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Amec Foster Wheeler Lab Technician in Richmond, California

Looking for a long-term career opportunity? Come join Wood as a Lab Technican in Richmond, CA. Wood offers health benefits, 401k, vacation and more. Local candidates only. We are looking for a Physical Analysis Lab Technician to support the Crude Oil Analysis and Refinery Support team of GLS. GLS stands for Global Laboratory Services, which resides in the Downstream Technology & Services department

Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required

  • Density, skeletal and particle density, refractive index, N-D-M

  • Flow properties including viscosity, freeze point, cloud point and pour point

  • Catalyst testing using mercury porosimetry, chemisorption

  • Thermal properties testing using TGA, VTGA, PDSC, etc.

  • In addition to performing sample testing, job duties also include samples log-in and distribution, managing chemical inventory, performing QA/QC testing, monitoring and maintaining QC charts, reviewing/reporting/communicating analytical results to customers, performing instrument troubleshooting and basic maintenance and repair.

  • BS in Chemistry or related science field required

  • 1 year of lab work related experience required

  • One year of experience in a petroleum testing lab preferred

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2021-82766

Name: Fixed Term

Type of Requisition: Professional & Technical

External Company Name: Wood Plc

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