Employment Contact

Please forward applications in writing to:

Human Resources
1039 Regional Road 24
Lively, Ontario P3Y 1N2


or by e-mail to jobs@snolab.ca

For further information on our research and facilities, see our web site at http://www.snolab.ca.


External Opportunities


To learn more about opportunities at the Canadian Particle Astrophysics Research Centre please visit their job postings page.

Laurentian University

SNO+E lectronics Technician 

Postdoctoral Fellow on the SNO+ Experiment

Postdoctoral Fellow on DEAP & NEWS Experiment  (FRENCH)



About Us

SNOLAB is a unique world-class international facility for deep underground scientific research.Located 2km underground in the Vale Creighton mine, near Sudbury, Ontario, SNOLAB hosts a suite of surface facilities and laboratories including a 5000m2 clean room underground. The science programme at SNOLAB is primarily focussed on subatomic and astroparticle physics, specifically the search for dark matter and neutrino studies.

The Position

The Cleaner will provide high quality cleaning and light maintenance services for SNOLAB underground laboratory areas and clean-room laboratories and the surface building including its clean-room laboratories. This will include cleaning at heights utilizing ladders, elevating scissor work platforms, and one-person man—lifts. Provide dedicated entire surface wipe downs of materials entering the underground lab. Provide light maintenance for SNOLAB including catch basin cleanouts, minor repairs, painting, collecting/sealing/packaging waste bags for shipping, doing laundry, moving furniture, equipment and supplies within the labs and similar lab upkeep. This will require lifting, carrying and moving/arranging items while standing, stooping, crawling and kneeling.



Candidate should have a minimum of Grade 12 plus relevant training.


Experience in custodial like duties, and

A minimum of 6 months of experience in commercial/institutional building cleaning and/or light building equipment maintenance.

Salary Range

Salary will be determined by qualifications and experience and includes an attractive benefits package.  This position is covered by the Collective Agreement between the SNOLAB Institute and the United Steelworkers Local 2020. To meet operational needs, shift work may be required.

To Apply

All applications must be submitted to jobs@snolab.ca.  Please do not fax or mail your applications. By applying to the e-mail address, your application becomes available to managers immediately. Interested candidates should include a cover letter and resume.

Closing Date

The posting will remain open until the positions are filled, but review of applications will commence January 29th. SNOLAB thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. 

SNOLAB is committed to equity in employment and encourage applications from all qualified applicants, including women, Aboriginal persons, members of visible minorities, and persons with disabilities.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

SNOLAB will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs.

Further information about SNOLAB may be found at  www.snolab.ca

Posting Date: January 12th, 2018

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