Chief Chemist
Posted on: July 31, 2018 | valid up to December 01, 2018

    JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Reviews daily production activities and results.
  • Assumes responsibility for the plant’s quality control procedures. Monitors quality control and collaborates with plant management regarding current quality control status and actions needed for improving product quality.
  • Establishes. communicates and assigns job responsibilities for laboratory employees.  
  • Supervises and ensures that test procedures are conducted according to established standards and guidelines.
  • Keeps constantly informed of the productions process in order to ensure desired product quality.
  • Generates instructions for setting and adjusting equipment or cement in order to obtain a desired uniform quality.
  • Assumes responsibility for overall safety of plant lab; conducts daily safety meeting with lab personnel
  • Ensures that proper repairs and calibration of existing lab equipment are performed.
  • Remains available on a 24-hour basis to provide assistance for lab and processing issues.
  • Develops and implements new procedures to increase quality and/or use time fore efficiently
  • Preforms other job related duties as requested.
   EDUCATION
  • Bachelors Degree in Chemistry, Engineering, or related field.
   EXPRIENCE/SKILLS/ABILITIES
  • Minimum of 3 years Laboratory experience
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals
  • Advanced Microsoft Access and Excel experience a plus
  • Familiarity with ASTM specifications a plus