JOB PURPOSE AND IMPACT
As Associate Chemist, you will provide expertise with all daily operations in quality control laboratories. The analytical goal is to support the buildup and maintenance of the rapid technology platform by providing reliable accurate analytical figures, as well as performing validation and troubleshooting of new analytical methods, making sure it meets the requirement and deadlines.
Provide analytical support to Rapid Technology Application platform by releasing precise and accurate results and ensure scope of testing parameter is sufficient to build Rapid method module.
Provide on-going technical support to stakeholder, investigate quality problems and deliver improvement actions with follow-up.
Perform method validation/verification to roll-out new testing method in the lab.
Document SOPs, identify possible trends in testing results with data analysis software (by Microsoft/Minitab etc) and provide input to team members to improve quality control system.
Organize and maintain accurate and pertinent data (e.g., spreadsheets, graphs, and reports).
Maintains systems/techniques for reporting data across functional areas
Organize and participate ring tests with the goal to check and control methods and equipment.
You will work under direct supervision and handle basic issues and problems, while referring more complex issues to higher-level staff.
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or related field with equivalent experience
Other minimum qualifications may apply
Able to demonstrate sound understanding of Statistical Process Control (SPC), method validation and report writing
Knowledge in calibrate, maintain and troubleshoot various analytical instruments such as GC, HPLC, AAS, ICP, NIR etc
Experience with chemical analysis (preferable)- oils and fats, starch, sweeteners, etc.
Necessary English reading capacity
"Able to work independently, possess positive working attitude with high initiative level, and communicate effectively"
Minimum of two years of working experience in the chemical industry lab
PRIOR BENEFICIAL EXPERIENCES
Experience in reputed food or chemistry based industry lab.
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