The Site Quality Technician primary responsibilities are to provide support to the Plant in the Quality Assurance area. This includes lab activities for the testing and releasing of raw materials, in-process checks, and finished products. This position will interface with the Manufacturing, Development, and Quality Teams to ensure that products and processes meet Unilever standards and reduce quality losses in manufacturing.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The key responsibility of this position includes Analytical testing and release of raw materials, intermediates and finished goods and reports to the Analytical Quality Supervisor.
Test and Release all of raw materials, intermediates and finished goods.
Perform lab batches to make authorized adjustments for in-process bulk batches.
Support TPM 5S activities in laboratories and maintain area 5S compliant.
Use statistical analysis of process data to identify trends for specification management of raw materials, intermediates and finished goods.
Maintain equipment calibrated and in good working condition.
Utilize TPM tools and concepts to drive to a zero defect culture.
Communicate with R&D brand teams (Formulators and Process Engineers).
Support Innovations activities, including readiness and post launch.
Support RTF(Right the First Time) team by improving testing output and reliability in the lab.
Work to improve batch cycle time by improving test/release test and release metrics.
Follow operating procedures and technical standards for the testing of raw materials, intermediates and finished goods.
Utilize laboratory data bases and supporting software programs to maintain, record and control testing of raw materials, intermediate and finished goods.
Direct workers engaged in measuring and testing products and tabulating data concerning material, product, or process quality and reliability.
Participate and/or Lead cross functional improvement teams.
Make daily decisions to assure that Quality Standards are not compromised.
Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry
1-3 years of Laboratory Experience
Unilever PLC, incorporated on June 21, 1894, is a fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) company. The Company's segments include Personal Care, which primarily includes sales of skin care and hair care products, deodorants and oral care products; Foods, which primarily includes sales of soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines and spreads; Home Care, which primarily includes sales of home care products, such as powders, liquids and capsules, soap bars and a range of cleaning products, and Refreshment, which primarily includes sales of ice cream and tea-based beverages. The Company's geographical segments include Asia/AMET/RUB, The Americas and Europe. The Company operates in more than 100 countries, selling its products in more than 190 countries. The Company operates approximately 310 factories in over 70 countries. It operates a network of over 400 warehouses globally.