Company: Schlumberger
Skills: Laboratory Ops / Tech
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Location: Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

The Technical Services Laboratory Technician develops skills and knowledge to support sales and operations by performing quality and verifiable tests on drilling fluids and cement systems and preparing laboratory reports for internal and external stakeholders.

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Performs API recognized, and non-API recognized tests on Drilling Fluids as per lab request
  • Assists the maintenance and calibration of laboratory equipment
  • Performs non-routine testing for critical wells
  • Performs drilling fluids quality assurance/ quality control laboratory testing for routine and critical jobs.
  • Reviews work booklets, analysis sheets, and computer-generated reports prepared by Laboratory Technicians, prepares periodic summary reports as required
  • Monitors laboratory working areas to ensure clean, orderly, and safe working conditions
  • Assists Laboratory Manager, or assigned supervisor, with disposal of laboratory waste according to properly conducted methods
  • Maintains laboratory results database
  • Participates in monthly safety and operations improvement meetings
  • Completes training modules for promotion to next career level
  • Assists Laboratory Manager, or assigned supervisor, in providing test information to clients and other Company personnel
  • Assists Laboratory Manager, or assigned supervisor, with ordering supplies, chemicals, and parts for department operations
  • Complies with applicable company policies', including Personnel, Quality System and Health, Safety and Environment standards and procedures
  • Successfully complete required safety training (including but not limited to drugs and alcohol, electrical, emergency response, fire, first aid, health and hygiene, PPE, SIPP, risk reporting, IT security, hazardous materials, driving)
  • Employees may be assigned other duties, in addition to or in lieu of those described above, and any duties are subject to change at any time, according to the needs of the location or Company

Qualifications and Experience:
  • Associates in Science, Math or Engineering. Chemistry preferred.
  • Minimum 1 years' Oil and Gas (Drilling Fluids preferably) related experience in Laboratory or Field preferred
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Creative and innovative in providing quality solutions, analytical and solution oriented
  • Basic Decision Making: Involved in developing, modifying and executing company policies Decisions will impact upon schedules and on individual operations. Able to identify problems and/ or obstacles.
  • Candidates must be able to legally work and reside in the US/ Canada, without sponsorship.
  • Current Alaska residency preferred

Schlumberger is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

Schlumberger is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor-priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

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