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Research Lab Technician

Texas - United States - Oil, Gas & Mining - Oil & Gas - Project Management & Services - Academic Bachelor

Are you an experienced Lab Technician looking for a challenging and lucrative opportunity working for a Top 10 Fortune 500 Oil and Gas Company? Do you wish to expand your knowledge ICP-Atomic Emission spectroscopy? Brunel Energy is recruiting a vibrant and ambitious Lab Tech to work for our exclusive client, one of the world's most lucrative Oil and Gas Corporation. Send me your Resume today!

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Meline Silverio, Account manager

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About this role

The open position is with the Research Assistant – Chemical Characterization & Atomic Spectroscopy in the Petroleum Materials & Characterization Unit (PMCU). The Chemical Characterization & Atomic Spectroscopy Team is responsible for metals and non-metals preparation and analyses of a wide variety of organic and aqueous matrices. Sample preparation techniques include direct dilution, microwave digestion, acid digestion, wet ashing and fusion. Various analytical instrumentation used: ICP AES; ICP-MS and hyphenated techniques such as GC-ICP-MS &, LC-ICP-MS, LA-ICP-MS.

  • Prepare samples and perform standard and non-standard analytical measurements using at least one of the following instrumental analyses: ICP-Atomic Emission spectroscopy;
  • Conduct multiple test methods, in aqueous and organic, with ICP-AES instruments such as Thermo iCap and Spectro Arcos;
  • Since this position requires working with multiple test methods, in aqueous and organic, demonstrated proficiency working with assisted acid digestion using microwave technology is desire;
  • Looking for someone with a degree in chemistry or biochemistry and experience working in this area, in the lab.

About you

  • 5-7 yrs of experience;
  • Associate/BA degree in Chemistry;
  • Minimum of three years related experience (outside of school);
  • Proficient with Microsoft (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc);
  • Analytical spectroscopy skills.

What we offer

Brunel Energy provides specialist personnel to the international oil & gas, petrochemical, power generation and construction industries. Our clients are predominantly major operating companies and international engineering or construction companies. Through a network of 40 offices in 5 continents (Europe, Americas, Asia, Africa and Australia) we currently contract over 8,000 Technical Engineering Specialists to the largest multinational Oil & Gas Companies and major EPC Contractors, through well established global supply agreements.


Contract Hire (12 months)Full Time
Competitive wages and benefit package

About us

Our client is one of the world's leading integrated Energy companies. This top 10 Fortune 500 Corporation has pioneered everything from upstream exploration and production, midstream transportation, power and trading, to downstream manufacturing and retail.


  • Vacancy number: PUB117964
  • Location: Texas
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Closing date: Thursday, May 31, 2018
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Meline Silverio

Account manager Brunel Energy USA Houston


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