Laboratory Technician I


About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Branch: Oil & Gas
  • Area of Expertise: Drilling, Completions & Geosciences
  • Location: Kansas City

What is required?

  • hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Saturday, 1 July 2023

About this role: Laboratory Technician I

Brunel Energy is working with a major Oil and Gas company looking to hire a Laboratory Technician I to support business from their Signum Oil Analysis Lab in Kansas City, KS for a 12-month assignment that can be extended.

• Performs routine physical and chemical testing of used oils for customer trending purposes.
• Collects analytical data, monitors quality control and performance of laboratory instruments.
• Provides laboratory assistance where minimal technical knowledge is required.

• Conducts standardized physical and chemical tests applicable to a wide range of products and product applications.
• Provides daily instrument test results and contributes to the completion of daily sample login responsibilities.
• Monitors the quality of test data by applying instrument data review; refers to work instructions or standard operating procedures, as necessary.
• Collects and enters, or sends, test results.
• Supports Quality Practices & Guidelines (QP&G) in the facility by compliance with Data Integrity Assurance Framework (DIAF), Quality Assurance, Statistical Quality Control (SQC) and other applicable procedures and guidelines.
• Maintains integrity of recorded laboratory results.
• Maintains work area to facility housekeeping standards.
• Participates in physical shift changeover or information transfer via logbook.
• Receives, opens, sorts and logs in daily samples as necessary.
• Conveys instrument test results and other issues to appropriate personnel.
• Attends and participates in monthly Operations Integrity Management System (OIMS) meetings addressing facility Safety, Security, Health & Environment (SSH&E) requirements.
• Works together with other team members to provide monthly safety/housekeeping inspections.
• Participates in Loss Prevention Systems (LPS) Tools activities.


Technical knowledge
Key Skills: Technical Writing, Interpersonal, Oral Communication, Document/Word Processing
Candidates must be willing to work the night shift (12:00 AM - 08:30 AM)
All candidates must be eligible to work in the USA on a full time basis without sponsorship


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Keith Jones
Brunel USA - Houston

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