Reports to: Senior Scientist/Chemist

Main objectives: Perform technical tasks in connection with processes for producing, on a commercial scale, the chemical or physical transformation of substances or, with quality control.

Typical functions and responsibilities:

  • Assist in research relating to chemical and physical transformation of matter on a commercial scale to develop new or improved processes and manufacturing plant.
  • Record observations and measure results of research.
  • Assist with optimizing product quality and production efficiency by performing rapid and accurate analysis of samples.
  • Apply procedures for quality control of raw materials and products.
  • Analyse different stages of the manufacturing process providing prompt reports.

Typical qualifications and experience: Tertiary qualifications in science with a chemistry focus. 0-5 years of laboratory experience.