Location: Columbus, Ohio

Ideal Candidate (Requirements):

  • Bachelor’s degree in Geology, Chemistry, Engineering or related field
  • 2-5 years’ experience of laboratory or field based technical experience to include sample collection and analysis
  • Experience with quality assurance of data and trouble shooting
  • Experience and or willing to learn to work with highly specialized lab equipment

Ideal Candidate (Nice to haves):

  • Be able to drive a mobile lab trailer to and from sites
  • Experience handling hazmat materials/samples
  • Strong administrative skills, willing to liaise with multiple people on site and in office

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for sample collection of drill cuttings, gas, and liquids on field site, analysis of sample using multiple laboratory instruments, maintaining the field laboratory and liaising with various on-site and office personnel
  • Able and willing to be trained on various instrumentation to perform gas and liquid analyses in mobile chemistry laboratory, such as gas chromatography, residual gas mass spectrometry, and ion chromatography
  • Responsible for quality assurance and control of analytical instrumentation and affiliated equipment, including leak checking, analyzing standards and blanks, instrument troubleshooting, and other lab related upkeep and maintenance
  • Able and willing to be trained on procedures to support data collection, raw data processing, interpretation, and report generation, while communicating significant changes in data to the field and lab geologists
  • Provide support for sample preparation and transportation, ensuring sample integrity
  • Work closely with Field Geologist and mudlogger, providing on site support

Onboarding Notes:

  • This role reports into the Columbus office and requires extensive field work and travel
  • The role reports into the Field Geologist and Laboratory Geologist
  • Basic training in managing equipment will be provided
  • Industry-competitive compensation with significant stock option upside
  • Koloma provides exceptional benefits including healthcare, vision, and dental and retirement plan

This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive list of duties or activities that are required, and some responsibilities may change.

To Apply:

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