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Date: Nov 20, 2022

Location: Aurora, IL, US, 60504

Company: Glanbia

Job Code

FLSA Status

Job Family

Job Level

Essential Functions

Duties and Responsibilities


% of Time Spent

• Responsible for the Analysis of Water and Fat Soluble Vitamins, Amino Acid Analysis by Derivatization, Heavy Metal and Minerals, Supplements, Sugar profiles, Organic acids, Proteins by Combustion Method, Cholesterol, and Fats in raw materials and finished products by UPLC, HPLC, GC, ICP-OES, ICP-MS, FTIR/NIR,  CHN (Hydrogen Carbon Nitrogen) Analyzer, Electronic Nose, Electronic Tongue, sample digestion and Wet Chemistry.


• Responsible for method validation, method verification, and method transfer using above analytical instruments.


• Assisting the QA Lab Supervisor in preparation and editing of SOPs, Test Methods, and make sure SOPs and documents are up to date for analytical laboratory.


• Participate in daily operations of laboratory, including analytical testing, calibration of instruments, validation of standards and equipment, troubleshooting instruments and ensuring turnaround times are met.


• Creating a uniform system for the evaluation of all raw materials, in process products and finished product.


• Knowledge of GLP, and cGMP according to CFR 211. Data Collection, processing, interpretation and documentation, Report writing, Software proficiency, in MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint.


• Participate in investigation and writing of OOS report


• Participate in internal and external company audits.


• Ensuring the safe storage of chemical materials.


• Assisting in the orientation and training of new laboratory staff.


• Oversees work of Chemist I


• Participates in and contributes to a safe environment in the QA Laboratories by:

  • Keeping current with safety regulations.
  • Checking and maintaining safety equipment.
  • Explaining safety procedures to individuals using the laboratories.
  • Being responsible for the evacuation of the QA laboratories during emergencies.
  • Maintaining the MSDS inventory in the QA laboratories.


• Participates in and contributes to the achievement of QA Laboratory.


• Perform other duties as assigned.




Education Requirements


Education Level



4 Year / Bachelor’s Degree

Chemistry or related Science field


Graduate Degree



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Years Of Experience

Minimum Years of Experience

Maximum Years of Experience




4 + Years of experience in analytical and relevant food and beverage industry experience preferred



Other Experience


Physical Demands
The work is classified as Light - Medium Physical Demand Level (PDL) by the US Dept. of Labor’s Dictionary of Occupational Titles. Frequencies: Occasional (1-33%); Frequent (34-66%); Constant (67-100%)

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Lifting Demands




Lift up to waist



Lift on up to shoulder



Lift on up to overhead



Carry on up to 25 feet



Carry up stairs





Lifting Demands (Manufacturing)

At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a wide variety of candidates, and we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. 


At Glanbia our culture will celebrate individuality, knowing that together we are more.

Nearest Major Market: Aurora
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago