Quality Control Officer (Agritech Starch Production Company) at iRecruiters Africa

Title: Quality Control Officer (Agritech Starch Production Company) | Full Time | iRecruiters Africa |  Location: Lagos, NIGERIA

About Company: Our client is one of the largest Agritech Starch Manufacturers specializing in Cassava processing to PGS and edible industrial starch.


  • Ensure all parameters of food safety and quality are being adhered to and maintained throughout the facility.
  • Assist with batching chemicals/ingredients for production.
  • Calibrate lab and line equipment for accurate results.
  • Collect in-process and finished product samples.
  • Conduct standardized qualitative and quantitative testing to ensure it meets specifications.
  • Perform aseptic testing for microbial contamination.
  • Follow protocols for documenting testing results.
  • Recognize deficiencies and initiate proper follow-up.
  • Identify and isolate product that does not meet standards.
  • Aid in troubleshooting deficiencies and non-conformances.
  • Review food safety and quality records.
  • Actively participate in plant teams (HACCP, Safety, etc.)
  • Conduct other duties as assigned by management.


  • B.Sc or HND in Biochemistry, Microbiology, Food Science Technology or related field.
  • Masters in related field including MBA preferred
  • 5+ years’ experience in quality control laboratory procedures and food safety management.
  • Experience in ISO 22000/FSS 22000/GFSI project implementation is a plus
  • Responsible for executing corporate and plant specific Food Safety, Quality and Laboratory requirements.
  • Able to work under pressure in a very fast paced environment
  • Must be able to work on shift (days or nights) on a rotating schedule

BenefitsBase Pay is BTW 150k and 200k monthly + Pension and HMO.

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