SGS North America
Chemist II - Deer Park, TX
At a glance
Location: US-TX-Deer Park Map
Posted: 01/03/2022
Closing: 02/02/2022
Degree: 2 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
SGS North America
Job description

Company Description  

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 89,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world.

Job Description  

Responsible for analysis and reporting of various products such as crude oil, fuel oils, middle distillates, petroleum and petrochemicals, LPG & LNG gases, etc.

Job Functions

  • Responsible for all Laboratory analysis (hands-on working on the Bench).
  • Understand and keep current with all Laboratory safety and reporting techniques.
  • Provide guidance to Laboratory Technicians to maintain proper level of training among Laboratory personnel, which can include supervisory duties.5
  • Understand and keep current with all Laboratory analysis methods.
  • Responsible for the operation of Gas Chromatograph and other Laboratory equipment.
  • Position requires a dependable and reliable individual; whose daily presence adds to the success of the Department.
  • Perform quality control duties on a daily basis.
  • External and internal witnessing and participation in audits
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledgeable in ASTM standards and other industry wide standards. (Required)
  • Must be able to work with all chemical, petrochemical and petroleum products. (Required)
  • Must be able to differentiate between colors accurately by sight. (Required)
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from individuals and/or groups both within the organization. (Required)
  • Ability to synthesize information from a variety of sources into solutions and work effectively under pressure while acting accordingly to the SGS standards of ethics and integrity. (Required)
  • High level of accuracy is required, with special attention to details. (Required)
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure, while balancing numerous projects concurrently with different deadlines. (Required)

Computer Skills

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Suites (Word, Power Point, Excel, etc.) (Required)


Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or related sciences (Required)
  • 2+ years of experience in a regulated commercial lab environment. (Required)
  • Knowledge of scientific principles OR Associate Degree in Chemistry or similar discipline (Required)
  • 5+ years of laboratory experience (Required)

Additional Information  

SGS is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristics protected by law.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.

This job description should not be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements, but a general description of the job. Nothing contained herein restricts the company’s rights to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

If you are applying for a position within the United States and you have difficulty completing the on-line employment application because of a disability, please call 201-508-3149 for assistance and leave a message. You will receive a call back.  Please note, this phone number is not for general employment information, but is only for individuals who are experiencing difficulty applying for a position due to a disability.

Chemist II - Deer Park, TX