Head of Quality Control

Job Title: Head of Quality Control
Location: South Africa
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SN-HOQControl
Contact Name: Sims Nyandeni
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 13, 2021 13:12

Job Description

Sims is looking for a Head of Quality Control to work in South Africa. 

- Lead all Technical and Quality related matters across the region.
- Travel across the region to attend to technical investigations, perform internal and external audits, review and monitor QA/QC information.
- Responsible for ensuring ALS quality protocols are adhered to and quality targets met at all times and in accordance with ISO17025 quality standards
- Main areas of focus will be compliance, Strategic objectives, Technical Support, Quality Assurance and Quality Control, Audits, Administration, Human Resources, Risk Mitigation

Education and Experience requirements:
- University qualification in Analytical Chemistry (Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry is advantageous) or equivalent
- Minimum of 5 years hands-on experience in a similar role.
- Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the use of AAS, ICP-OES, ICP-MS, XRF, and classical methods of analysis.
- Solid Microsoft Office knowledge (Excel, Word, Outlook) and GEMS experience is advantageous.