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Quality Control Chemist (m/f/d)


Key Objectives:

  • Degree in Chemistry is required.
  • Requires knowledge and ability to operate computers.
  • Strong math skills.
  • Good lab technique for quantitative analysis.
  • Working knowledge of Gas Chromatograph (GC), Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy (AAS), pH meters, balances, titrators, High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) and other sophisticated analytical equipment.
  • Ability to work safely in the lab.
  • Good at time management.

Key Responsibilitites:

  • Test all products to be shipped for conformity to specification and test routine and not routine samples as needed including but not limited to : NaCN scrubber, ammonia, Biosump, raw materials, etc. in support of operations and HSE.
  • Assist in the development/implementation of new - experimental test procedures.
  • Responsible for preparing special samples for shipment to customers.
  • Enter lab data into SAP and Excel workbooks, and when necessary data from the Process Lab and Maintain standard laboratory records and notebooks for non-routine work. Interface with other stakeholders to disseminate results when necessary.
  • Calibrate and maintain all laboratory equipment.
  • Ensure reagents, testing solutions, laboratory supplies, sample shipping supplies, etc for QC and Process labs are ordered/prepared/available.
  • Ensure equipment in Process lab is in good working order and maintained.
  • Train and audit Operators on sampling and quality testing and analysis and assist as needed.
  • Act as internal ISO (lead) auditor.

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Lima, US [USA]