Associate Chemist (Junior) - 1 year contract

Application Dates
Applications open
29 Sep 2020
Applications closing
31 Dec 2020
Opportunity Overview
Type Graduate Jobs (Contract)
Location
Singapore
Start date
Academic requirements
Level of Study
Bachelor degree
Degree Accepted

Position Summary

Reporting to the Section Head in Nestle Quality Assurance Centre, the Associate Chemist carries out testing of samples according to procedure in excellent quality and timely manner. Ensures that all equipment is properly maintained, methods are verified for the scope of usage, executed and documented as per quality system and accreditation requirements. Extends skills and competencies according to sections needs and development plan.

A day in the life of Associate Chemist

  • Physical sample preparation (eg sample weighing, prepare reagent and chemical)
  • Perform analyses under the requirement of the quality system based on ISO17025
  • Handling of equipment (eg LCMSMS, GCMSMS, ICPMS etc)
  • Performing some basic equipment maintenance
  • Actively involve in activities of safety and 5s
     

What will make you successful

  • Diploma and Degree holders in chemistry, biochemistry, food science, analytical science
  • At least one year of working experience in lab support analytical lab environment or fresh graduate with positive behavior, keen in learning and preferably relevant internship experience
  • Experience at least one of key analytical technique (eg LCMSMS, GCMSMS or ICPMS)
  • Good communication skill to work with multi-cultural team members
  • Analytical and problem solving
  • Scientific curiosity and receptive for coaching
  • Independent and able to obtain results without supervision
  • Experience in at least one contaminant analytical technique and knowledge of Quality System and GLP (Good Laboratory Practice)
  • Ability to work on split team shift (730am to 3pm or 330pm to 930pm) on alternate weeks
Reporting to the Section Head in Nestle Quality Assurance Centre, the Associate Chemist carries out testing of samples according to procedure in excellent quality and timely manner. Ensures that all equipment is properly maintained, methods are verified for the scope of usage, executed and documented as per quality system and accreditation requirements. Extends skills and competencies according to sections needs and development plan.