Careers at EnviroLeach

Careers at EnviroLeach

Careers at EnviroLeach

EnviroLeach Technologies is looking to add to our team.

EnviroLeach has successfully developed an eco-friendly alternative to the cyanide and strong-acid based processes currently used for extracting gold from mineral ores, concentrates and eWaste. It is the world’s safest, environmentally-friendly alternative which can effectively dissolve gold and other precious metals into solution.

Current Job Opportunities


Enviroleach Technologies has developed an environmentally friendly process for leaching gold from ores, concentrates and e-waste materials. We are looking Lab Operations Supervisor who is interested in joining an exciting fast-paced team at our laboratory and research facility in Burnaby. 

Job Requirements and Description

  • Directly supervise staff or work closely with them to carry out required laboratory tests and analytical work

  • Schedule personnel time, resources and workflow

  • Monitor and maintain lab QC standards

  • Maintain excellent records of test work

  • Maintain inventory of lab supplies and chemicals and order supplies as needed

  • Develop assay and analytical methods required for the research and development test work

  • Ensure calibration of lab equipment such as Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometers, ICP’s, etc.

  • Accountable for routine and non-routine equipment maintenance

  • Employ proper laboratory methods to track samples and projects

  • Solve day to day technical and process problems

  • Ensure team has sufficient information, resources and materials to do their job safely.

  • Responsible for ensuring all safety equipment is in place on a daily basis

  • Support and comply with health & safety initiatives and programs

  • Maintain good housekeeping and cleanliness in the laboratory and workplace


Required Qualifications:

  • Education: Post-Secondary Education in a Science and Chemistry – preference for specialization in Analytical Chemistry and/or Hydrometallurgy or with equivalent experience or training

  • Strong leadership skills and experience in supervising technical teams

  • Excellent knowledge of analytical methods and use of analytical equipment

  • Good time-management, communication, multi-tasking and priority setting skills

  • Detail orientated & good record keeping skills

  • Minimum 4-7 years of relevant laboratory work experience

  • Minimum 1-3 years of previous supervisory experience is preferred

  • Previous experience operating laboratory instruments and equipment and the ability to maintain and trouble-shoot them

  • Detail orientated with good record keeping skills

  • Comfortable working with tools to assemble lab apparatus and equipment

  • Knowledge of good laboratory management practices.

  • Proven ability to manage and coordinate multiple projects in a fast-paced, highly professional environment.

  • Proficient in using various types of computer software (Word, Excel and Outlook).

  • Ability to set up lab apparatus for various types of work

  • Good hand/eye coordination when handling samples & lab equipment.


Job Type: Full-time

Location: Burnaby

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