Microbiology Analyst

Kingston, Saint Andrew, jm
2019-05-17 11:25:01

Core Responsibilities
This person will assist the Laboratory Manager in ensuring the food safety and quality of all products received, stored, manufactured and distributed by the Company to meet the predetermined agreed GMP/HACCP standards by:
• Carrying out analytical and organoleptic assessment to ensure quality attributes of the products
• Performing microbiology testing of raw materials and products to ensure quality attributes of the products.
• Conducting laboratory quality monitoring
• Assisting in conducting standardized tests on water, surfaces, equipment, utensils, raw materials and packaging of the finished product to ensure no contamination is present
• Assisting with recording and analyzing data, compile test results and prepare graphs, charts and reports
• Co-ordinating with the Production Department to meet the quality specifications and also meet the customer targets
• Ensuring that the Laboratory meets the guidelines of “Good Laboratory Practice”
• Becoming an active member and play key role as part of Quality Control Team
• Carrying out the full duties of the Quality Officer/Chemistry Analyst when assigned
The qualified person will:
• Have a BSc. Degree in Microbiology or related discipline; practical laboratory work experience is an asset
• Have excellent written and commutation skills
• Meticulous attention to detail
• Good team working skills
• Good analytical skills

Deadline: May 31, 2019