Monday , February 26 2024

AVIS Jobs – Laboratory Technician

Website AVI Limited

Job Description:

A love for the sea and passion for fishing are the driving forces behind I&J, a leading fishing company and manufacturer of high quality chilled and frozen foods. Almost 110 years old, I&J is the trusted name in seafood, operating a modern and efficient trawler fleet, and continually investing in the training and development of experienced fishing crews, committed to fishing responsibly, with a long-term vision. I&J has achieved and maintained accreditation from the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) since 2004. I&J is a globally respected supplier of high quality, chilled and frozen Cape Hake and a leading producer of farmed Cape Abalone. It is also one of AVI’s great South African brands. I&J is proudly South African and invests in, and empowers, the communities in which it operates.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Laboratory Technician – 6 month fixed term contract at I&J, Head Office, Woodstock, Cape Town. The purpose of this role is to test all samples submitted to the laboratory according to the procedures outlined in the Quality Manual in accordance with ISO 17025. The technician must adhere to the rules of Good Laboratory Practice (GLP).

Job Responsibilities:

  • Stock Control/ Ordering
  • Customer Liaison (Internal – I&J)
  • Follow SANAS Accreditation Procedure
  • Internal Validations
  • Media Quality Control
  • Environmental Control
  • Microbiological Sample Analysis

Job Requirements:

  • Working Together
  • Honour’s Degree in Microbiology or Food Technology will be advantageous
  • Documenting Facts
  • ISO 17025 Knowledge
  • Interpreting Data
  • Thinking Analytically
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Microbiology or Food Technology
  • Understanding of Laboratory protocols
  • Staying Composed
  • 2 years’ experience as a Laboratory Technician

Job Details:

Company: AVI Limited

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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