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Unilever Quality Technician in Jonesboro, Arkansas

Background & Purpose of the Job

This Site Quality Technicians role’s primary responsibilities are to provide support to the Jonesboro Plant in the Quality Assurance area. This includes lab activities for the testing and releasing of raw materials, in-process checks, and finished products. This position will interface with the Manufacturing, Development, and Quality Teams to ensure that products and processes meet Unilever standards and reduce quality losses in manufacturing

Who You Are & What You’ll Do

  • Test and Release all of raw materials, intermediates and finished goods.

  • Perform lab batches to make authorized adjustments for in-process bulk batches

  • Support TPM 5S activities in laboratories.

  • Use statistical analysis of process data to identify trends for specification management of raw materials, intermediates and finished goods

  • Maintain equipment calibrated and in good working condition.

  • Utilize TPM tools and concepts to drive to a zero defect culture.

  • Communicate with R&D brand teams – Formulators and Process Engineers

  • Support Innovations activities, including readiness and post launch.

  • Support RTF(Right the First Time) team by improving testing output and reliability in the lab. Work to improve batch cycle time by improving test/release test and release metrics

  • Follow operating procedures and technical standards for the testing of raw materials, intermediates and finished goods.

  • Utilize laboratory data bases and supporting software programs to maintain, record, and control testing of raw materials, intermediate, and finished goods (LENS, SAP-QM, Interspec and Airsweb).

  • Direct workers engaged in measuring and testing products and tabulating data concerning material, product, or process quality and reliability.

  • Participate and/or Lead cross functional improvement teams.

  • Support/participate in BeSAFE and DCA.

What You’ll Need To Succeed

Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry

1-3+ years of Laboratory Experience preferred

What We Can Offer You

Culture for Growth at https://www.unilever.com/about/who-we-are/our-vision/ | Top Notch Employee Health & Well Being Benefits at https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzuVqApc7i-tR2YxazMxNkpPZVU/view | Every Voice Matters at https://www.unilever.com/sustainable-living/the-sustainable-living-plan/enhancing-livelihoods/opportunities-for-women/upholding-diversity/ | Global Reach at https://www.unilever.com/brands/ | Life at Unilever at https://www.linkedin.com/company-beta/1248/life/ | Careers with Purpose at https://www.unilever.com/sustainable-living/transformational-change/ | World Class Career Development Programs at https://www.unilever.com/careers/graduates/uflp/ | Check Out Our Space at https://www.themuse.com/companies/unilever/office | Focus On Sustainability at https://www.unilever.com/sustainable-living/transformational-change/

Unilever is an organization committed to diversity and inclusion to drive our business results and create a better future every day for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business.

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Unilever is an organization committed to diversity and inclusion to drive our business results and create a better future every day for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. For more information, please see Equal Employment Opportunity Posters

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Persons with Disabilities

Employment is subject to verification of pre-screening tests, which may include drug screening, background check, credit check and DMV check.

If you are an individual with a disability in need of assistance at any time during our recruitment process, please contact us at 1-855-239-5459 or NAAccommodations@unilever.com at mailto:NAAccommodations@unliever.com . Please note: These lines are reserved for individuals with disabilities in need of assistance and are not a means of inquiry about positions or application statuses.

We are one of the world’s largest consumer goods companies with amazing brands, dynamic people and a sustainable vision. We meet everyday needs for nutrition, hygiene and personal care with brands that help people feel good, look good and get more out of life. If you are ambitious, keen to learn and want lo lead, you have come to the right place. Explore our website and apply to be part of a company with more than 400 brands used by over two billion people everyday. ​

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