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Offshore Laboratory Technician

Baker Hughes

Baker Hughes

mount pearl, nl, canada
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024

Would you like to take ownership of a team delivering service and maintenance to our customers?

Do you enjoy being part of a successful team?

Join our Upstream Chemical team

Our diverse and global team ensures that our customers have the products they need to perform effectively and safely. Our team ensures production enhancement and chemical services for our upstream customers so that they can function efficiently and perform at the highest level. We provide technical solutions to help with all their challenges.

Partner with the best

The Offshore Laboratory Technician liaises with the offshore Production Supervisor, offshore Operations Group and onshore Baker Hughes Chemicals Contract Representative (Account Manager) to support the application and optimization of production chemicals and to conduct environmental compliance monitoring and process sampling and analysis as required to support the operation.

As an Offshore Laboratory Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Monitor & troubleshoot the crude separation and produced water treatment systems to ensure crude oil specifications are maintained & overboard effluent discharges remain within regulatory requirements.

  • Provide day to day process system optimization and production enhancement recommendations to the Production Supervisor and offshore Operations Group.

  • Generate & maintain offshore environmental compliance monitoring records. Submit monthly environmental compliance reports, via the Production Supervisor, to the Regulatory Board.

  • Manage offshore process chemical inventories and day to day transportation logistics. Liaison with onshore Baker Petrolite warehouse personnel to ensure uninterrupted supply to the Platform.

  • Decanting offshore chemical tote tanks into platform or FPSO storage tanks and back loading empty chemical tanks (if required by facility operator).

  • Managing all aspects of the Platform Process Lab including, equipment calibration, procurement of laboratory instruments & supplies, and the maintenance of analytical records & procedures.

  • Sampling and laboratory analysis for normal production operations, verification of process analyzers and regulatory compliance. Sampling and laboratory analysis for ad-hoc operations and troubleshooting as directed by the Production Supervisor.

  • Comply with safe work practices and procedures. Active participation in safety drills, OH&S meetings and safety initiatives. Emergency Response Team participation as designated by the Production Supervisor

  • Full compliance with offshore Safety, Health & Environmental Management Policies and Systems

Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will:

  • University degree or relevant Technical Diploma and 3 to 5 years experience in petroleum processing industry.

  • Be a self-starter, proactively taking the initiative to solving problems and providing resolutions

  • Previous laboratory, direct chemical sales/ service and/or offshore work experience along with Basic Survival Training would be considered an asset

  • Certifications in these: CAPP Medical, Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S Alive Training), Basic First Aid, Offshore Safety & Regulatory Awareness Training, Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems

Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone. In this role, we can confidently offer the following flexible working patterns:

  • 12 hour days, 21 day rotation

Working with us

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Baker Hughes. We know we are better when all of our people are developed, engaged and able to bring their whole authentic selves to work. We invest in the health and well-being of our workforce, train and reward talent and develop leaders at all levels to bring out the best in each other.

The Good Stuff

Our inventions have revolutionized energy for over a century. But to keep going forward tomorrow, we know we have to push the boundaries today. We prioritize rewarding those who embrace challenge with a package that reflects how much we value their input.

Join us, and you can expect:

  • Contemporary work-life balance policies and wellbeing activities

  • Comprehensive private medical care options

  • Safety net of life insurance and disability programs

  • Tailored financial programs

  • Education Assistance

  • Generous Parental Leave

  • Mental Health resources, Virtual Therapy Programs

  • Dependent and Partners Care

  • Pet Insurance

  • Additional elected or voluntary benefits

About Us:
We are an energy technology company that provides solutions to energy and industrial customers worldwide. Built on a century of experience and conducting business in over 120 countries, our innovative technologies and services are taking energy forward – making it safer, cleaner and more efficient for people and the planet.

Join Us:
Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company that values innovation and progress? Join us and become part of a team of people who will challenge and inspire you! Let’s come together and take energy forward.

Baker Hughes Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.