Summer Employment Opportunity Ontario Ministry of the Environment Laboratory Services Branch General Position Title: Sample Reception and Data Entry Clerk Number of Positions: 2 Pay $9.50/hour (36¼ hour week; 16 weeks) Location: 125 Resources Road, Toronto, ON (Islington Ave. & Hwy 401) Applications Due Date: Friday, March 12 @4:00 p.m. (strict!) Interview Dates: Interviews to be conducted before the end of March. Duration of Positions: 16 weeks: Monday, May 10, 2004 to Friday, August 27, 2004 Description of Duties: Students will assist regular staff in the sample reception area of LSB by: * sorting submitted samples (requires some lifting); * data entry of information to LIMS system; * preparing sample shuttles for shipping to samplers; * ensuring samples are delivered to correct workstations; * other related duties. Qualifications: Currently enrolled in a College or University program. Some basic science knowledge would be an asset. Basic familiarity with computers and accurate keyboarding skills are essential. The incumbents must have good interpersonal and communication skills to interact effectively with a variety of MOE staff including field samplers, technologists, and scientists. Once basic job training has been given, incumbents are expected to show initiative to complete their daily tasks with a minimum of supervision in a multi-tasking environment. Application Procedure Mail your resume to arrive by the due date and time. Late applications CANNOT be considered. Applications may be faxed to 416-235-5744. Address your application to: Dr. Ray Clement MOE-Laboratory Services Branch 125 Resources Road Etobicoke, ON M9P 3V6 Applications must be received by 4p.m., Friday, March 12.