Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Refinery / Plant Operator
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: California, 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.

Chemical Technician - Northern, CA (East Bay) 


Currently looking for a Technician to help support the on-going work at local oil refineries in East Bay (Northern CA) Area. The Technician will be primarily responsible for supporting day to day operations of a specialty chemical service account. Under general supervision and with safety in mind, the Technician will be conducting routine chemical analysis and services to ensure conformance to key chemical treatment parameters. This will also include sample collection, laboratory analysis, chemical deliveries and injection system maintenance/adjustments.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Perform field sampling of oil and water samples
  • Perform basic laboratory testing
  • Document, submit and communicate lab results
  • Monitor and maintain chemical injection systems
  • Manage chemical usages and inventories
  • Escort and assist with chemical deliveries
  • Build strong relationships with key customers
  • Work safely and within customer and BHGE's safety guidelines

  • Solid mechanical aptitude
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work independently
  • Valid driver's license and clean driving record
  • Schedule flexibility to allow for occasional overtime on evenings and weekends
  • Participate in a random drug testing program
Desired Characteristics:

  • Bachelor's degree in Science or Engineering
  • Experience working in a refinery
  • Experience working in a lab
  • Experience in process chemical or water treatment

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.