Lab Technician

Richmond - California - United States - Energy - Oil & Gas - Engineering & Design - Academic Bachelor

This is an ideal entry role (or second job) for a lab tech looking to gain experience at a major corporation in California. Hone your laboratory technique and develop your collaborative working style in this large set up, guided by experienced supervisors and team leads.

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Kayla Justiss, Account manager

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About this role

As a lab technician you will be working primarily with X-Ray diffraction and microprobe areas. Your ability to perform and understand a wide array of techniques will be vital for your position. In your role you will be preparing, keeping up with inventory, and storing samples designated for analysis and the collection of other data. You will be performing standard and non-standard analytical measurements on various samples assigned to you.

Additional job responsibilities you might be encountering as a lab technician include overseeing the distribution of materials that require multiple analyses and overseeing some new lab safety practices. You will be utilizing your customer service skills when you are communicating your analytical results.


  • Performing any tasks required to analyze samples for the group
  • Promoting and complying with all safety rules and company policies
  • Supporting basic laboratory duties such as housekeeping and equipment maintenance
  • Working on assigned projects, compiling data for analysis, and reviewing data for quality assurance
  • Delivering continuous improvement in laboratory safety, equipment maintenance and SOP's (standard operation procedure)

About you


  • High school degree or GED
  • 0-2 years of experience in a related field
  • Previous experience as a lab technician is highly desirable
  • Some lab experience in the oil and gas industry is a plus

Your Skills:

  • Excellent manual dexterity and eyesight to carry out work with small objects
  • Excellent planning and organizing ability
  • Ability to adapt to changing work conditions
  • Competence to maintain and repair lab apparatus are highly desirable

Does this role sound like a solid fit for your career? Update your resume and send it over. Start the process and apply now.

What we offer

Why work through Brunel? We start with competitive rates, a comprehensive benefits package and a 401k. We provide flexibility of work with the security of an open-ended contract. With Brunel you will gain experience and expertise, building on your skills and developing your career further.

About us

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Over 40 years, we’ve created a global network of interesting clients and talented individuals working together through a vast array of services. Join us today.


  • Publication: PUB229933
  • Location: Richmond
  • Market: Energy
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Closing date: Thursday, October 24, 2019
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Feel free to contact


Kayla Justiss

Account manager Brunel Energy USA Houston


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