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Lab Technician II

Date: Nov 26, 2021

Location: Oklahoma City, OK, US, 73118

Company: Chesapeake Energy

Our core values — integrity and trust, respect, transparency and open communication, commercial focus and change leadership — are the lens through which we evaluate every business decision. As a dynamic, growing company that offers extremely competitive compensation and benefits, our employees are our most valued assets and the foundation of Chesapeake’s performance among our E&P competitors.

Job Summary

This intermediate level position conducts chemical and physical laboratory tests in support of projects led by scientists and geologists, under general supervision in order to aid in exploration and completion studies. 

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepares and conducts experiments, tests, and analyses
  • Provides technical support and assistance to geochemists, scientists, and geologists
  • Maintains, cleans, and inspects laboratory instruments and equipment
  • Assembles, operates, and maintains laboratory testing, measuring, and mechanical equipment
  • Prepares core samples for testing
  • Conducts tests and inspections of products, services or processes to evaluate quality or performance
  • Compiles results and data and prepares for scientists, geochemists, and geologists to interpret
  • Records, stores, and maintains data
  • Observes and promotes all safety regulations and rules
  • Oversees physical inventory to include updating the inventory database and moving samples into and out of storage
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Job Specific Skills

  • Intermediate knowledge of laboratory safety and reporting techniques
  • Intermediate knowledge of laboratory analysis methods.
  • Intermediate ability to work with all chemical, petrochemical, and petroleum products
  • Intermediate abilit to multitask efficiently in order to complete objectives
  • Detail-oriented with a high level of focus


  • Minimum: High school diploma or GED
  • Preferred: Bachelor’s degree - from accredited university - Geology, Geochemistry, Physical Science or related field


  • Minimum: 2 - 5 years related work experience


Chesapeake Energy takes necessary action to ensure that all applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, pregnancy, military or veteran status or any other protected characteristic as established by law.


Chesapeake Energy Corporation's operations are focused on discovering and developing its large and geographically diverse resource base of unconventional oil and natural gas assets onshore in the United States.

Nearest Major Market: Oklahoma City
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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