Analytical Chemist

Analytical Chemist - East RandIntroductionOur client is seeking a qualified, experienced analytical chemist to join their laboratory and production team with expertise in blending formulations within the lubrication, oil and grease production industry.Duties & ResponsibilitiesExperienced, qualified oil blending chemist in a quality control laboratoryadvising on production of new and improved blended formulations* Formulations for new products as well as improvements on existing products, R&D for a variety of industry applications* Certificate of Analysis reports* Testing and sample making, including fetching of samples from customers* Testing of sample condition over time* Development of most efficient cost saving blending procedures and introducing improved methods or products* Storage and labelling of retained samples* Quality assurance analysis* Investigating issues following unsuccessful quality checks* Quality control according to SABS QMS,ISO * Research and development work including chemicals, reactions and formulations and training of staff on these* Ordering of chemicals andinstrumentation for analysis* Calibration of laboratory equipment* Knowledge of various laboratory equipment and factory machinery* Safety standards, hazards, housekeeping* Handling technical aspects ofcomplaints, investigations and reports for non-conforming products* Administration including document managementDesired Experience & Qualification* BTech Degree in Analytical Chemistry* SABS Quality Management Systems (ISO )*Laboratory and factory experience* R&D formulation* MS Office (Excel)* Own transportPackage & RemunerationR15 CTC (No benefits)BQuad SolutionsJane CowellBlock C Stoneridge Office Park, 8 Greenstone Place Gauteng
Johannesburg, GT, ZA