Shell Lab Analyst in Port Dickson, Malaysia

Auto req ID 51456BR

Job Title Lab Analyst

Country of Work Location Malaysia

City, State (if applicable) Port Dickson

Work Location Port Dickson LubOil Blending Plant

Company Description Shell is the petroleum retail market leader in Malaysia, catering to one-third of Peninsular Malaysia and half of Sabah and Sarawak’s market requirements. We employ 6,500 people in Malaysia. We seek a long-term presence in Malaysia and invest heavily in our employees. Our industry-leading development career programme attests to that. Your ideas will travel at Shell, and your drive and commitment will be rewarded. Our commercial gas-to-liquids plant in Bintulu, our refinery in Port Dickson and our Projects and Technology office in Kuala Lumpur, that offers projects and business solutions, offer a great variety of jobs.

Job Description

  • Sampling and laboratory testing of lubricants raw materials and lubricants and fuels finished products

  • Adjust Bills of Material as required by changes in base oil physical and chemical properties.

  • Interpretation of test data to determine if products meet specification, and certifying products for sale to end customers.

  • Participate in the quarterly Lubricants Laboratory Correlation Scheme (LLCS).

  • Work with the Laboratory Supervisor to optimise Product Treat Costs.

  • Carry out the full inspection and testing of baseoils and bulk additives arrival by ocean tankers before and after discharging.

  • Carry out the full inspection and testing to verify additives purchased in drums/pails meet Shell specifications and is fit for use in blending.

  • Carry out inspection and testing on all blends produced ensuring products are on-specification before filling.

  • Carry out inspection and testing on filled products to ensure there is no contamination during filling operations and products released are on-specification.

  • Liaise with Production Supervisors, Blending & Filling Operators on any quality deviations observed and the necessary actions to be taken.

  • Strict execution and compliance of all the requirements of certified quality standards i.e. ISO 9001 in order to sustain continuous certification by SIRIM.

  • Calculate corrective measures to bring off-specification blends to specification. Also investigate and identifies causes of off-spec blends and fills.

  • Conduct trial blends to optimise and establish new formulations for grades with change of additives version and as and when required.

  • Maintain good housekeeping and ensure that all safety regulations in the Lab are strictly followed.


  • Graduate in Chemistry or equivalent

  • 3-5 years of working experience in handling a variety of laboratory equipment

  • Knowledge of various tests and test methods as prescribed under international standards such as ASTM etc.

  • Knowledge of statistical applications as applicable to laboratory function

  • Experience in ISO 9001/QS9000 or equivalent Quality systems would be an advantage

  • Willing to work in Port Dickson

No. of Positions 1


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Removal Date 08-Jun-2017