Research & Development Assistant


Research & Development Assistant


Our client, a well-established FMCG Manufacturer in Durban South, is looking for an Research & Development Assistant

Must Have:
• Matric (Pass in Maths)
• Basic Numeracy Skills
• Basic PC Skills
• Tertiary qualification in the field of Chemistry/Science

• Assisting and approving colour in batches made by Processing
• Assist Processing with any formulation difficulties and necessary adjustments needed to be made to batches
• Checking the bulk production plan to ensure standards are available
• Monitor innovation spreadsheet, ensure colour standards are available ahead of innovation bulk production
• Raw material stabilities and trials
• Trouble- shoot/advising and feedback about bulks in vessel
• Trialling and approving bulk adjustments
• Over-seeing and monitoring innovation and production of pilot batches
• Amendments of bill of materials for adjustments
• Trouble-shoot on hold bulks and feedback rework instructions
• Preparation of lab R&D Samples
• Improvements in processing through training and assisting of team

Salary: R 12 – R 14K


Contact Person: Michael Christison

Tel: 031 303 6225

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