Safety Quality Chemist - Saint Clair, MI 48079
Want to build a stronger, more sustainable
future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000
employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to
nourish the world. This position is in Cargillís protein and salt business,
where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of
customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and
Job Purpose and Impact
As Food Safety Chemist, you will ensure products meet or exceed customer
requirements for quality and food safety. Assurance of product quality will
require from you to monitor quality assurance systems including
instrumentation calibration, maintenance, cross-checks, methods, procedures,
raw materials, food safety, and training. Additionally, you will understand
our plant processes and provide technical advice to support our production
operations. We are measuring impact to customer happiness, minimization of
process variation, process recoveries, waste reduction, and cost
minimization. Key Accountabilities
Assure product meets compliance specifications and overall final product
Data analysis, trend identification, troubleshooting, corrective action, and
communication with regard to processing data.
Daily assessment of process quality parameters and food safety and quality
systems including cross-checks, raw materials, calibration, maintenance,
procedures, food safety, training, auditing & oversight of analytical
testing performed in control rooms.
Training of new food safety and quality chemists, analysts, operators,
technicians and personnel from other functional areas.
Handle basic issues and problems under direct supervision, while escalating
more complex issues to appropriate staff.
Other duties as assigned Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience Preferred
Ability to adapt and learn in a changing work environment
Experience with email, spreadsheet and word processing applications
Strong analytical skills to evaluate change factors and formulate independent
Ability to anticipate, recognize, and seek process and laboratory problems,
implement improvements based on the findings Position Information
Relocation assistance will not be provided for this position.
The business will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position.
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet