Laboratory Technician

Career Opportunity – Laboratory Technician

Renaissance BioScience Corp. is a leading global biological engineering company.  We believe biology can transform our world by creating the things we need in healthier, more productive, and sustainable ways. Using our proprietary biological engineering platform, we create transformative solutions to real-world problems in global industries like food and beverage, agriculture, chemicals, and healthcare.

Looking for scientists, entrepreneurs, and imagineers.

We spend our working hours custom crafting microorganisms that help us feed and fuel humanity. 

Interested in joining us? Let's talk.

Our Employee Values:

  1. Communication = Open, honest, and effective communication is the cornerstone of how we work. 

  2. Teamwork = We are accountable individually and as part of a team. Every person — across all departments and levels — are valuable members of our team.

  3. Entrepreneurship = Our company is founded on an entrepreneurial mindset driving technological innovation in biology. Asking "what's possible", and questioning "what's not."

To help build our leading research and development team, we aim to hire smart people who are self-starters and results-driven. If you are a team player looking for an opportunity to grow your career in a fast-paced, rapidly growing life sciences company, please consider applying for the opportunity below today.

Position Summary

Renaissance is looking for an organized and detail orientated Laboratory Technician to join our R&D Team. This role will be based out of our offices located on the University of British Columbia’s main campus, in beautiful Vancouver, BC.

Reporting to the Principal Scientist, and as a member of the R&D team, the Laboratory Technician will be responsible for keeping the laboratory clean, organized, and in proper working condition by performing non-experimental lab duties such as glassware washing and sterilization, media preparation, routine lab housekeeping, inventory of general use supplies, ordering of lab consumables and basic maintenance of common use equipment.

This role is ideal for someone who wants to learn and contribute in a supporting role, while gaining basic laboratory coordination experience.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Education & Experience Required:

Position Details

This is a full-time, permanent role.  General workdays are 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Monday to Friday.    

How to Apply

Please email your resume and a brief cover letter indicating why you feel you are a fit for this role to Please indicate Laboratory Technician in the subject line. We would like to thank all applicants who apply.  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, thank you.

About Renaissance BioScience Corp.

Renaissance BioScience Corp. is a privately held, global, industry leading biological engineering company based in Vancouver, Canada. Renaissance develops functional, market-ready microorganisms for the global food and beverage, agriculture, chemicals, and healthcare industries. The wholly owned commercial subsidiaries of Renaissance BioScience Corp. include Renaissance Yeast Inc., which commercializes H2S-preventing wine yeast; Renaissance Ingredients Inc., which commercializes acrylamide-reducing baker’s yeast; and Bright Brewers Yeast Inc., which commercializes beer yeast technologies. Detailed information about the Renaissance group of companies can be accessed at