Aquada Development Corporation operates an automated rice mill that produces whole grain rice and rice flour, a bakery (using local wholesome ingredients) and a variety of other processes.
We are recruiting to fill the position below: Job Title: Process Biochemist
Location: Umuahia, Abia State.
Job Requirements We are looking for a scientist to join our growing bio-based chemicals refining and distillation operation. The ideal candidate must meet all of the following criteria:
Have at least THREE (3) years experience in biochemistry, microbiology, industrial chemistry or (bio)chemical engineering.
Have excellent training in microbiology, biochemistry, chemical engineering, industrial chemistry or industrial microbiology.
Have at least TWO (2) years of experience with industrial-scale fermentation operations. (We will consider school projects or thesis projects to count as part of this requirement).
Be able to demonstrate first-hand understanding of fermentation operations.
Be able to write and document process operations very well.
Be able to demonstrate clear leadership abilities.
Be able and available to relocate to Umuahia, Abia State.
ANY of the following will be considered advantageous:
Prior experience working in ethanol production or similar process operations.
Prior experience managing a chemical or industrial process.
Prior experience designing or developing fermentation processes.
Facility with microbiological laboratory operations.
How to Apply Interested and qualified candidates must submit a CV and a cover letter by email at . The cover Letter should address the suitability of the candidate based on the criteria outlined above.
Note: Only applications with a cover letter will be considered.
Aquada Development Corporation operates a number of food processing facilities that produce wholesome, healthy food products from crops grown by cooperating farmers. We also operate a number of renewable and bio-based energy processes utilizing agricultural waste streams. For more information, visit: http://www.aquada.com