28 May '20
Formulating Chemist

Agriculture, Gauteng Centurion

Market related -

A manufacturer of animal health and feed products is seeking an experienced Formulator to develop formulations on their vitamin and mineral dosing as well as dips, whilst managing ISO systems and standards within the organisation.

Minimum requirements for the role:

  • Must have a degree in Microbiology, Chemistry or related
  • Must have 8-10 years’ experience in the formulation of plant pesticides and animal dips, oral dosing products and vitamin and mineral supplements
  • Previous ISO experience in a manufacturing environment in beneficial

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Developing and reviewing new and existing animal health products.
  • Providing support to the marketing, technical and sales teams.
  • Monitoring formulations to meet quality performance and animal health standards.
  • Calculating and assessing results, by interpreting raw material and final product analysis, and making recommendations accordingly.
  • Utilising computer software to compose reports and recommendations.
  • Contributing to product development.
  • Responsible for quality control, analysis and interpretation of trial data and preparations of final reports.
  • Assisting in developing protocols, preparation of data and presentation of final reports.
  • Offering advice on the complete product portfolio and service offerings to existing and new customers.

Salary package is highly negotiable depending on experience

Ad Visible Until: 27 July 2020
Ref: PTA000168/EV

Vacancy Type: Permanent