Quality Control Analyst

JOB DESCRIPTION

Responsible for conducting internal testing and issuing certificates of analysis

Job Title Quality Control Analyst
Job Function Responsible for conducting internal testing and issuing certificates of analysis
Reports To Technical Manager
Location Goole
Date December 2018




CORE RESPONSIBILITIES


• Laboratory testing of oils for the food and cosmetic industries using both traditional chemistry techniques e.g. titration and analytical equipment
• Shelf life testing of raw materials and finished products
• Working with the QA team to ensure sampling schedules are maintained
• Generate and distribute Certificates of Analysis to customers
• Supporting the maintenance of the company’s accreditation results
• Maintaining the upkeep of the laboratory, consumables and the equipment Mixing & controlling solutions for testing
• Provide cover for the Tanker Discharger at James Street
• Any other duties required by the Technical Manager


SKILLS & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED


• Able to demonstrate a working knowledge of laboratory principles, test methods (including wet and analytical chemistry) and interpreting/reporting results
• Experience of working in a laboratory environment, preferably chemistry-based
• Has an understanding of a number of analytical techniques including Gas Chromatography, density, auto-titrators, and wet chemistry
• Must be able to identify priorities and co-ordinate their workload to ensure that all samples are tested and reported within agreed timescales
• Basic IT skills with a knowledge of an ERP system advantageous