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Lab Quality Specialist (Mining)

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Lab Quality Specialist (Mining)

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    Monroe Industrial

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  • Contact:

    Naura Indah Adiiba

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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  • Client:

    Monroe Consulting Group

Executive recruitment company Monroe Consulting Group Indonesia is recruiting on behalf of a leading multinational company with a core focus on mining. As expansion continues, our client is seeking a professional with at least 10 years' experience in Lab Quality Specialist for the job of Lab Quality Specialist. The job is based in North Sulawesi, Indonesia.

Key job responsibilities include:

  • Direct reporting to the Geology Manager
  • Support the development, implementation, management, and maintenance of laboratory QMS and LIMS to minimize errors, maximize the reliability, accuracy and precision of analytical results and provide a full audit trail
  • Support the development and maintenance of documentation in the form of Standard Operating Procedures underlying ISO17025 standards
  • To develop and implement a Corrective and Preventative Action system (CAPA) system for the laboratory
  • To investigate, recommend and implement corrective and preventative actions when the QMS identifies a loss of performance of the laboratory equipment, systems, or methods
  • Implement the regular and systematic use of reference materials, splits, replicates, and blanks for all analytical batches
  • Review and validate quality data using various statistical processes and control limits
  • Perform internal and external round robin and proficiency testing
  • Provide monthly reports to laboratory management and WBN to present performance against quality KPIs (instrument calibrations, control charts, splits, replicates, and sizing)
  • Provide specialized training in quality management for laboratory staff

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, or related discipline
  • 10-15 years of experience in analytical mineral chemistry
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in laboratory quality management
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in sample preparation, fused bead and XRF analysis.
  • Certification in Method Validation and QA/QC in Chemical Testing ISO17025
  • Experience in developing and maintaining laboratory QMS and underlying Quality Control systems in accordance with ISO17025.
  • Experience working with nickel laterite samples an advantage
  • Experience working within multi-cultural teams an advantage
  • English proficiency (written and oral)
  • Mandarin Chinese skills a decided advantage