Career Opportunities:

Mechanical Engineer – Job No. 767

The Canadian Light Source Inc. (CLSI) is the national synchrotron research facility on the University of Saskatchewan campus in Saskatoon. This facility produces high intensity synchrotron light to explore the nature and structure of molecules and serves national and international users from academia, industry, and government institutions.

Reporting to the Manager of Engineering and Technical Services, the successful candidate will demonstrate a high degree of professionalism and ability to effectively communicate and function as part of a highly skilled engineering group. The nature of CLSI work is such that there is opportunity to specialize in areas and techniques of mechanical engineering that are relatively unique. Opportunities exist for a candidate with the aptitude and motivation to become highly specialized.

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CLSI hires based upon evaluated potential in one or more of the areas of interest. Compensation will depend upon the candidates level of knowledge and experience, and includes a full range of benefits combined with a much sought after work/life balance. Intrinsically motivated individuals will do well in the CLSI work environment.

Please submit a resume along with references, in confidence, to jobs@lightsource.ca. Please quote job number 767 in the subject. Applications will be considered beginning September 3, 2014. The posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. While all applicants are thanked for their interest, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Although first consideration will be given to citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada, CLSI strongly encourages all qualified applicants to apply. CLSI is an equal opportunity employer and encourages members of designated groups (women, aboriginal people, people with disabilities and visible minorities) to self-identify on their applications.

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