*Targeted to Post-Secondary students*This job posting represents multiple positions within different ministries and locations across Ontario. Ministry and job location details are listed below. You are required to identify the ministries and cities you are interested in applying to. Note: relocation expenses are not covered by ministries. Applications are accepted online. Resumes and cover letters are not accepted. Describe your skills, knowledge and relevant paid work or volunteer experience in the related questions on the application form.To assist you with the application process please visit the Summer Employment Opportunities website and view the following resources: - (a href='http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/SEOEligibilityCriteria.asp') Eligibility Requirements (/a) - (a href='http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/SEOKeyResources.asp') Student Application Guide (/a) -item 1 in Key Resources - (a href='http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/SEOKeyResources.asp') Explanation of Rating Scale for Application Questions (/a) -item 2 in Key ResourcesDetailed Position Breakdown:Ministry of Environment14 positions at 125 Resources Rd, EtobicokeWhat can I expect to do in this role?Work Description:• Assist staff with laboratory work in the field of chemical analysis; sample types may include air, water, soil, fish, and vegetation• Assist staff with technical work including sample preparation, analysis and data reporting of parameters such as nutrients, Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD), Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD), metals, Polychlorinated Biphenyl (PCB), pesticides• Work in accordance with established quality system to ensure data quality objectives are met• Plan, organize, coordinate and managed daily assigned work• Work may require experience specified/listed in the questions belowHow do I qualify?MandatorySome positions require students to be 15-24 years of age (or 15-29 years of age if you are a person with a disability) due to program funding.Some positions may require the successful candidate(s) to undergo a personal security screening check as a condition of employment.Qualification RequirementsCommunication and Interpersonal skills• You apply your written communication skills to prepare a variety of documents (e.g. reports, document findings, record data)• You apply your initiative and interpersonal skills to work collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary team Technical Skills and Knowledge• You apply your knowledge of chemistry and safe chemical laboratory practices using the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) • You apply your knowledge of chemical analysis procedures• You apply your experience using Microsoft Office product suite, such as word processing (Word), spreadsheets (Excel), databases; email and Internet to conduct research and prepare a variety of documentsAnalytical and Organizational Skills• You apply your evaluative and analytical skills to make determinations of basic water quality parameters and chemical parameters• You work independently or as part of a team; you plan, organize and prioritize your time to meet competing deadlines
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