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Quality Chemist

Quality Chemist

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Manufacturing (MF)
AU-Lane Cove

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TITLE:                    Quality Chemist

LOCATION:          Lane Cove, Sydney, Australia

REPORTS TO:     Quality Supervisor

Ingredion is hiring a Quality Chemist to perform specialized testing of ingredients and co-products as a key contribution to our Food Safety Program and Quality Management System.

As a Quality Chemist, your responsibilities will include:

  • Developing, validating, and performing critical laboratory tests to ensure compliance with Food Safety and Quality Management requirements
  • Collaborating with Manufacturing, Supply Chain, and Customer Service to validate and approve product specifications
  • Managing data recording, reporting, and communicating to successfully resolve quality issues
  • Engaging with all stakeholders to continuously improve processes and manage customer relationships

The Quality Chemist position is well-suited for you if you:

  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment requiring attention to detail
  • Work collaboratively with peers and others
  • Enjoy a dynamic environment that features technical problem solving
  • Want to contribute ideas and opinions to improve processes
  • Seek the opportunity to build expertise in Food Safety and Quality Management Systems

Qualified candidates will have:

  • Bachelor degree in Chemistry, Food Science, or Food Technology and a minimum of 5 years’ QA/QC experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Prior experience with Food Safety and Quality Management Systems
  • Working knowledge of regulatory compliance issues
  • Ability to work effectively as both an individual and part of a team
  • Lean Six Sigma training or experience with Continuous Improvement processes

If you are inspired by professional challenges and the rewards that come from a high level of performance, then Ingredion is the company for you. At Ingredion you can be a member of a globally connected team inspired to achieve great things.

We believe in the power of our people to work together to seize opportunities, overcome obstacles and exceed expectations. Each day, individuals make a meaningful difference in the quality of our products and the success of our technology and operations and, in turn, the quality of life for consumers.

A career at Ingredion combines the benefits and professional opportunities afforded a $7 billion leader in our industry with the dynamic environment and team-driven culture you’d expect in a much smaller company.  Despite its global scope and the advancement opportunities that come with it, Ingredion has the intimacy of a mid-size company, one where different perspectives are sought and where relationships matter.