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Food analyst LC-MS

We are currently seeking a Chemical Analyst to join our team in the food industry in Rotterdam. The ideal candidate will have experience in LC-MS, GC-MS and/or HPLC techniques and a solid understanding of chemical analysis in a food production environment.

Job Description

This company is a laboratory which performs analyses for customers on a wide variety of products in the food industry. For this they use a wide range of analyses including chemical analysis, microbiological analysis. This position is open in the analytical chemistry department, which primarily focuses on chromatography analyses of the various products. As an analyst you will work in a motivated and young team where there is room to grow. In practice you will be performing various LC-MS/ GC-MS analyses, data interpretation and some method development and troubleshooting.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform chemical analysis using LC-MS, GC-MS and HPLC techniques to ensure product quality and safety
  • Monitor and troubleshoot equipment, making necessary adjustments and repairs
  • Develop and validate analytical methods for use in the food industry
  • Communicate results and findings to team members and management
  • Stay current with industry regulations and guidelines related to chemical analysis in food production

Requirements:

  • MLO or bachelor's degree or higher in a relevant scientific field (e.g. chemistry, food science)
  • Preferably 1+ years of experience in chemical analysis, preferably in the food industry
  • Strong knowledge and experience with analytical chemistry techniques
  • Familiarity with industry regulations and guidelines related to chemical analysis in food production
  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Dutch and English

Benefits

  • Employment: starting through Oxford Global Resources for a minimum of 1 year;
  • Salary indication: from €2100,- to €3000,- per month depending on education level and experience;
  • Working hours: Preferably full-time, 32 hours negotiable;
  • Region; Rotterdam;
  • Vacancy number: 21897;