Quality Assurance Technician-Oils
Founded in 1818, Bunge is a leading agribusiness and food company with integrated operations that circle the globe, stretching from the farm field to the retail shelf. Bunge has 35,000 plus employees at more than 400 facilities in 40 countries.Bunges North American operations supply raw and processed agricultural commodities and specialized food ingredients to a wide range of customers in the animal feed, food processor, foodservice and bakery industries. With headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri, Bunge North America and its subsidiaries operate grain elevators, oilseed processing plants, edible oil refineries and packaging facilities, and corn, wheat and rice mills in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.Position Summary: To assure that all products produced consistently meet or exceed company standards and comply with local, state, and federal regulations. Provide laboratory support to the packaging and warehouse operations by interpreting analytical results, inspecting and releasing raw materials, releasing product for packaging and providing analytical reports to departments as needed.Core Functions:Inspect and diagnose lab equipment, materials, and packaged production to identify problems or defects. Evaluate information against a set of standards and verify that it is correct.Enter and maintain data in LIMS and generates all Certificates of Analyses. Performs analytical tests for all incoming raw materials, in-process, and finished products. Assures that product meets or exceeds standards set forth by the company, and local, state, and Federal governmental. Monitors production operations. Manages the Hold and Release Program for out-of-specification products. Follows, demonstrates, and enforces all Quality and Food Safety programs, including GFSI, GMPs, Pest Control, HACCP, SSOPs, Trace/Recall, Allergen, Good Laboratory Practices, and Food Security program. Promotes a zero-incident Safety culture by following all Safety rules. Provides technical support to customers, supervisors, fellow workers, and subordinates. Responds to customer requests and issues. Orders supplies and materials. Completes other duties, as needed. Skill/Experience Requirements:Technical degree in Science or Chemistry preferred or 3 years minimum laboratory experience in related industry.Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.Knowledge in handling chemicals, titrimetry and basic mathematics required.General knowledge of laboratory instrumentation.Basic computer skills required.Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status. Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/DisabledApply for this job.