Job Description

Are you ready to make a difference in your life and in the world? Would you like to join a team of passionate people who are already doing that? Kryton International is the inventor of the world’s first crystalline waterproofing admixture for concrete. We have permanently changed the way concrete structures are built in every corner of the globe. Since 1973, Kryton International has been helping the world’s construction industry build waterproof concrete structures that are more durable, efficient, and sustainable than ever before. It’s the extraordinary people on our team that has made all the difference. We have proven it by winning the 10 Best Companies to Work For in BC Award 4 years in a row. 



Kryton International, a highly respected and successful world innovator in concrete waterproofing and durability solutions, is seeking an additional member of their R&D Technical Services Department. We are looking for a new RESEARCH CENTER TECHNICIAN I. This is an entry-level that frequently leads to future advancement within the company. We are seeking a high-performing Research Center Technician who can help us in the laboratory needs and testing.



The Research Center Technician will bring with them their exposure in a laboratory setting from previous employment or from a university/college setting. The ideal candidate brings outstanding attention to detail in performing laboratory duties. You must be physically able to perform the required laboratory tasks efficiently and have the tenacity and perseverance to succeed despite obstacles and setbacks.



The Research Center Technician I role encompasses a broad range of duties and responsibilities. You are responsible for learning and executing standard test methods for plastic and hardened properties of concrete and mortars. You will be responsible for testing regular production samples as part of the company's quality control and will participate in the department's QC-related activities. You must be able to complete test results analysis and reporting and source materials and equipment when required. 



Kryton International Inc. is a world leader in concrete waterproofing and durability solutions. Established in 1973 and headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, Kryton is present in over 40 countries around the world through an extensive distributor network and employees. With innovative and award-winning Smart Concrete Solutions®, this fast-growing, privately-owned company is constantly seeking new ways to expand its leadership position in the industry. With projects and people in Canada, the USA, India, China, the Middle East, Europe, Africa, Asia Pacific, and Latin America, Kryton is looking to continue its growth by continuing to provide innovative systems to help build sustainable cities of the future. We pride ourselves on solving the world’s future infrastructure and building challenges through innovation and a team of dedicated professionals that care deeply and product systems that really work!  For more on Kryton International visit



  • Experience: Experience in a laboratory setting preferably related to construction lab or construction field setting is preferred
  • Education: A diploma in Civil/Chemical Engineering Technology or University degree with a major in Civil/Chemistry is an asset.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Careful attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Able to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Familiar with operating hand-held power tools
  • Able to work without close supervision – takes initiative, is responsible, accountable and self-managed
  • Have the tenacity and perseverance to succeed despite obstacles and setbacks.
  • Knowledge and proficiency in computer software and hardware sufficient to perform the job
  • Ability to follow defined procedures and document measurements in the laboratory
  • Must be physically able to efficiently perform the required laboratory tasks including standing and walking for long periods of time and occasionally lifting weights up to 50 lbs 


Kryton employees love to work here. We are a family who cares about each other. Our leaders are strong and inspiring, and we are proud of our service and products.



If you are driven to succeed, please click APPLY to complete your application. We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.