Job details Clinical Laboratory Assistant

Posting Period

From November 22, 2021
to December 23, 2021

Country or region



Montréal, Québec

Business Unit

Health Solutions


Research and Development

Entry date

As soon as possible

Job Status

Temporary - Full time (12 months)

Minimal required work experience

1 to 3 years

Minimal education level required


Work schedule

Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm


To be determined


Competitive social benefits

Clinical Laboratory Assistant

Main Functions

Reporting to the Clinical Laboratory Manager, the role of the Clinical Lab Assistant will include, but will not necessarily be limited to:

  • Prepare the lab equipment for upcoming research experiments;
  • Calibrate and maintain laboratory equipment to ensure it is functioning at peak levels;
  • Maintain laboratory logs to track samples and specimens;
  • Analyze various specimens and samples (namely feces, saliva, vaginal swabs, blood and breastmilk);
  • Perform other lab activities and provide support to lab manager;
  • Present results through scientific documents (e.g. lab notebook, internal reports, posters, etc.);
  • Keep the laboratory areas clean and safe, in respect of the internal rules and the external regulations.
  • Any other related tasks.

Note: The use of the masculine is used without discrimination and in order to lighten the text.

Technical skills


  • Holds a Bachelor degree or collegial diploma (CEGEP) in Science
  • Minimum of one (1) year experience in microbiology, molecular biology, or biochemistry
  • Familiar with molecular techniques and microbial physiology

Personal abilities


  • Good analytical and synthesis skills to deal with complex subjects
  • Bilingual English and French
  • Autonomy, sense of organization, rigor, attention to detail
  • Ability to adapt and judgment
  • Excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent communication skills and teamwork oriented


Lallemand is a privately held Canadian company founded in the late 19th century, which develops, produces, and markets microorganisms for various markets. The administrative offices of the parent company are in Montreal, Canada. Today, Lallemand employs more than 4,500 people working in more than 45 countries on 5 continents.

Lallemand Health Solutions specializes in the production of probiotics intended to serve the agri-food, parapharmaceutical, and pharmaceutical industries. With its manufacturing processes adhering to the highest standards of quality, the company provides probiotic strains that help millions of people improve their health and well-being.

On top of its extensive portfolio of ready-to-use probiotics (Lacidofil®, Probiokid®, Probio'Stick®, Protecflor®), the Health Solutions branch also tailor-makes unique formulas to respond to clients' unique needs. This process employs the Harmonium, Lafti®, or Rosell® strains.

The Lallemand Health Solutions team enjoys a stellar reputation, as one of the only companies that is authorized to produce the S.boulardii strain. Whether in North America, Europe, or Asia, your next pro-fessional challenge awaits you at Lallemand!

Please take note that accommodations will be provided in all parts of the hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

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