Soap Production Assistant - Nanyuki

Job Summary

Our Client is looking for a candidate who has specialized in handcrafted soaps, an advantage will be an organic handcrafter.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Entry level
  • Experience Length: 1 year

Job Description


1. Perform daily soap production operations. Our interest is in handmade soap
2. Provide a support role to the factory operations.

Skills and Abilities

  1. Able to multitask.
  2. Analytical problem-solving skills.
  3. Must be able to train/mentor technicians on specific machines.
  4. Must have a mechanical aptitude.
  5. Ability to provide effective training to department staff on areas such as SOP s, Safety, Conduct, etc.
  6. Ability to apply all relevant policies in a consistent, timely and objective manner.
  7. Ability to react well/work under pressure and manage multiple tasks/projects simultaneously.
  8. Ability to work independently to determine and apply appropriate policies and procedures.
  9. Punctuality, flexibility and a sense of urgency.
  10. Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner. Gathers and analyzes information skillfully. Develops alternative solutions including immediate corrective actions and preventative measures.
  11. Ability to exhibit sound and accurate judgment and able to makes timely decisions.
  12. Critical Thinking Ability to analyze situations in a critical manner presenting proactive ways rather than reactive solutions.
  13. Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner/Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position. Accepts responsibility for own actions. Follows through on commitments.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  1. Formulate the soap through approved scientific methods and the company's SOPs.
  2. Perform soap production, using the designated equipment and tools to the required standards.
  3. Make recommendations on various lines of productions and equipment’s requirements.
  4. Ensure adherence to the set GMP, GLP and HACCP guidelines on soap production.
  5. Perform the set Quality Control tests for the soap.  
  6. Ensure the required inventory records for the soap production are up to date.
  7.  Other duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  1. Diploma in any of the following disciples:
  • Applied Sciences
  • Diploma in analytical chemistry
  • Diploma in industrial chemistry
  1. Training in ISO 9001:2015 standards.
  2. Training in Environment, Health and Safety standards and regulations.
  3. 1 year minimum working experience in busy soap manufacturing facility preferably on handmade soap.
  4. Proficient with Microsoft Office applications.

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| Full Time |
KSh 150,000 - 200,000
| Full Time |
KSh 150,000 - 200,000
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