Company: BP
Skills: Chemist, Laboratory Ops / Tech
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Shanghai, Shanghai, China
No location/work authorization restrictions found.

Responsible for supporting and delivering the safe operation of processes and systems in line with high HSSE standards, whilst developing technical and analytical capabilities.Purpose of this role:
manage the operation of the blending laboratory in support of the development technologists.

Run and prioritise blending of oils and performance testing as requested by Product Development Technologists and Team Leader
Manage storage of incoming raw materials including stock control, QC and MSDS
Implement and manage laboratory operating procedures e.g. equipment calibration, raw material storage, equipment maintenance responsibilities
Conduct blending within the laboratory, submit of samples for testing both externally and internally
Co-ordinate training for new starters and visitors to include operation of laboratory equipment, blending and raw material management
Arrange purchase of consumables and new laboratory equipment
Work closely with the Team Leader and development technologists to ensure application of best laboratory practices, sample handling, lab standards and all HSE regulations.
Specific Product Quality accountabilities as detailed on the GLT role cards - Lubes only
Degree or equivalent in Chemistry or related technical discipline

Able to demonstrate strong interpersonal and communication skills

Could read and write in English fluently, and could speak English

Basic knowledge of BP's lubricant products, their composition, manufacture and application

Basic understanding of the interfaces and drivers within the business, in particular between sales, marketing, supply chain and the product development and research teams within GLT

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.