Careers

October 25, 2017
DairyDay / October 25, 2017

Senior Lab Technician

An exciting vacancy exist for a Senior Lab Technician in our Quality Team.

The successful candidate will responsible for supervising all aspects of the lab and providing support to the Lab & Quality Manager.

Key responsibilities:

  • Efficiently signing off documentation,
  • Compiling of Lab result reports,
  • Compiling of non-conformance reports,
  • Managing and ordering of Lab stock,
  • Conducting and maintaining of Lab staff training,
  • Liaise with Quality Admin for external testing Sample dispatch,
  • Conducting lab staff performance assessments and providing feedback and guidance to staff

Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a senior lab role

Qualifications:

  • Degree / diploma in Food Technology, Microbiology or Biotechnology
  • Food Safety Training would be an advantage

Skills and knowledge:

  • Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety law and regulations,
  • Knowledge of Food Technology & Quality Control
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office,
  • Proficient in Chemical and Microbiological Testing techniques – dairy specific would be an advantage,
  • Good communication skills,
  • A clear criminal record,
  • Own transport is essential,
  • This position requires after hours and weekend work.

Should you feel that you meet the above criteria and wish to apply, please send your CV to Careers@dairyday.co.za or alternatively submit your CV to the HR office. The closing date for internal applications is Tuesday, the 31 October 2017 at 12:00pm. Only candidates that meet the minimum criteria will be shortlisted