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  • Job reference: RMS0099769

UV Spectrascopy Lab Technician

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Houston
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 05/09/2011
  • Time left:
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The Company:
Our major oil and gas client is seeking a UV Laboratory Technician for a year long opportunity in West Houston.

The Role:
Perform sample preparation and perform UV and near-IR spectroscopy measurements according to established methods.
Lab operations include instrument setup, calibration, troubleshooting, maintenance, as well as extensive sample prep (precision dilutions, etc) and associated general lab responsibilities (materials ordering, waste handling, housekeeping, clerical, etc.)
Reporting of results includes use of various computing programs such as Microsoft Excel and custom applications, including associated interaction with the customer.
Analyses require consistent application of standardized QA/QC/ISO protocols involving laboratory preparations and instrument operations, data recording, reagents and calibration standard validation, etc.
Assignment requires safe handling of pressurized equipment, high temperatures (150C), reagents, and sample materials.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Four year degree (does not have to be in chemistry) and general laboratory experience required.
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