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Bureau Vertias North America Sample Archivist in Nova Scotia

Do you believe in the power of teamwork and sharing ideas? Do you take pride in delivering exceptional quality and service with everything you do? Do you seek out ideas for improving the status quo? If you want to make a difference and love being surrounded by the best and the brightest, Bureau Veritas Laboratories might be the place for you!

Imagine being surrounded by the brightest minds in the industry.

Bureau Veritas is looking for a


This is a Full-Time position with Medical Benefits and Retirement Savings Plan

As a SAMPLE ARCHIVIST, your responsibilities are:

Management of all samples for archiving, retrieval and/or disposal.

  • Management of all sample placement, archiving, retrieval and disposal;

  • Maintain all cold rooms are in order and clean;

  • Daily disposal of samples that have reached their disposal date;

  • Daily placement of soil, water, dry and oil samples to the various locations through assignment of archive BINS;

  • Maintenance and organization of the archival station and the area surrounding, keep walkway clear;

  • Maintain all sample request forms and disposal lists in binders for reference;

  • Organize the storage of samples for clients and contracts that require that we retain samples for a longer period;

  • Retrieve samples that are in storage for additional analyses;

  • Work closely with project managers to determine when samples need to be disposed, retained, or returned to client;

  • Work with customer service group, sample entry and project managers to provide client with very good service in the shortest delay;

  • Follow the Standard Operating Procedure established by Bureau Veritas for the archiving and disposal of samples;

  • Adhere to and participate with all quality assurance policies and procedures of the organisation;

  • Maintain employee file up to date.

You are an ideal SAMPLE ARCHIVIST if you have [Minimum Requirements]:

  • You possess a Post-Secondary Education or its equivalence with at least one year related experience;

  • You are fluent in English – spoken and written;

  • You have excellent interpersonal communication and organisational skills;

  • You are responsible, independent, dedicated, and motivated with very good team spirit;

  • Computer knowledge would be an asset.

Working Conditions:

  • High level of work production in fast paced lab environment

  • May require flexible workings hours, overtime, weekend and shift work

  • May involve long periods of standing

  • Hazardous materials are handled using established safety procedures and appropriate PPE

  • Some lifting and carrying

Bureau Veritas is a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services.

When we look at Bureau Veritas, we want to see a reflection of the communities in which we work. Inclusion is about actively involving every employee’s ideas, knowledge, perspectives, approaches and styles to maximize business success. Inclusion is about attracting new talent who will bring more diversity to our workforce, with differences in culture, professional backgrounds and beliefs.

Our purpose: shaping a world of trust.

Guaranteeing quality, ensuring Health and Safety, mitigating risks and improving performance as well as environmental protection and social responsibility … This is what Bureau Veritas is about, truly believing that it contributes to bettering society.

Blending performance & integrity, with ambition & humility, responsibility & openness , we are proud that our people leave a mark on what they do.

We respect our people and believe in our talents.

We empower them to leave their mark, working as a team for the benefit of our 400,000 clients across 140 countries.

We believe that leaving a mark is a true challenge and opportunity for every one of us, a sign of trust and impact, a bond with the future, a proof of growth and development.

Being part of the BV family, is more than just working, it’s being convinced that you will Leave your mark…. in shaping a world of trust.

Join our talented community of scientists and experts and apply today at

Bureau Veritas Labs is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process and work environment. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise Human Resources of any accommodations that are required. Any information received relating to accommodations will be treated as confidential.

Shaping a World of Trust