Company: Schlumberger
Skills: Laboratory Ops / Tech, Asset Integrity Engineer
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

The Laboratory Technician (Asset Integrity) is concerned primarily with testing of oilfield corrosion inhibitors and H 2 S scavengers although involvement in other production chemistry areas, may be required. The position is based in the Global Technical Services group and located in Houston.

Role & Responsibilities:
  • Laboratory testing of oilfield corrosion inhibitors using industry standard test methods.
  • Test work includes inhibitor performance tests and physical property testing
  • Maintaining HSE records related to handling and use of H 2 S in the laboratory
  • Aids in development and qualification of new corrosion inhibitors, H 2 S scavengers and combination products (e.g. scale / corrosion inhibitors)
  • Designs chemical testing programs
  • Assists with authoring of oilfield production chemical tenders
  • Support of sales and other regional technical teams as required

Qualifications & Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant physical science discipline e.g. chemistry, physics, etc.
  • Minimum 1 + year experience of working in a laboratory environment within the oil and gas industry
  • Knowledge of oilfield corrosion and corrosion inhibitor testing methodologies
  • Proven good written and oral communication skills
  • Candidates must be able to legally work and reside in the US, without sponsorship

Competencies to be kept current
  • Technical Understanding: understanding of own discipline, and understanding of its interaction with other disciplines
  • Solutions Experience: Designs inhibitor test programs
  • Input to Business Strategy: Contributes to technical project planning.
  • Mentor & Community Leadership: Contributes to Schlumberger Technical Community (Eureka) and supports the technical community.
  • Professional Visibility: Establishes visibility with customers, industry and professional societies, and the wider Schlumberger community

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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