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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)

Integration Supervisor

Integration Supervisor

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 focused on subatomic and astroparticle physics, specifically the search for dark matter and neutrino studies.

The Position

Working in conjunction with the Integration Manager, the Integration Supervisor will be primarily responsible for the mechanical construction and maintenance activities for the Integration group. The position will plan and direct activities for successful, timely completion of project related tasks to meet a wide range of infrastructure and experiment related needs.

To accomplish this, the position will be responsible for:

Directing, coaching, and training employees as well as planning, monitoring and scheduling work.

Sourcing of necessary material components, qualified third party service contractors and generation of purchase requisitions.

Providing immediate response to operation maintenance concerns to ensure minimal interruptions in operations infrastructure.

Providing expertise in mechanical installation to internal and experiment collaborators.

Establishing and replenishing a minimum construction consumables inventory and purchasing adequate quantities of required project materials in advance of project needs.

Ensuring surface and underground mobile lift equipment, cranes, hoists, equipment, rigging gear, personal protective equipment have been inspected and maintained with referencing records as needed.



A post-secondary education in a relevant mechanical field or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience in fabrication, rigging and installation.

Licensed Millwright (433a) and/or licensed General Machinist (429A) is considered an asset.


Significant experience working in a mechanical installation crew in an industrial or construction environment.

Experience working with the Occupational Health and Safety Act, with emphasis on Regulations 851 and 854.

Experience delegating, communicating, persuading, and explaining job methodology.

Experience analyzing and resolving problems.

Experience reading and interpreting blueprints, technical drawings, schematics and computer-generated reports.

Experience sourcing materials, qualified third party service contractors and the generation of purchase requisitions is considered an asset.

Salary Range

Salary will be determined by qualifications and experience and includes an attractive benefits package.  To meet operational needs, shift work may be required.

To Apply

All applications must be submitted to jobs@snolab.caPlease do not fax or mail your applications. By applying to the e-mail address, your application becomes available to managers immediately. Applications must be received no later than the closing date. Interested candidates will include a current cover letter and resume.

Closing Date: June 8, 2018

Applications will be accepted until 23:59 Eastern Time.

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: May 25, 2018

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