AA/AS in Science related field preferred, Lab experience preferred
- Set-up and analyze according to standard analysis instructions; - Inspect raw materials and products to ensure there are no visual defects; take corrective action as needed; - Collect and/or receive product samples for production or material, depending on the type of material and security conditions; - Perform chromatography analysis of process samples and final products in equipment HPLC (High Performance Liquid Chromatography) to verify concentration; - Perform physical-chemical analysis of raw material, process and final product, using special equipment to check density, pH, color, grain size, nitrogen content, sugar and moisture etc.; - Support the development of operational procedures to organize and standardize the operation area; - Perform scheduled scans requested by productive area for testing of process improvements; Storing samples as criteria for traceability and discard products used in analysis as criteria for safety and environment; - Inform your supervisor and/or guardian of the areas the analysis results, to support the activities of adjustments in the processes, shipping and receiving; - Responsibility for the repair and cleaning of laboratory equipment, performing periodic checks and preventive maintenance; - Maintain organization and cleanliness of the work area; perform tasks in accordance with quality and regulatory requirements; comply with Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) rules, including safe work practices and housekeeping practices; - Perform other duties as necessary.
- Ability to participate in a high performance team-based environment that is fast-learning and adaptive; - Ability to communicate effectively and participate in a continuous improvement culture, including utilizing problem solving skills; - Work in a safe manner; - Computer skills, i.e. Microsoft Excel; - Critical thinking, multi-tasking and troubleshooting skills; - Attention to detail; Must be able to maintain confidentiality;