Careers at Chromatographic Specialties

Chromatographic Specialties is a growing company. As we continue to expand, we anticipate the need for qualified chromatographers to staff our technical support, instrumentation and sales teams. Our sister company, MJS BioLynx, located on the same premises, has similar needs for life scientists.

If a move to a small town to work for a company with big ideas is appealing to you, please read on!

Technical Support / Technical Marketing Specialist

Chromatographic Specialties Inc, the leading supplier of chromatographic products to the Canadian Scientific community, is in need of a qualified chromatographer to join our Technical Support Team. 

Reporting to the Technical Support Supervisor, the successful candidate will be trained to provide customer support and sales and marketing assistance on our GC, HPLC and sample preparation products.  Occasional travel to customer and supplier locations within Canada and the U.S. is anticipated.

The ideal candidate will possess a degree in chemistry and at least one year of hands-on chromatographic or related analytical chemistry experience.  Sales, technical writing, marketing, customer service experience and bilingualism (English, French) would all be considered assets.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. 

We offer an attractive compensation and benefits package. 

The position is located at our head office in Brockville, Ontario, located on the banks of the St. Lawrence River at the foot of the majestic 1000 Islands.  If a move to a small town to work for a company with big ideas is appealing to you, please submit your resume to:

CHROMATOGRAPHIC SPECIALTIES INC.
P.O. Box 1150
300 Laurier Blvd.
BROCKVILLE, ON.
K6V 5W1
Attention: Matt Clark

fax: 613-342-1144

e-mail: resumes@chromspec.com

(Principals Only Please)

We appreciate and thank all applicants in advance,
however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Technical Sales Representative - Life Sciences

Our sister company, MJSBioLynx is currently looking for a Technical Sales Representative.  The ideal candidate will have a degree in science, preferably in life science.  Hands on experience in genomics (DNA sequencing, NGS, genomic engineering, PCR), proteomics (ELISA, Western blotting, protein purification, immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence) and cell biology (transfection, cell culture) is required.  Well developed communication skills are essential.

Territory:  Montreal or Western Canada (BC and Alberta)

Responsibilities include:

  • Daily customer contact with established and prospective accounts to educate and inform customers of MJSBioLynx products (consumables and instrumentation).
  • Provide technical product support for products sold or prospective sales in the territory.
  • Prompt follow-up on inquiries, sales leads and quotations for territory.
  • Act as liaison between customer and Brockville office as required.
  • Expansion of the MJSBioLynx customer sales base in the territory.
  • Maintenance of MJSBioLynx customer mail list for the territory.
  • Attendance at Supplier Product Training and Sales meetings as required.
  • Preparation for and participation in Trade Shows and mini-shows as required.

Skills

  • The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated individual, with a willingness to work independently.
  • Knowledge of the Life Sciences (i.e. Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Immunology...). Chromatography knowledge would be an asset.
  • Time Management and Organizational Skills.
  • Excellent Communication Skills.
  • Bilingual (French and English) for Montreal Territory.
  • Willingness to travel as required.

Sales and product specific training, a generous benefits package and a car allowance are provided.  Remuneration will be based on experience and qualifications.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to: cherinm@biolynx.ca
Please indicate which location you are applying for: Western Canada or Montreal

Technical Support Specialist - Life Sciences

Our sister company, MJSBioLynx, is hiring for the position of Technical Support Specialist.  The successful candidate will be based out of our head office in Brockville, Ontario and be responsible to assist our marketing and sales team.

Responsibilities     

  • Provide technical support and expertise to our customers, technical sales representatives and office staff.
  • Provide marketing support to our marketing manager in the creation of product brochures, catalogues, fliers, promotions and website development.
  • Participate in technically supporting our product lines at customer visits and product shows/tradeshows as required.
  • Provide coverage for vacant sales territories.
  • Be available to conduct and participate in product training.
  • Work with the technical sales manager to effectively support and grow our customer base.
  • Contact new and existing customers to discuss their research needs and introduce products and technologies that are relevant to their work.
  • Generate and qualify leads as required.
  • Manage and update the customer database as required.

Skills

  • The ideal candidate has a degree in science, preferably in life science.
  • Hands on experience in genomics (DNA sequencing, PCR, qPCR), proteomics (ELISA, Western blotting, protein purification, immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence) and cell biology (transfection, cell culturing) is required.
  • Previous sales experience is an asset.
  • Superior troubleshooting skills and the ability to resolve problems using creative solutions.
  • Well-honed time management and organizational abilities.
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills.
  • Bilingual (French and English)
  • Personal computing skills, including a good working knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and contact management platforms is desired.
  • Willingness to travel as required

Please submit your cover letter and resume to: cherinm@biolynx.ca

Future Career Opportunities

If you would like to apply for future opportunities, please send your resume and cover letter to:

Chromatographic Specialties Inc.
PO Box 1150, 300 Laurier Blvd
Brockville, Ontario
K6V 5W1
Email: resumes@chromspec.com

We appreciate and thank all applicants in advance. However only those selected for an interview will be contacted.