Lab Technician - Water in Kandahar at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 6/11/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kandahar
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/11/2018
  • Job ID:
    BLUFNA1602117

Job Description

Job Summary
 
The Laboratory Technician – Water performs laboratory tests on potable and non-potable water.

Principal Accountabilities
  • Maintain detailed log of all products submitted to laboratory
  • Calibrate laboratory equipment and document results
  • Conduct tests on water samples and document results
  • Operate water purification equipment and ensure quality of produced water meets or exceeds identified requirements
  • Train operators in proper testing procedures
  • Monitor water purification operations to ensure product quality is maintained
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills
  • Working knowledge of using testing equipment such as turbidimeters, colorimeters, pH meters, and other water purification equipment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software
  • Fluent in reading, writing, speaking, and understanding English

Experience & Education
  • Minimum three (3) years of experience working in water process control and testing
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum eight (8) hours of college chemistry
  • Certification in either water or waste water laboratory or equivalent field experience

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • Normal color vision 
  • Living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable
  • Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions
  • Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions

Travel
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally