Distell: Lab Analyst X3 - Wadeville

Lab Analyst X3 - Wadeville

Date: 17-Aug-2020

Location: GT, South Africa

Company: Distell Limited

Applications are invited for the above mentioned position to be based at Supply Chain, Wadeville. This position will report to the Quality Controller: Intrinsic Key Performance Areas would include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform accurate and timeous analyses on liquor samples as per inspection plans

  • Conduct analyses of results and identify problems and improvement opportunities

  • Report non-conformances timeously.

  • Effectively communicate between Quality, Bottling and the Cellars.

  • Initiate and assist in problem solving sessions

  • Maintain the Quality Management System standards and Good Laboratory Practices.

  • Maintain laboratory equipment and instruments in area of responsibility

  • Instil a quality culture in his/her area of responsibility and influence

  • Build and maintain effective and trusting relationships with internal customers

  • Conduct self-audits for adherence to ISO 17025 and applicable procedures.

The successful candidate must have the following experience/skills:

  • Knowledge of ISO 17025 will be considered advantageous.

  • Ability to work under pressure and accurately while paying attention to detail.

  • Strong numerical aptitude and analytical abilities are essential.

  • Must be responsible and punctual.

  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work well within a team

  • Ability to implement controls to ensure the achievement of quality standards

  • Strong ability to do problem solving

  • Ability to reflect good leadership behaviour towards colleagues, superior and company values.

  • Proven written and communication skills on all levels.

  • Ability to utilize MS Office; LIMS will be considered advantageous

  • Ability to work shifts; overtime if and when required

Minimum Qualification and Experience Requirements:

  • A recognised and relevant Degree / Diploma in Natural Sciences

  • Relevant work experience in an analytical laboratory, preferably within the FMCG industry

Reference Number: 16881                                                   Closing Date: 21 August 2020

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