Laboratory Assistant at Sappi in South Africa November 2016

Employment Position : Laboratory Assistant Vacancy in South Africa 2016

Career recruitment at Sappi in South Africa Nov 2016

Applications close on 25 November 2016.

Sappi is looking for a suitably qualified Laboratory Assistant to take samples throughout the Mill hourly. This position is based in Nelspruit.

Whether you’re mild or wild at heart, you could have what it takes to work in forestry. Sappi is a producer of coated woodfree paper which is used in publications such as annual reports, catalogues, brochures and magazines.

Requirements
Matric with Maths and Physical Science/ N3 Pulp and Paper
Chemistry/ Lab related qualification will be advantageous
Laboratory/Pulp and Paper industry experience will be an advantage

Chemistry Jobs

Job Specification
Takes samples accurately on an hourly basis at various points in the various plants
Prepare in-process and final pulp samples for analytical testing
Liaise with production personnel with regards to safety problems in the plant.
Operates Laboratory instrumentation
Evaluate the quality of results obtained before reporting results
Comply with all ISO methods for the tests performed.
Analyses the final product to declare production in terms of oven dry tons (Unbleached Uptake reels).
Analyse and report special samples requested by the plant.
Enter results accurately into the computer using the Laboratory Information System software program.
Accountable for the correct use of PPE, housekeeping and general safety applicable to sampling and tests performed
Identification; communication and mitigation of risks

Key Competencies
Problem solving
Proactive/Initiative

How to Apply?
Click HERE to apply online