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Senior Quality Control Chemist

DAL Mining
Quality Assurance/Quality Control / Science
2 weeks   ago
Experience 5 years - 8 years
Salary Range not mentioned
Location Sudan/Khartoum
Industry     - Oil &Gas/Minning
Job role     - Quality Assurance/Quality Control
    - Science
Speciality     - Engineering-chemical
Closes at Aug. 9, 2022
Career Level experienced(non-manager)
Vacancies not mentioned
Education level bachelor's degree
Job Status Full time
Job Type Employee

Job Description / Responisbilties



  • TO Coordinate and supervise the quality assurance and quality control functions of the laboratory to implement the quality programs and make necessary updates to maintain compliance with the organization's quality program and lab accreditation.




Chemical analysis


  • Perform both routine and non-routine complex chemical analysis of clients and in-house samples as and when required


Statistical Process Control Charts


  • Set up, evaluate and monitor Statistical Process Control (SPC) charts for each method, equipment and reference standards as appropriate.




Quality Checks and logs


  • Set up and monitor equipment and instruments maintenance logs, Standard Operating Procedures required quality checks e.g. blanks, reference material verification, calibration standards etc for each method.


Traceability logs


  • Set up and monitor chemical traceability logs for reagents, reference materials, inhouse prepared reagents e.g. calibration standards and ensure critical reagents are purchased from certified vendors wherever possible.




Certificates of analysis records


  • Maintain Certificate of Analysis records for purchased chemicals and equipment/ instrumentation.


Internal Audits


  • Carry out internal audits for all methods as per internal audit schedule defined for te laboratory.


Corrective Actions


  • Initiate Corrective Action whenever departures from the quality management system are identified. This involves conducting thorough root cause investigation, short and long term correction and implementing preventative action to limit the likelihood of a repeat nonconformance of the same nature.


Customer complaints


  • Receiving and documenting customer feedback and complaint, investigating cause of complaints and preparation of report for Laboratory Manager.




Receiving inspection and reagents Testing


  • Perform chemical tests on incoming reagents as part of receiving inspection to ensure compliance to laboratory's set standards for the reagents




Round Robin and Proficient Testing


  • Assist the Laboratory Manager or Laboratory General Supervisor with follow up on round robin and proficiency testing samples and ensuring that follow up actions on any identified outliers are made




Document & Records Control


  • Maintain local document  & onsite record control and Track the controlled documents to ensure only current records are used by the laboratory.






  • Train and/or provide refresher training to applicable staff on the Quality Manual, Standard Operating procedures and accreditation requirements.




Health, Safety and Environment and QC protocols


  • Ensure compliance with all HSE requirements, risk assessments and QC protocols in the laboratory.




Aherence to procedures


  • Ensure Quality Systems are adhered to in performance , review and reporting of laboratory duties and communicate all quality issues.




Other Duties:


  • Manage projects allocated effectively and efficiently and provide full reports in relation to projects updates and  Perform other duties as required and have flexibility to assist in other areas of the laboratory.





  • Bachelor degree in a scientific discipline or equivalent.


  • Professional Certification in Chemistry or Scientific Field.




  • Minimum 5 years work experience in  Analytical laboratory.


  • Minimum 3 years work experience in Quality Management .




Skills & knowledge:


  • Business Administration.


  • Quality Assurance and Quality Control.


  • MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio) .


  • Troubleshoot and maintain equipment ( Fusion furnaces, cupellation furnaces,  etc).


  • Data handling skills.


  • Good analytical skills.


  • Review accuracy of data.


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