Laboratory Team Lead

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AGAT Laboratories is a full-service laboratory with locations across Canada. We are the most diversified laboratory in Canada; our scientists are highly-skilled and specialized in the fields of biochemistry, chemistry, microbiology, geology, engineering and other specialty services. With a broad range of staff experience and state-of-the-art instrumentation, we provide cross-analytical solutions for the Environmental, Energy, Mining, Transportation, Industrial, Agri-food and Life Sciences sectors.

Laboratory Team Lead

The Laboratory Team Lead is an intermediate role in the laboratory. The position is responsible for the day-to-day supervision of laboratory station operations. This position is given direction from the Lab Supervisor and/or Manager and provides direction to lab staff.


  • Perform Laboratory Technician Duties as required
  • Ability to perform and mentor on all aspects of Quality Control and Standard Operating Procedures and provide technical assistance for the lab or station
  • Communicate lab daily activities and recommendation for improvement to Lab management
  • Maintain lab instrumentation
  • Assist in root cause analysis and provide recommendation to Lab Management
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Technical Diploma or degree in Science required
  • Background in Microbiology is an asset
  • 3+years hands on laboratory experience in a senior role
  • Ability to problem solve, coach, and organize
  • Knowledge of full laboratory processes
  • Advanced Computer Skills
  • Ability to work in a positive manner in a fast-paced environment

Work Environment:

This position requires a person to stand, sit and lift throughout the shift in a laboratory environment. Manual dexterity is required to perform repetitive tasks. PPE is required where applicable.

Why Work for AGAT?

We offer exceptional competitive benefits package, including but not limited to:

  • Dental Care
  • Extended Health Care
  • Vision Care
  • Vacation and Flex/sick time
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Long Term Disability
  • Life Coverage

AGAT Laboratories would like to thank all applicants; however only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

AGAT Laboratories is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process and work environment. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise the hiring manager of any accommodations that are required. Any information received relating to accommodations will be treated as confidential.

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