LCIV AL ASAD OIR: Senior Laboratory Technician (Water) - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee



LCIV AL ASAD OIR: Senior Laboratory Technician (Water)

Senior 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 general direction, performs advanced duties from instructions, established guidelines and procedures. Possesses a complete awareness of a multitude of instruments and apparatuses utilized to sample, examine, assess, and observe the QHSE effect within the business. Is aware of changes in government policies and provides updated information of new improvements associated with scope of work. Assists others in complex actions in agreement with established protocol to comply with the business's QHSE standards and government policies. May calibrate and evaluate apparatuses. Provides training and guidance to less experienced personnel. Skills required for this job are typically acquired by completion of an Associate's degree and 3+ 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 5-7 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 6 blank visa/stamp pages remaining
  • Must possess driver’s license with at least 6 months of remaining validity

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .