Laboratory shift in charge officer

Dangote Group

Job Summary

We are looking for Laboratory Shift in Charge Candidates for Refinery. It is essential that the candidate should have relevant Refinery, experience/Petrochemical Plants experience, to build the World's largest single stream train Greenfield refinery and Petrochemical complex site based candidates for Nigeria, Lagos.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Entry level
  • Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description

The Dangote Group is a diversified and fully integrated conglomerate with interests across a range of sectors in Nigeria and Africa. Current interests include Cement, Sugar, Flour, Salt, Pasta, Beverages, Noodles, Poly Products, Transportation and real estate with new initiatives in the Oil and Gas, Telecommunication, Fertilizer and Steel sector of the economy.

Job Responsibilities

  • Well versed in ISO9000 & 17025 standard procedures and its requirements Familiar with Laboratory GLP practices
  • Team Building & Management.
  • Fire Fighting & Safety (Personnel, process and procedures)
  • Emergency Response, Administrative processes, procedures Impart Training & demonstrate competency in o Refinery / Polypropylene Analysis. o Water, waste water and Process chemicals analysis. o Solution preparation and lab. Instrument Calibration procedures / steps o Blend study of various streams. o Preparation of Standard operating procedures.
  • Associate with Instrument service engineers for installation of Lab instruments.
  • Getting training on safe start up & shut down, Trouble shooting and Routine Maintenance of the Lab Instruments.
  • Well versed in ISO 9000 & 17025 standards system procedures and its requirements Follow GLP practices & Supervise Lab staff, contract staff etc.,
  • Fire Fighting & Safety (Personnel, process and procedures)
  • Emergency Response, Administrative processes, procedures
  • During Emergency Response, he becomes the Incident Commander for Lab.
  • Ensure that team is up to date with emergency training
  • Understand the testing plan and ensures testing as per standard test procedures / guidelines.
  • Perform critical analysis and instrument calibrations.
  • Responsible for sample receiving and testing for process units and utilities samples as per schedule.
  • Ensuring technical trainings to chemists and are up to date, and providing assistant to chemist as and when required.
  • Identify specific performance issues with team members and ensure appropriate corrective actions are undertaken.
  • Conduct timely performance review of testing requirements and assist in the development and progression.
  • Ensure appropriate shift coverage (people, equipments, procedures etc) and effectiveness of the shift operation.
  • Prepare shift report, provide instructions to the next shift and ensure proper handover.

Desired Qualification/Preferred Competencies

  • A B.Sc., / M.Sc., Degree in Chemistry with minimum 60 % marks degree are eligible.
  • The applicant must have min 10 years total experience and min 5 years in Refinery / Polypropylene in lab operations and preference will be given to those candidates having shift supervising experience.
  • The applicant should have good back ground knowledge in Refinery / Petrochemical testing and well versed in handling Refinery, polypropylene and water testing instruments viz. Octane / Cetane engines, JFTOT.

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