Applications Technician

Date: 30 May 2018

Location: Westhill, Aberdeen


Job Purpose

To perform all laboratory testing, projects and reports undertaken in the Aberdeen laboratory. Control development projects with minimal support.  Ensure the laboratory is kept to a high standard of QHSSE. To ensure the seamless delivery of Completions technologies.


Key Activities

  • Control of laboratory testing including setting up, organising, planning, performing and reporting of the tests.
  • Control of fluids, chemicals, consumables in the lab and ensure paperwork (MSDS, COSHH) are in order.
  • Ensuring appropriate QHSSE paperwork is kept up to date including daily maintenance, calibrations and stock checks.
  • Control projects for compound development within the given timeframe.
  • Responsible for quality control assurance for zonal isolation product line.
  • Generate workshop test procedures, qualification reports and results for distribution.
  • Control and maintain all risk assessments, TPMs, COSHH, PUWER assessments and work instructions for the laboratory.
  • Support in the quote/contract review process for completion technology products.
  • Support the planning, co‐ordination and control of the design and development of new or modification of the existing product line in order to meet actual or anticipated future customer needs.
  • Support in the building of new and existing products and assembly operations



Essential:        Relevant laboratory experience

Preferred:       Chemistry background, HND level


Experience / Competence / Skills / Knowledge


  • Demonstrate an ability to effectively utilise resources, and the ability to plan, control, and take responsibility for own work
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written, and good teamwork skills
  • Computer literate (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to work in a team environment, as well as an ability to work unsupervised and exercise initiative to resolve potential problems
  • Excellent report writing skills



  • Knowledge of laboratory operations
  • Interest to develop understanding of lower completions equipment / swellable elastomers


How to apply:

We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to join us at a very exciting time of company growth and development.

If you are interested in the role, please send your current CV, together with a cover letter via the form below.