Job Posting: Production Technician at Sylvar Technologies

Fredericton, NB Jenny Keleher August 23, 2016

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$11.50 – $15.00 an hour
Title: Production Technician

Date: June 17, 2015

Salary: $ 11.50 to 15.00 per hour plus benefits

Terms of employment: term contract position, 40hr per week (Monday- Friday, occasional weekends)

Company Overview

Sylvar Technologies Inc. (Sylvar, established in 2006, is an active and growing biorational company located in Fredericton, New Brunswick. Sylvar manufactures and sells a suite of safe and effective products such as baculoviruses, pheromone technologies and others for use in pest management and plant growth/protection markets in North America and abroad.

Job Summary
Sylvar Technologies is looking for a person to hire as a Production Technician to join their team. The successful candidate will be extremely hands on, hardworking and detail oriented. The selected applicant will also work in Sylvar’s production lines working directly with insects throughout their entire life cycle.


Document and Maintain associated paperwork;
Work in Sylvar’s production lines;
Ensure quality of equipment is maintained;
Prepare reports, input/charting and filing of related documents;
Attend and participate in project meetings as required; and
Other duties as assigned by the supervisor.


Ability to communicate effectively;
Ability to work independently ;
College diploma would be considered an asset;
Strong work ethic;
Punctual and reliable;
Experience working with insects could be considered an asset;
Ability to work effectively as part of a team; and
Self-directed, adaptable and able to work within a fast paced, changing environment.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. This position may qualify for the workplace expansion program, however all applicants whether they qualify for this program are encouraged to apply.

Interested applicants should submit a resume by 12 pm AST on August 26, 2016.

Required education:

High school or equivalent

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