Share this Job

Principal Lab Technician - Chemistry

Date:  Jul 31, 2022

Bossier City, LA, US, 71111

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Under general direction, independently plans and performs moderately complex and non-routine analytical processes pertaining to moderately complex prototypes, products, special equipment/services, and/or laboratory/test procedures.
  • Mentors others on the chemical hygiene plan and the current HSE laboratory safety standards.
  • Active in the development of best safety practices in activities related to product design, development, manufacture, and use. Independently manages time and lab testing to insure timeliness and deliverables are met with guidance from the project team leader.
  • Assembles complex subsystems or prototype equipment and performs or arranges for necessary tests/experiments as required.
  • Responsibilities may include building and/or modifying non-routine prototypes, models, and special equipment.
  • May assist in recommending design or modifications of analytical processes, equipment, or procedures that are not completely standardized or prescribed.
  • Performs complex environmental or laboratory tests using proficient techniques with electrical/electronic, chemical, or mechanical equipment that includes set-up, calibration, trouble- shooting, monitoring, and data collection.
  • Performs mathematical computations to solve design problems. Analyzes test data and writes reports.
  • May train lower level technicians and/or field personnel.
  • Maintains files and documentation related to test and laboratory equipment.



  • May be required to hold specific certification related to job activities.
  • May be required to travel offsite to assemble and operate equipment while assisting new product commercialization or in resolving equipment problems, often in the presence of customers. Job tasks, correct performed, impact indirectly on cost containment, efficiency, profitability or operations.
  • Skills typically through eight (8) hours of college chemistry (preferred) and 8 years of related laboratory testing experience.


Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.



4720 Industrial Dr, Bossier City, Louisiana, 71111, United States 


Job Details

Requisition Number: 149412 
Experience Level: Experienced Hire
Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
Product Service Line: Misc Support 
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Additional Locations for this position: 

Nearest Major Market: Shreveport

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Technician, Manufacturing, Technology