KBR LCIV OIR: Laboratory Technician (Water) in Iraq

Title: LCIV OIR: Laboratory Technician (Water)

Location: Iraq

Job Number: 1062029

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Laboratory Technician (Water)

Conducts prototype or environmental laboratory tests by using laboratory quality procedures. Operates laboratory or other equipment such as pumps and rig equipment. Repairs, calibrates, and provides general maintenance on tools and equipment. Performs analytical computations and completes documentation of results. Under direct supervision, performs routine and other assigned tasks from instructions, established guidelines and procedures. Possesses an expansive awareness of a multitude of instruments and apparatuses utilized to sample, examine, assess, and observe the QHSE effect within the business. Is constantly aware of changes in government policies associated with scope of work. Assists others in moderately complex actions in agreement with established protocol to comply with the business's QHSE standards and government policies. May perform non-routine labor duties. Skills required for this job are typically acquired by completion of an Associate's degree and 2 years of experience or equivalent work experience in lieu of degree.

Competency Requirements:

Test water quality of ice, raw water and potable water on a daily basis.

Use a wide variety of laboratory equipment, analyze laboratory test result data, and maintain accurate and thorough records of testing results.

Maintain files and documentation related to calibration of laboratory equipment.

The ability to perceive and apply the basic theory underlying analytical procedures in drinking water analysis is a requisite.

Follows prescribed safety rules and regulations in performing assigned duties.

Skills are typically gained through 1-5 years of laboratory experience.

Possession of a baccalaureate degree in chemistry, microbiology or environmental science is preferred

Additional Requirements, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Prefer Military Preventive Medicine experience

Prefer 1

Yrs LOGCAP experience

Experience with Hach equipment a plus

Able to work around adverse conditions year round

Prefer Ice testing experience

Additional requirements:

Must be fluent in English

Must possess passport book (not passport card) with at least 12 months of remaining validity AND with at least 4 blank visa/stamp pages remaining

Must possess driver’s license with at least 6 months of remaining validity

Candidate must eligible to obtain a NAC-I

It should be understood that employment may be located in potentially dangerous areas, including combat or war zones. This might involve the possibility of suffering harm by dangerous forces or friendly fire. These dangers are inherent to working conditions in a dangerous environment.

Job: Quality, Health, Safety and Environment