Laboratory Technician II (49148-1)

Vacancy number • TR-232876

Laboratory Technician II (49148-1)

  • Virginia
  • Closes 21 June
  • 40 hours
  • Academic Bachelor

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About this job

  • Branch: Oil & Gas
  • Area of Expertise: Testing
  • Location: Virginia

What is required?

  • hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Closing date: Friday, 21 June 2024


Brunel is working with a major oil and gas company, looking to hire a Lab Technician II to support business in Clinton, NJ for a long term assignment with the possibility of extension.

About this role

  • Running process units at either the lab or pilot plant scale.

  • Operate units simultaneously using Honeywell and/or Labview/Bridgeview process control computing systems; includes hands-on activities at each unit

  • Run programs per detailed instructions from researchers.

  • Monitor unit performance and diagnose/correct any deviations vs. desired program.

  • Become very familiar with all operational parameters and equipment for each unit (pumps, reactors, gas meters, mass flow controllers, thermocouples, pressure transducers, etc.)

  • Perform analytical testing and submit/inventory samples as needed

  • Perform routine maintenance/mechanical work to support high service factor operations


  • Strong safety ethic/awareness; identify potential safety issues and propose solutions.

  • Bachelor's or associate degree in science with laboratory experience at the college level and strong computer skills

  • High energy level; ability to thrive in an environment with a high degree of multi-tasking required every day

  • Strong teamwork, interpersonal, and communication skills

  • Work enthusiastically and effectively with researchers, op team members, maintenance personnel, etc.

  • Mentor/train other personnel

  • Communicate effectively and timely both verbally and in writing.

  • Ability to make decisions and establish work priorities to complete assignments, often under pressure with tight deadlines, on time with limited supervision

  • Extremely high work standard

  • Ensure quality by meticulously following both standard and job specific procedures.

  • Strict Quality compliance (accurate records, measurements, calibrations, etc.)

  • Physical requirements include handling hydrocarbon/catalyst samples up to 55-gallon drum size, working with variety of hand tools/wrenches, climbing ladders, etc.

  • Ability to work overtime (both extended hours and weekends) as business needs dictate


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If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Ana Abbiate quoting publication number: TR-232876

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