March 6, 2024

Job Description


Position Title:
Reports to:
Shift Supervisor
Quality & Sustainability
To receive, prepare and carrying out testing of production samples & export/by product yard/conveyor samples from and to provide quick and accurate test data in PMMS/ERP and to the production to ensure conformance to quality standards.
Quality lab Testing Operation

§  Ensure collection or receipt (as appropriate) and preparation of samples for testing or analysis, ensuring that collection and preparation methods strictly comply with set standards

§  Perform chemical analysis of raw materials, semi/finished products samples and other process streams, by automated and/or bench testing methods, ensuring that testing procedures and methods are strictly followed.

§  Record test results, perform standard data analysis and record all data in specified logbook, check sheets or PMMS system according to set operating procedures and maintain other documentation in line with ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001 and ISO/IEC 17025 to ensure that all the records are accurate and up to date.

§  Report test results to the relevant department, ensuring that results are clearly communicated within the required timescales, to inform production for decision making.

§  Perform non-routine tests on special samples, proficiency testing programmes and/or competitor products as requested to inform and support production and commercial decision making.

§  Prepare standard chemical solutions for use in the testing of reference materials, ensuring that preparation methods and procedures are strictly followed, so that analytical results can be relied upon.

§  Cross check sample results, with the aid of reference samples, between analysts and/or test equipment according to set schedules and procedures to ensure the accuracy and repeatability of tests. Maintain the results of CRM material analysis in excel datasheet to carry out statistical analysis.

§  Carry out regular calibration/ standardisation of test equipment as per schedule & results are recorded (& backed up in server) to ensure ongoing test accuracy and reliability.

§  Carry out blind testing (& results are stored for statistical analysis) on calibrated test equipment, with the aid of reference samples, to ensure the reproducibility of analysis between all responsible analysts.

§  Carry out routine inspection, adjustment, checking and cleaning of test equipment in order to ensure ongoing test accuracy and reliability is maintained.

§  Carry out routine, on the job equipment maintenance and minor repair and identify and communicate other maintenance / repair needs to the Senior/Plant Supervisor for onward communication to the Engineering & Maintenance Department.

§  Communicate clearly with analysts on the next shift about current testing activity, equipment operation and conditions to ensure proper hand over or the shift with full and clear information, update the log sheets. During any abnormality communicate effectively and timely with superiors.

§  Actively participate in QC Circle activities, Suggestion system and seek opportunities for improvement in QC test, equipment, and processes in order to support the ongoing achievement of the highest operating standards.

§  Provide training to newly joined employees for effective knowledge and skill transfer.

§  Participate safety meeting, company safety patrol and monthly HSE safety patrol, fire drill and environment audit in order to ensure any HSE operating issues are understood, and appropriate corrective action is taken. Ensure all proper HSE activities are in place. Whenever required issue work permit and carry out Gas test (if authorized).

Policies, Systems, Processes & Procedures

§ Follow all relevant departmental policies, processes, standard operating procedures, and instructions so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner.


§  Assist in the preparation of timely and accurate statements and reports to meet department requirements, policies, and quality standards.

Quality, Health, Safety & Environment

  • Comply with all relevant safety, quality and environmental management policies, procedures, and controls to ensure a healthy and safe work environment.
  • Report of all safety incidents including near miss, unsafe act to HSE. Implement the work permit system, HIRA and housekeeping related activities including 5S in labs. Actively participate in activities towards sustainable Qatar Steel.

Related Assignments

Perform other related duties or assignments as directed by the superiors.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Science graduate/Diploma in chemical engineering.

Minimum Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years’ relevant laboratory work experience.

Job-Specific Skills (Generic / Technical):

  • Complete knowledge and understanding of test equipment, methods and procedures in own area.
  • Complete knowledge of operating and safety procedures and standards.
  • Well-developed analytical capability.
  • Attention to detail safety, environment, and operational practices.
  • Ability to consistently perform work with accuracy and precision.
  • Ability to perform repeat testing activities to consistent standards.
  • Competent to the requirement of ISO 17025 testing Laboratory.
  • Basic computer skills (MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS-Power point & MS Teams).
  • Ability to work as part of a team.

English language skills – written and spoken. 

  • Forward CV’s to

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