage and throughput services to the petroleum industry, including HollyFrontier Corporation subsidiaries. Our mission is to be the premier U.S. petroleum refining, pipeline and terminal company and we believe hiring and developing employees is crucial to achieving these goals. To this end, we are committed to operating in a safe, reliable and environmentally responsible manner, to efficiently operating our existing assets, to offering our customers superior products and services, and to growing both organically and through strategic acquisitions.

HollyFrontier Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other prohibited ground of discrimination.

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