Element Materials Technology

Associate Test Technician

Job Locations CA-British Columbia


Element has an opportunity for a part-time Associate Test Technician to join our rapidly expanding team. As a member of the operations team in one of the various laboratories across Element, the Associate Test Technician position performs a variety of routine and non-routine testing assignments within the department assigned and insures timely and accurate test results under direct supervision.  The technician positions must be proficient in a number of core business skills including but not limited to compliance to established safety rules, code of conduct, and company policies and procedures.



  • Collect Client samples and analyze maintaining a high standard for analytical quality
  • Perform analysis as documented in the test method
  • Analyze, verify and approve lab data in laboratory information management system (LIMS)
  • Clean glassware, maintain equipment, request supplies and consumables as trained by senior technicians
  • Meet required turnaround time for all analysis and reporting
  • Receive and log in samples to lab database
  • Prepare supply orders for clients
  • Abide by quality control procedures in the lab to ensure accurate precise data
  • Prepare reagents and standards
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment, complying with all rules and responsibilities outlined in the Health and Safety policies

Skills / Qualifications

  • HS diploma or GED certificate preferred. College or vocational school coursework welcomed
    with this:
  • Degree or Diploma in Science preferred. HS diploma or GED certificate acceptable in some cases.
  • Effective Time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to lift 50+lbs periodically


Company Overview

Element är en av världens främsta och snabbast växande företag inom provning, inspektion, kalibrering och certifiering.


Vi är ett av landets främsta laboratorier inom metalliska material och du får chansen att arbeta mot en stor del av den svenska industrin. Du kommer att arbeta ihop med specialister inom metalliska material, svetsning, skadeundersökning, ytteknik och tillhörande processer. 


Vi erbjuder kvalificerade tjänster inom materialprovning, produktprovning, kalibrering och certifiering till industri och myndigheter med högt ställda kvalitetskrav, inom bl.a. flygindustri, försvar, olja/gas, fordons- och verkstadsindustri samt inom byggindustri och infrastruktur. 


Vi hjälper våra kunder att uppfylla kvalitetskrav, uppnå ökad effektivitet och minska risker kopplade till produktkvalitet och produktionsprocesser.


Vår mission: To be the best testing partner in the world.

Vår vision: To become the world’s most trusted testing partner.


  • Elements värdeord speglar det vi strävar efter att uppfylla varje dag:
  • Safety - We keep our colleagues and visitors safe
  • Integrity - We act honestly and fairly to do the right thing
  • Excellence - We set new standards of excellence in everything we do
  • Partnership - We work together for the benefit of our customers

Elements statement ”We Make Certain” sammanfattar vårt åtagande att bidra till att material, produkter och processer uppfyller våra kunders krav avseende kvalitet, prestanda och säkerhet.

Diversity Statement

At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming “the world’s most trusted testing partner”.


All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following: race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, and/or protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.

TIC Council Statement

Element is proud to be a full member of the Testing, Inspection & Certification Council (the “TIC Council”), an international association representing independent testing, inspection and certification companies. 


Members of the TIC Council must implement and abide by the TIC Council Compliance Code. Element has therefore issued an overarching Code of Conduct which is supported by our Compliance Programme. A copy of the Code of Conduct and more information about our Compliance Programme can be found in the Governance and Integrity section of www.element.com


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