Kenafric Industries Online Quality Control Chemist Job in Kenya

Kenafric Industries Limited

Job Title: ONLINE QUALITY CONTROL CHEMIST

Department & Section: QUALITY ASSURANCE – BEVERAGES

Reports To: NPD & QUALITY ASSURANCE MANAGER

Location: BEVERAGES

MAIN PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION: Implement product quality to ensure conformance as per set specifications to meet customer requirements.

KEY DELIVERABLES FOR THIS POSITION

  • Ensuring products comply with quality standards.
  • Adhere to & maintain GMP, GHK, 6S, QMS, ISO, EHS and regulatory standards
  • On time, in full quality checks
  • Achieve cost targets and cost saving through implement the new systems

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Implementing the departmental strategy in line with the production strategy, Quality policies, process and procedures to achieve the organization’s objectives.
  • Monitoring the process to ensure product conforms to set parameters.
  • Releasing of finished goods in the QA module of SAP for final transfer to finished goods store.
  • Analyzing customer complaints, root cause analysis, correcting action and replacement of products for the customer.
  • Analyzing the retention and shelf-life samples and maintain the records and trends.
  • Maintaining records of quality checks through updating of checklist on hourly basis.
  • Guiding workers on quality parameters as per standard operating procedures.
  • Ensure the production and processing area always neat and clean, maintain the GMP check lists and sanitization checklists.
  • Reporting to Quality Assurance Manager in case of product variance.
  • Ensuring safety measures are followed.
  • Implementing best practices in production & respective areas of work.
  • Implementing product quality, customer & Service Excellence and Change initiatives to achieve desired business plans and culture.
  • Ensure the batch preparation as per set standards.
  • Ensure the Raw Material availability as per batch production requirement.
  • Supervise the WTP and Mixing operator in the respective shifts.
  • Ensure the casual man -power requirement in processing area.
  • Root cause analysis for market complaints.

Financial Resources / Other key Resources / Assets

  • Product
  • Samples

Direct Reports: NPD & QA MANAGER

Key Interfaces

Internal

  • Production
  • Maintenance

External

  • N/A

Academic Qualifications

  • Diploma in Chemistry/Food science/.

Professional Qualifications

  • Must have versatile knowledge in beverages Quality and systems

Job / Functional Skills

  • TQM- Total Quality Management
  • GMP
  • Analytical Skills.
  • Reporting & Presentation Skills

General Skill

  • Teamwork
  • Communication Skills
  • IT skills (MS Office Must)
  • Customer Service
  • Time Management

Behavior

  • Customer Centric
  • Ownership
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Leadership

Relevant Experience

  • At-least 3 year(s) Beverage experience

How to Apply

Applications to be sent to recruit@kenafricind.com with the subject – Online Quality Control Chemist – Kenafric Industries Ltd, Beverage Division.

Deadline for applications is Friday 21st January, 2021


Hospitality and Food Industry
Updated: January 19, 2021 — 8:49 pm