Lab Technician - Hobbs

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  • Regions North America
  • Country United States
  • City Hobbs
  • Type of Employment Contract
  • Job number WTSmcott22983

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Lab Technician - Hobbs
Hobbs, New Mexico
Only candidates with the legal right to work in the US without sponsorship will be considered for this role.
  • Currently the Lab is working a 7X2 and 7X4 shift. These will be 12 hour shifts working either from 5AM to 5PM or from 5PM to 5AM. The candidate will be required to rotate to both night and day shifts.
  • Skills:
    • Adaptability
    • Communication
    • Verbal & Written
    • Leadership
    • Team work
  • Education:
    • Diploma / Degree in Chemistry
  • Special Knowledge & Skills:
    • Completion of all SCDP requirements
Job Summary:
  • The General Laboratory Technician directs and performs verifiable quality assurance tests on company products, prepares laboratory reports prior to service delivery on location, provides advanced technical support with additive selection and the design of stimulation and/or cementing fluids, supervises and mentors personnel and maintains links with the Client Support Labs and/or Operating districts, Product Centers and InTouch. Is considered as an expert in testing and fluid selection.
  • Complies with all Company & Regulatory HS&E & Quality and IT standards and policies. Wears all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required & maintains required HS&E & SQ certifications up-to-date.
  • Performs advanced additive selection and design of fluids in assigned sub segment and recommends solutions to improve the process.
  • Supervises personnel to ensure equipment is clean and in proper working condition and proper disposal of Lab waste. Monitors the operation, maintenance and calibration of Lab equipment.
  • Prepares presentations for internal and external clients.
  • Mentors and coaches the less experienced personnel, monitors their development and acts as a role model for Lab personnel.
  • Performs regular Audits (including CAT Audits) to ensure the Lab is operating as per the required standards, prepares and follows up on the action plans as a result of the audit.
  • Assists the Laboratory Manager and in ensuring clean, orderly and safe working conditions in the laboratory, disposal of laboratory waste according to properly conducted methods.
  • Manages his/her career with guidance and support from Lab Manager
  • Assist the GMTE, DTE, Product Champions and CSL with technical support as required.
  • Participates in the District HS&E & Quality initiatives and programs (eg. SOIM's, Risk Assessments, Quality Improvements, Emergency Response Plan, HSE and SQ Objectives, LPT and SQC).
  • Performs Risk Analysis and identifies & addresses potential safety hazards. Corrects and report hazards immediately in <COMPANY> or to Supervisor.
  • All other duties as assigned by Supervisor
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  • Diploma / Degree in Chemistry
  • Special Knowledge & Skills:
Completion of all SCDP requirements
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