TITLE : Jr. Scientist
LOCATION : Faisalabad, Pakistan
Ingredion (Rafhan Maize) is hiring Jr. Scientist who will be responsible to develop, improve, and contribute in the production of AflaPak for aflatoxin bio-control for Rafhan Maize supply in particular and for other consumers in general
We are an equal opportunity employer. Females are encouraged to apply
As Jr. Scientist, your responsibilities will include :
To develop, plan and execute Aspergillus Flavus, Atoxigenic strains, spore production & planning strategies to meet all production needs for both Rafhan and Market sales requirements.
To work in collaboration with a number of key stakeholders involved in Aflatoxin Bio-Control Product production i.e. product production staff, labour, transporter etc.
To ensure that all protocols for Aflatoxin Bio-Control Lab Work, from the spore isolation to spore vials productions and ensuring that the highest purity standards are maintained.
To monitor AflaPak production process regarding quality parametersTo ensure that basic lab work techniques are followed to avoid contamination.
Comply with the rules set by the ESH Committee and ensure that all the ESH guidelines are duly abideTo ensure safety at work and home.
Keeping in mind, Rafhan’s Safety Pledge and ensuring nil re-portable incidents during the yearEnsure the safety of himself & workers while working in lab..
The Jr. Scientist position is well-suited for you if you :
Fulfills requests for documentation as a priorityKnows product microbiological, physical, and chemical analysisUses standardized lab equipment to conduct experimental procedures and run testsUnderstands what methodologies and analysis techniques are bestUnderstand requirements for compliance to Food Chemicals Codex, Non-GMO certification, Kosher, and Halal certificationsTests and monitors product quality with third parties and communicates to ensure standards are met
Qualified candidates will have :
Master Degree in Microbiology / Biotechnology / Plant PathologyPreferably 0-5 years’ experience in relevant field.Have acquaintance of Microbiology lab workUnderstanding of quality, operation and troubleshooting of lab EHS Problem.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & Power Point).Able to work across cultural dimensions.Excellent communication skills.
Rafhan Maize is an affiliate of Ingredion Incorporated, USA which has strong global presence with commercial and manufacturing operations in more than 60 countries of the world.
Our strategy is a unique blend of volume growth and operational excellence. We are pursuing tri dimensional strategy to grow organically, geographically and by broadening ingredients portfolio.
If you are inspired by professional challenges and the rewards that come from a high level of performance, then Ingredion (Rafhan Maize) is the company for you.
At Ingredion (Rafhan Maize) 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