Quality Control Associate (Colour Match)

The Quality Control Color Match Associate will support the QC Department in color matching and assisting in the color products in our manufacturing facilities.


What are we looking for?

The Quality Control Color Match Associate will support the QC Department in color matching and assisting in the color products in our manufacturing facilities.

What would you be doing?

  • Overseeing color assessment process including color matching and batch adjustments.
  • Evaluation, control, and approve color, texture and product performance.
  • To assist in color monitoring and inspecting received, in-process, and finished products to ensure quality parameter are met.
  • Analyze and identify pigments needed to create a shade given while weighting correct amounts of base ingredients to ensure texture and payoff.
  • Perform quality control checks on off color and verification
  • Ensure standard color matching procedures and test methods are consistent.
  • Assist in resolution of color manufacturing problems by facilitating any appropriate experiments.
  • Remain current with color technologies for color matching software and instruments.
  • Cleaning, sanitization, calibration and verification of Lab (E.g. pH Meter, viscometer, Scales, color matching instrument and Thermometer).
  • Maintaining safe chemical practices within the laboratory and understanding the importance of WHMIS and GMP principles when following the understanding the importance of SOP's.
  • Ensuring that all QC activities in the facility are appropriately carried out under cGMP, GLP, GDP standards and guidelines.
  • Writing Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for newly established process and methods.
  • Complete all quality checks, submissions and approvals with required documentation and expectations.
  • Initiate and make suggestions to improve the quality of work processes and / or product.
  • Participate in other activities (e.g administrative) of the department and other duties as assigned.

What skills and qualifications do you need?

  • Post-secondary diploma or a degree in Science
  • 1 - 3 years’ experience in Color/Pharmaceutical/cosmetic/Food industry.
  • Experience in color science and color matching functions
  • Experience with leadership and dealing with people.
  • Attention to detail
  • Organized and good time management
  • Proactive in learning
  • Good documentation practices
  • Adaptive and flexible
  • Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office with advanced level skills in word processing, spreadsheets, Acrobat, and imaging software are required.
  • Self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Able to multi-task and troubleshoot
  • Have technical skills, knowledge and ability to discern color differences

Still interested?

Kindly send us your resume to vt@deciem.com. We really appreciate your effort in applying to this position. However, only those candidates who have been shortlisted for interviews will be contacted.

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And the serious stuff:

DECIEM is an equal opportunity employer. We prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. We are also committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interviewing process, please let us know.
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