Entry Level Lab Technician

  • Houston, TX
  • Full-time

Company Description

Our client is a leading provider of proprietary and patented Reservoir Description, Production Enhancement, and Reservoir Management services. 

Our client remains dedicated to providing the technology you need to enhance your production. They continue to develop and acquire technologies that complement our existing products and services, and we disseminate these technologies throughout our global network. 

With over 70 offices in more than 50 countries located in major oil-producing provinces, our client provides services to the world's major, national, and independent oil companies. They help solve reservoir problems. 

Our client reservoir optimization technologies are used to increase total recovery from existing fields. Their services enable their clients to optimize reservoir performance and maximize hydrocarbon recovery from their production fields. 

Our client has taken extensive measures to ensure the services and data provided by all of their worldwide companies are of the highest quality and integrity. Their commitment to applying and developing new technologies to optimize reservoir performance is unsurpassed in the oilfield service industry. 

Job Description

Qualified applicants must perform laboratory testing with emphasis on Petrophysical Work, Rock Mechanics and/or Flow Studies. Must be familiar with and able to utilize Laboratory Instruments effectively. Qualified applicants must be able to interpret scientific data, perform mathematical and scientific computations, maintain laboratory notebooks, be comfortable in a laboratory environment, and check for accuracy. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and basic computer skills are required.


Recording operating data from laboratory equipment including flow pumps, pressure transducers and gauges, scales and balances, resistivity monitors, and basic laboratory glassware.

Working independently on projects while maintaining a team atmosphere with other technicians.


Communicating data and results with supervisors and clients in a clear manner.


Researches the formation, dissolution, and content of rock layers.


Bachelor’s degree in Geology or related science is preferred. Should have knowledge of materials, methods, and the appropriate tools to develop laboratory testing systems designed for simulating reservoir behaviors. Preferred a strong emphasis on logical and mechanical reasoning in a laboratory environment. Must be computer literate with working knowledge of MS Office.

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