Chemist/Quality Manager

Location
Suffolk
Salary
£30,000 to £40,000
Posted
18 Aug 2017
Closes
25 Aug 2017
Ref
FMW17350
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

Job Description

 

Reporting to the Technical Manager you will be responsible for:

 

Lead technical/process chemistry support and improvement initiatives in all chemical process plants.

This would include laboratory scale reactions for process trouble shooting and process development.

Providing technical input on various innovation platforms; working closely with Global technical teams and coordinating implementation on plant where appropriate.

Writing and maintaining written process instructions and evaluation of plant performance in SAP and cost estimation analysis.

Support site safety, environment and regulatory commitments, for example incident investigations, risk assessments.

This is a hands on role working closely with manufacturing team. The position has no direct reports, however there are excellent opportunities for career progression.

 

Required Skills

Degree in Chemistry

Significant knowledge of chemical manufacturing industry

Significant chemical development and plant experience

Strong process knowledge and process analysis skills

Knowledge of SAP

Process Trouble shooting

 

Required Experience

Continuous Improvement experience

Experience of Top Tier COMAH site

Laboratory scale chemistry