Sappi Southern Africa
Analyst: NSSC (P14)
Sappi Tugela Mill based in Mandini requires a Analyst NSSC to accurately take liquor samples and analyse chips, pulp and liquor samples as laid down in the ISO procedures.
This role reports in to the Lab Technician.
The main responsibilities of the job are:
Sampling of liquor samples for the purpose of routine analysis according to the ISO procedures
NSSC sampling includes sampling of:
Cooking Liquor entering the Digester
Buffer Liquor entering the Digester
Weak Red Liquor extracted from the Digester
Analyses of samples for the purpose of routine analysis according to the ISO procedures of:
Consistency on Blowline pulp
Chlorine, Brightness, Freeness, % Consistency, and Cationic Demand on pulp off Belt Washer
% Moisture on NSSC chips fed to the digester
Purity of Sodium Sulphite
Residual Sodium Sulphite , % solids, Fibre Content and pH on Weak Red Liquor
Sodium hydroxide concentration of Buffer Liquor
Sodium sulphite concentration of Cooking Liquor
Cleaning of equipment in the Laboratory
Calibrating of Brightness meter and Freeness Tester
Sampling and analysing of special samples requested
Maintenance of the dessicator
Maintenance of the eye wash bottle weekly
Entering data onto the logsheet and into the LIS system.
Collection of chemicals from the Main Lab
Maintenance of records as laid down in ISO procedures
Maintaining housekeeping in the Lab to ensure a safe and clean working environment
Attending Safety meeting and SBT meetings.
Perform weekly BBS observations
ENSURES, SAFETY & ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE
Understands the SHEQ requirements of the Section.
Maintains a high level of good housekeeping in the workplace at all time.
The ideal candidate should have:
Matric and/or N3 Pulp and Paper or equivalent
6 months industrial process control
Computer Literate (MS Office)
Closing date: 26 October 2020