Share this job with your friends, family and co-workers...
THIS JOB ADVERT IS STILL ACTIVE...
LAB ASSISTANT - PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT - 369732
LAB ASSISTANT - PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
Manufacturing / Production / Trade
Wage / Salary:
R - Market Related - P/M (Per Month)
Lab Assistant who has formulation exp in the food and personal care industries is invited to apply for an exciting opportunity at a multinational raw material distributor. The incumbent will be required to translate the brief into a tangible product that can be presented to the client which in turn drives sales. The ability to work independently and communicate at all levels internally and externally is ess. Should you have any queries call Antoinette or Bianca on 0861 FENRIS (336747).
Duties & Responsibilities
Manufacture of formulation samples for use by Sales Team for customer projects.
Conduct evaluation of the stability of formulations, under guidance.
Support the development of test methods for formulation performance testing.
Maintain a laboratory notebook and report formulation work and findings accordingly.
Inputting of new in-house and supplier formulations on to company formulations system for inclusion on the website.
Implementation of laboratory procedures.
Maintenance of good Health and Safety Procedures in the laboratory.
Ensure accurate records are kept in line with regulatory requirements.
Maintain stock records where required.
Field technical inquiries from customers.
Receipt, organisation and management of samples including preparing them for various industries within the commercial department and maintaining a sample register of all incoming and outgoing samples.
Responsible for the completion of quality questionnaires as necessary.
Provide support and participate in staff training events as required, this may include occasional travel outside of the country.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Desired Experience & Qualification
Tertiary qualification in Science either diploma or degree.
Computer literate – ideally competent in Microsoft Office.
Minimum two years recent experience in a laboratory dealing with Personal Care/Food ingredients/raw materials.
Problem solver, well organised, analytical and self motivated.
Package & Remuneration
R400k CTC/annum including benefits