Sample Runner


Name of Organization / Employer: 
SGS Canada
Application Deadline: 
04 Oct 2018 02:22 PM (Thursday)


Contact Name: 
Malathi Ravishankar
Contact Email:

Job Description

This position is responsible for various sampling, picking up and delivering samples, cleaning samples with dockage carter/sieves, laboratory analysis, sample log-in, data entry, and reporting raw data.


• Log-in, organizing, storing, distribution, and disposing of incoming samples and after final inspections

• Clean grain samples using dockage carter/sieves and prepare for grading

• Picking up and delivering samples from various locations to office or vice versa

• Operate, maintain, and calibrate laboratory equipment (moisture meters, scales, dockage, testers, protein testers, ELISA readers). Monitor all equipment according to desired standards before performing the analysis

• Perform analyses such as moisture, protein, dockage, test weight, mycotoxins, germination tests, etc.


• Minimum of a High School diploma

• 1 – 3 years of experience in a laboratory or Agricultural setting is an asset

• Extended hours and shift work may be required from time-to-time.

• Travel to other SGS locations or client location may be required from time to time.

• Possess and maintains a valid driver’s license.

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 80,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,650 offices and laboratories around the world.