Lab Tester/Technician-Norco, LA

Norco, LA posted on November 3

  • Analyze samples submitted to the lab per documented methods and procedures per schedule
  • Prepare standards and references for the lab and process analyzers and complete all required paperwork
  • Analyze and plot SQC samples per procedure and schedule
  • Perform required preventative maintenance on instruments per schedule, including, but not limited to, changing septums and inserts, changing columns, measuring and adjusting flows, cleaning flame tips, and cleaning and/or changing electrodes
  • Troubleshoot issues with instruments and methods and provide assistance to others when lab problems occur
  • Document and communicate instrument troubleshooting in logs and instrument reliability tracking tools
  • Ensure data and instrument integrity, and report any atypical sample condition, analytical results, and equipment irregularities
  • Retain and dispose of samples according to procedures
  • Support lab projects
  • Complete safety checklists
  • Ensure that work area is clean and free of hazards
  • Complete daily lab responsibilities
  • Complete required HS&E and skills training per schedule
  • Actively comply with all lab and plant policies and procedures
  • Ensure strict compliance with Shell’s safety policies and procedures, taking immediate corrective action in the event a potential issue or unsafe behavior is observed.
  • Ensure proper turn-over by providing effective communications to the relieving shift
  • Communicate effectively with entire Lab team on issues and opportunities
  • Communicate directly with Operation teams (Utilities, Logistics, etc.) on results or sample issues
  • Participate in efforts to continuously improve laboratory performance in safety, quality, reliability, and costs
  • Actively participate as a team member in the development and performance of group tasks
  • Properly use personal computers for meeting daily performance expectations and accessing lab information and procedures
  • Actively assume personal accountability for meeting Shell’s standards of continuous personal and professional development