Company: Shell
Skills: Laboratory Ops / Tech
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Shanghai, China

Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

Laboratory technician works closely with project leaders and other team members to conduct lubricants /grease blending and tests and provide timely delivery of sample and test data to support product development and technical service projects.
  • Liaise directly with the project leaders and works jointly with them from planning, conducting to reporting
  • Carry out laboratory test and analysis of lubricants/grease, using standardized and non-standardized, in-house test methods
  • Ensure timely delivery of high-quality test results, support the interpretation of test results and provide his/her own views when needed
  • Prepare laboratory-scale lubricants/grease blends.
  • Develop new laboratory methods for sample preparation and analysis
  • Maintain testing equipment and facilities, calibration instrument and monitor test data accuracy
  • Ensures to implement all relevant HSSE standards inside the lab and outside the lab
  • Record and document test results as required by the quality management system
  • Work together with the team for training and technology showcasing to customers

Special Challenges

The position requires understanding the purpose of the tests and testing requirements from the project leaders, sometimes, requires sense of urgency to support crisis situation.
  • Deliver multiple projects & tests under time pressure
  • Be flexible to deal with changes during a product development and undertake unexpected projects (e.g. technical service type)
  • Be able to develop a deep understanding of product applications to meet customers' needs.