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Laboratory Chemist I - Refining

Advantage Resourcing Rodeo ,CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
The Laboratory Chemist provides chemistry information, analytical methods, instrument troubleshooting and repair, consulting to the refinery, and performs specialized sample testing services for process stream monitoring and optimization, product certification, environmental compliance, and special projects.

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:
Performs specialized sample testing services for process stream monitoring and optimization, product certification, environmental compliance, and special projects. 
Conducts training, consulting, maintenance and troubleshooting on test methods and instrumentation. 
Develops and implements testing methods, including selection and purchase of new equipment/instrumentation, training, quality control/assurance, documentation, maintenance & troubleshooting, and continuous improvement. 
Consults on the use of test methods and their application. Works with Technical, Operations, Maintenance, and Corp. research divisions to: (1) select appropriate testing methods/instrumentation and (2) design approaches to obtain desired information. 
Provides consulting on process chemistry to aid in plant optimization and troubleshooting.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, fulfilling an ACS certified program
1-3 years experience
Demonstrated strong mechanical skills and ability to use tools to maintain instrumentation. 
Demonstrated ability to communicate chemistry/technical information to audiences of varying technical background. 
Demonstrated excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills. 
Demonstrated teamwork, communication, planning/organizing, leadership skills, and strong commitment to safety.

Preferred Qualifications:
Demonstrated laboratory work experience. 
Knowledge of refinery test methods (e.g. ASTM methods for: GC, AA, IC, XRF, elemental analysis, and wet chemistry). 
Demonstrated commitment to and use of quality control/quality assurance principles and tools. 
Demonstrated ability to consult on analytical instrumentation and test methods, including method development and equipment/instrumentation repair and purchase. 
Knowledge and understanding of refinery processes. 
Knowledge of process analyzers. 
Experience with chemometric modeling and analysis.

About Advantage Resourcing

Advantage Resourcing makes all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, ancestry, medical condition, age, marital status, national origin, citizen status, political affiliation, union membership, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran status, denial of medical or family leave, pregnancy or pregnancy disability leave or any other protected group status as defined by federal, state or local law. We will provide reasonable accommodations throughout the application or interviewing process. If you require a reasonable accommodation, contact us. Advantage Resourcing is an E-verify employer.

Company Description
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Let’s find your next job – together. Whether you’re looking for temporary work or a direct-hire job, Advantage Resourcing will connect you to an opportunity that closely matches your interests and skills. Advantage Resourcing is a proud member of Staffmark Group, an award-winning family of staffing brands with a national network of 450+ offices. We connect over 250,000 people to jobs each year, and we’re ready to put this expertise to work for you! Learn more at www.advantageresourcing.com.

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