QC Technician-NOV001921Solvay is a multi-specialty chemical company committed to developing chemistry that addresses key societal challenges.
We innovate and partner with customers in diverse global end markets. Novecare develops leading edge technologies that affect the behavior of fluids to give them cleansing, softening, moisturizing, hydrating, gelling, texturizing, penetrating or dispersing properties.
Its products are found in shampoos, detergents, paints, lubricants, plant protection, mining and oil extraction.Job Overview and ResponsibilitiesThe QC Technician is responsible for all activities associated with the unit laboratory in support of the ongoing operation of the Singapore Alkoxylation Plant.
Support Laboratory Manager on the operation of the QC laboratory
Interacts collaboratively with production team to communicate test results, recommend corrective action
Perform a variety of routine to complex QC tests. Involved in performing calculations, recommending general formula and responding to productions questions and concerns.
Empowered to advise production technicians based on the judgement and interpretation of results within general guidelines
Ensure smooth laboratory supplies to guarantee uninterrupted QC function. In particularPerform Preventive Maintenance or Calibration as required on lab equipment.
Ensure compliance of all laboratory activities to security, safety & environment procedures & requirements
Investigate, prepare and practice routine and non-routine analytical methodology.
Support Process Engineer and Shift Leaders for their investigation and testing works
Ensure compliance in QC work instruction to adhere to ISO 9001
Clean, maintain and calibrate complex equipment and maintain a clean and safe work environment
To report near misses and propose solutions
To anticipate and feedback of equipment breakdown.
To actively participate in problem solving during the day to day operations.
To participate to or lead improvement projects.
Participates in training sessions, lead On-the-Job-Training (OJT), and acts as coach for new Technicians (training, guidance, technical counsel)
Education and Experience
Diploma in Chemical Process Technology
Experience in ISO 9001 environment
At least 3 years relevant experience in an analytical laboratory
Good overall view of the company’s core chemistry and technology
Problem solving skills
Analytical & chemical knowledge skills
Good communication skills