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  • Title:

    Laboratory Technician

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  • Salary:

    No benefits

  • Contact:

    Amanda Taylor

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    11 Months +

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Sitec - a Belcan company are currently looking to recruit a Laboratory Technician for a multinational oil and gas corporation based in Hampshire. The post is an estimated 12 month contract and is paying competitively on a PAYE and Umbrella hourly basis.

Main Functions :

  • Support / assist the lab supervisors / chemists by performing routine and non-routine laboratory analysis / wet chemistry on product and in-process samples, to support plant operations for the purpose of quality assurance / control.
  • Perform calibration and maintenance of test equipment.
  • Prepare samples and ensure accurate data generation and records, in accordance with the standard operating procedures.
  • Utilize analytical instruments to address quality assurance/control issues.
  • Prepare chemical stock solutions and reagents, as well as set preparation standards.
  • Minimal work direction needed and is highly skilled and knowledgeable to the position.

Tasks and Responsibilities :

  • Experience with LIMS to compile and enter all data obtained from tests
  • Maintain a clean and safe lab by doing regular housekeeping and LPSAs (Loss Prevention Self Assessments)
  • Participate in TMAs (Test Method Assessments) and LPOs (Loss Prevention Observations) to ensure correct and safe test procedures
  • Prepare laboratory equipment to conduct test
  • Troubleshoot machines and/or redo analyses when tests are OCC - out of control
  • Perform various tests on different Fuel type, jet fuel, Gasoline and Diesel to ensure it is ready for downstream products.

Skills and Qualifications :

  • Polytechnic graduate with the background in Chemical / Process / Technical Engineering.
  • Computer literate.
  • Preferable experience in quality control systems.

This vacancy is being advertised by Belcan