Factory Lab Supervisor

Location: Paul, Idaho
Type: Full Time

Job Description

Factory Lab Supervisor
The Amalgamated Sugar Company LLC – Paul, Idaho

The Amalgamated Sugar Company LLC is seeking a Factory Lab Supervisor in Paul, ID. This position will directly supervise the factory laboratory at the Paul, ID facility. Primary job functions will include process material balancing/accounting and performance reporting, budget preparation and management, crew selection and training, chemical preparation, instrument maintenance and calibration, and process improvement investigation and testing.

The Amalgamated Sugar Company LLC is built on innovation and is a proud leader in the sugar industry and that can only happen with the best people. Qualified candidates need to be dynamic and have the ability to work successfully in a fluid environment.

Additional Responsibilities:

• Ensure that all team members follow the safety protocols and policies, as directed by the Safety Department.

• Ensure that all team members have the tools necessary to work effectively and efficiently.

• Manage a team consisting of up to 30 hourly employees, working 24/7 on rotating 12-hour shifts.

• Assist the Operating Department in solving or investigating process and/or product quality problems, as related to laboratory analysis.

• Assist in the training and development of both technical and non-technical staff as related to factory operations and process analytics.

• Other duties, as assigned.

Job Requirements

• Bachelor’s degree is required in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or related field.
• 3-5 years of experience in laboratory operations.
• 3-5 years of personnel and/or project management/leadership experience preferred.
• Demonstrated exceptional troubleshooting abilities.
• Demonstrated leadership and ability to communicate both orally as well as in writing.
• Significant knowledge of standard quality and safety practices.
• Ability to read and interpret safety information & placards.