Lab Technician II (BTS & LPTL)

Richmond, CA 94801

Posted: 06/10/2024 Job Category: Technical Job Number: 180325 Pay Rate: $22.00 - $27.00

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities:

The open position is with the Blending & Technical Services (BTS) and Lubricants Performance Testing Laboratory (LPTL) Team in Richmond, CA. This is a customer-focused service group that performs bench-scale blending and testing of lubricants in support of product development, technical services, and research & development activities conducted by Company Lubricants and Oronite Additives.

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

The open position is part of a team that is focused on delivering timely, precise, and flexible laboratory services to its customers while maintaining operations that reflect a true "safety first" environment that meets Chevron s high standards for Operational Excellence. Product lines supported include automotive passenger car and heavy duty engine oils, industrial oils, gear oils, greases, and transmission fluids. Training will be provided for specific functions associated with the position. Work involves handling finished lubricants, base oils, additives, and solvents.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

1+ years experience working in a laboratory or similar technical environment.
Detail oriented, have the ability to follow processes and procedures implicitly, possess laboratory skills such as precision weighing and measuring, have glassware handling experience, and demonstrate operational discipline in the conduct of their work.
Computer (PC) skills; experience creating spreadsheets and reports on a personal computer. Knowledge of Excel, Word and Outlook.
Knowledge of scientific testing methods
Ability to perform detail oriented, mistake-free work.
Ability to maintain a safe and clean environment.
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
Excellent teamwork and collaboration skills.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Excellent safe work history / strong safe work ethic.
Work schedule is 40 hours/week (Monday - Friday).
This is a safety-sensitive position and requires enrollment in a random drug and alcohol-screening program.
Demonstrated experience in equipment maintenance, lab management, quality control, and product integrity processes and programs (i.E. ISO, ASTM, Round Robins). Demonstrated capability to work effectively as a team member to resolve issues and complete projects.
Candidates local to the Richmond/Bay Area required.

Must have a valid driver s license and current state required minimum vehicle insurance coverage to drive onto Client and Company property.

Preferred Skills:

AS / BS degree, formal training in chemistry, biology, or other science.
Experience working in a laboratory or similar technical environment.
Experience monitoring and adjusting process control systems.
Previous lab refinery experience/safety sensitive position

Pay Range:

The pay range for this position is $ 22.00- $27.00 per hour; however, the pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. This pay information is being provided pursuant to applicable law and is based in part on market location.


The benefits available with this position include:

  • Ongoing Training (RSO, Systems, Software Programs, OSHA Safety, JJ Keller, etc.)

  • Continuous Employment Development and Learning

  • Ongoing Advocacy, internal assets with HSE, Legal and HR teams and experts to aid in Employee Career Path and Advancement

  • 401K

  • Aetna & Kaiser Group Medical Coverage

  • Dental Insurance Coverage

  • Vision Insurance Coverage

  • Basic Life Insurance & AD&D

  • Long Term Disability

  • Voluntary Short-Term Disability

  • Access to Health Joy

  • GAP Medical Coverage

  • Direct Deposit

  • Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts

Cenergy is a dynamic, diverse, woman-owned company that has provided stellar support to our clients globally for over 25 years! We hire extraordinary people, and each of our team members are encouraged to embody our core values to drive innovation and own it with integrity and trust while adding to our positive and forward-thinking atmosphere.

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