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Date: Feb 9, 2018

Location: Moundsville, WV, US, 35474

Company: Williams

Lab Tech I
ReqID: 95501
Number of Openings: 1
Location: Moundsville , West Virginia  35474
Operating Area/Functional Area: Northeast G & P

Bring your energy to ours. Help us become the premier provider of large-scale natural gas infrastructure in the United States. The backbone of Williams’ workforce is our technical and operations team. From processing plants to pipelines and compressor stations, we depend on the skills and dedication of our technicians to deliver the performance our customers expect. We’re looking for highly skilled technicians who will enjoy being part of a collaborative team.
Hear from our employees on why they chose a career at Williams:



Our organization is seeking a Lab Technician to be a member of our Moundsville, WV, QCF team. The primary purpose of the Lab Technician is to perform routine analysis on raw materials, process streams and products.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

•Perform chemical, physical, or scientific analysis utilizing both routine and special techniques in compliance with all safety and quality control standards.

•Work with Operations, Safety, Engineering, Environmental, and Administrative departments to achieve facility and operational metrics.

•Maintain quality control standards within the laboratory.

•Collect, analyze, and process laboratory samples to ensure compliance and quality.

•Perform maintenance, repair, and calibration on laboratory equipment.

•Generate and record appropriate data, perform analytical calculations, and complete necessary documentation of analyses performed.


Minimum Qualifications               

•High School Diploma or equivalent.

•Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

•Ability to work rotating shifts on weekdays, weekends, and holidays.

•Ability to wear protective equipment, gloves, uniforms, and other articles of safety clothing.

•General knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), with the ability to learn other company specific software programs and systems.

•Strong troubleshooting, testing, and problem solving skills.

•Ability to work both in a team setting and individually with minimal supervision.


Preferred Qualifications

•Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Science, Engineering or related field.

•Five (5) years’ experience within the Petrochemical, Manufacturing, or related industry.

•Proficient knowledge and experience with plant operations, lab testing, and lab testing equipment.

•Advanced knowledge in the use of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).


Physical Requirements and Environmental Working Conditions

•Medium Work:  Exerting up to fifty (50) pounds of force occasionally and/or up to twenty (20) pounds of force frequently, and/or up to ten (10) pounds of force constantly to move objects.

•Stooping:  Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist.

•Walking:  Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another.

•Lifting:  Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position.

•Standing:  Requires standing for a period in excess of one hour without rest.



Regular/Temporary Assignment: R
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
FLSA Status: N
Shift: X-12 Hour Schedule
Percent of Travel: Up to 25%
Relocation Offered: No
Williams is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected under applicable discrimination law.

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