ConocoPhillips Laboratory Technician in QUEENSLAND, Australia

Title: Laboratory Technician Location: ASIA PACIFIC-AUSTRALIA-QUEENSLAND-GLADSTONE Job Number: 00PXY

ConocoPhillips is the world’s largest independent E&P company based on production and proved reserves. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ConocoPhillips has operations and activities in 20 countries, $21 billion in annualized revenue, $96 billion of total assets, and approximately 15,400 employees as of June 30, 2016. Production averaged 1,562 MBOED for the six months ended June 30, 2016, and proved reserves were 8.2 billion BOE as of Dec. 31, 2015.

Employees across the globe focus on fulfilling our core SPIRIT Values of safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork. And we apply the characteristics that define leadership excellence in how we engage each other, collaborate with our teams, and drive the business.

In Australia and Timor-Leste our exciting portfolio includes the Australia Pacific LNG facility in Queensland, the Bayu-Undan gas-condensate field in the Timor Sea, and Darwin LNG facility in the Northern Territory. We also have exploration and appraisal projects off northern Australia including the Greater Poseidon, Caldita-Barossa and Greater Sunrise fields.

As a member of the ConocoPhillips (COP) Australia Pacific LNG Operations team, this position will contribute to the development of an organization which embraces a commitment to best practices and operational excellence. Achieving zero injuries, incidents, and maintaining standards for achieving excellence in operational performance.

Reporting to the Laboratory Specialist, the Laboratory Analyst will provide technical expertise to the Laboratory Team, executing a robust sampling and chemical analysis plan. The Laboratory Analyst is expected to ensure that laboratory systems and instrumentation remains in working order and displays troubleshooting expertise when required.

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

Sampling and analysis of the full spectrum of APLNG DS process streams including gas, amine, process and waste water and communicating results to relevant stakeholders

Calibration, maintenance and housekeeping of laboratory equipment and facilities

Undertake analytical procedures utilising complex instrumentation including Gas Chromatography, Atomic Emission Spectrometry, Auto Titrators, Mercury Analysers, Ion Chromatography and Horiba Oil in Water Analysers

Working in a small team environment to achieve goals aligned with the wider operations group with minimal supervision

Coordinate external analysis with contract laboratories when required

LIMS focal point

Cover for out of hours work when required, including nights, weekends and public holidays.

Assist with training within the laboratory when required

Procedure reviews and development Key HSE Responsibility

Comply with HSE policies, Life Saving Rules, procedures, goals and programs within the Australia Business Unit East (ABUE) HSE Management System. Actively engage in, and contribute to HSE communication and consultation processes. Lead by example and contribute directly to positive HSE performance and culture through visible action, high standards and commitment to safe work practices. Demonstrate a commitment to establishing and meeting HSE performance targets and generate ideas for continuous HSE performance improvement. Understand and manage the hazards and risks associated with your role and other risks that can impact our organizational objectives.

Ensure the laboratory maintains good practice in regards to chemical handling.

Ensure that Laboratory procedures reflect high HSE standards. Qualifications: To be successful in this role, you will demonstrate the following experience and qualifications:


Bachelor of Science (Chemistry) 2-5 years hydrocarbon analysis laboratory experience Strong interpersonal skills Experience working in an industrial environment Demonstrated experience working with and troubleshooting Gas Chromatographs Experience with using a LIMS Familiar with Microsoft Office suite Flexibility with working hours Preferred

LNG or gas process analysis experience Experience as a LIMS administrator Proficient in use of SAP In return, ConocoPhillips offers a culture of collaboration, work life balance and support for individual career and professional development.

In order to be considered for this position you must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the requisition closing date of Wednesday 31st May 2017. ConocoPhillips is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This position is currently open to Australian National candidates only Job Function: Operations Job Level: Individual Contributor/Staff Level Line of Business: AUSTRALIA PACIFIC LNG Title: Laboratory Technician