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Quality Control Chemist

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Job Listing Date
11 Jan 2019
Melbourne, Western Suburbs
$45,000-$50,000 base + super pro rata
Work Type
Part Time
Science & Technology, Laboratory & Technical Services

A world leader in our field, our Company is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic person to fill a 6 month maternity leave contract role of Part-time (3 days pw) Quality Control Chemist in our Quality Control Department located in Altona North, Victoria.

Quality Control Chemist

Reporting to the Quality Systems Manager, this position will involve:

  • Testing of products to ensure compliance to standards;
  • Assist in analysis requirements for R&D/application samples;
  • Preparation and standardisation of laboratory chemicals;
  • Calibration and routine maintenance of laboratory equipment;
  • Data entry, report writing and generation of Certificates of Analysis.

To be considered for this role you must:

  • Be available to work Tuesday, Thursday and Friday each week;
  • Bachelor Degree (Applied Science or Chemistry);
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in a QC Laboratory, preferably in the healthcare/pharmaceutical/food manufacturing sector;
  • Working knowledge of GLP and GMP;
  • Previous experience using GC testing techniques;
  • QC testing of raw, in-process and finished products;
  • Calibration of laboratory instruments;
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication, problem solving and report writing skills;
  • Sound knowledge of the OHS, HACCP and environmental requirements relating to a laboratory environment;
  • A strong eye for detail and a customer service mindset;
  • Strong IT skills;
  • Instrumental experience using Gas Chromatography (preferred).  

In return we offer free onsite parking and the opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge in a laboratory environment with an exciting growing organisation.

Please note this role is a 6 month maternity leave replacement contract only. To pursue this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply for this job' button below and send your resume with a covering letter outlining how you meet the skills and experience required.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

No agencies please.


The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a laboratory technician?
  • What's your highest level of education?

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