Auckland City, AucklandFull-time, PermanentThe opportunity : We are seeking an Analyst to act as a Panel lead as part of our General Chemistry team.
This position is key in determining whether food samples taste the way they should. This role requires an innovate mindset with an element of researching how to incorporate more food types.
This full time permanent role is based at our Lynfield Laboratory.As the Panel Lead, your focus is to perform independent or specialist analytical work, providing technical advice and training to laboratory staff and identifying developments or procedures to increase efficiency and productivity within the Auckland Laboratory.
Our laboratory operates 7 days a week flexibility to work extra hours when required is ideal. The roster on offer is Monday to Friday.
The successful applicants will be involved in : Analytical work and providing technical advice and training to laboratory staff.
Providing support and ensuring that teams meet customer TAT expectations.Identify and investigate developments or procedures that could lead to increased efficiency, productivity and profitability.
Document, revise and assess analytical methods used in the laboratory.Assisting Technicians by communicating operational delays to internal / external customers.
Investigate non-conformance's identified within the laboratory and in external audits.About you : Our ideal applicant will hold a Bachelor of Food Science or equivalent heavily structured around Sensory Evaluation or relevant.
You will also have the following : Sound knowledge and experience of sensory testing & leading panelsCommercial laboratory experienceExcellent time management / strong organisation skillsBe an effective communicator (written & verbal skills) regarding nuanced sensory attributesEnjoy providing quality customer serviceAbout us : AsureQuality's innovative methodologies and superior delivery systems place our laboratories amongst the best in the world.
Many of our scientists are internationally acclaimed leaders in their fields, and keep up-to-date with government, market, and consumer requirements so we can better support our customers.
We have over 450 staff providing Food testing and analysis services at our Lynfield Laboratory alone.We offer Career progression, discounted Southern Cross Medical insurance, Social Club, Car parking options and weekly Zumba classes.
Training is available for the successful applicant.Together we build and protect consumer confidence - join us today!Applications close 10 November 2019