Tittel: Laboratory responsible
Russian business has grown year on year and Jotun in Russia is now in the early stages of planning for our new factory which will start to manufacture both heavy duty industrial coatings and powder coatings. We are looking for Laboratory Responsible. This position will be based in Leningrad region, Russia and will report to Operation Manager.
Manage Quality Control Laboratory to meet objectives of product quality, adherence to procedures and effective operation of QC Laboratory.
To have the operative responsibility to comply with all HSE Rules & Regulations. This entails being responsible for ensuring that imposed tasks are carried out professionally and practically pursuant to instructions, public requirements, and plans of action in order to ensure that the established objectives are achieved.
Develop/ test and evaluate products/raw materials according the set guidelines by carrying out identified processes along with superior to ensure that the aims of the department objectives are achieved.
Responsible for testing along with Jr QC Chemists, especially on complex cases, and reporting to superior to make sure that superior is updated on the status and results of the testing at all times.
Ensure that the necessary laboratory equipments are available to ensure an effective work environment.
Knowledge and use of necessary safety equipment as described and to take into consideration general safety, this includes being able to understand content and the meaning of safety data sheets.
Perform the role of the QC Supervisor in his absence by carrying out assigned tasks to ensure continuity in operations efficiently.
Prepare, test and evaluate products/raw materials.
Ensure that work place is tidy, safe and pleasant.
Report the results of testing and evaluations of products/raw materials Train new employees in accordance with training programs as specified by superior.
Guide and supervise lab technicians.
Ensure that specified regular work is carried out within specified time period.
Implement ISO9001, ISO 14001 & OHSAS 18001
College / University, Bachelor's degree
Acts on own initiative, makes things happen and accepts responsibility for the results
Adheres to company rules and procedures; executes plans with commitment and determination; achieves high quality results
Uses a methodical and systematic approach; plans ahead, defines clear priorities and allocates resources effectively
Quickly understands and analyzes complex issues and problems; comes up with sound and rational judgments
Demonstrates specialist knowledge and expertise in own area; participates in continuous professional development
Communicates in a clear, precise and structured way; speaks with authority and conviction; presents effectively
Bachelor’s degree in business, chemical or technical spheres
English - intermediate
Russian - advanced
Opportunities for professional and personal development
International working environment founded on our four core values of; Loyalty, Care, Respect and Boldness.
A professional working environment that focuses on continuous improvement and innovation.
Challenging assignments to meet clients’ needs in a very competitive and diversified market.
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