The Royal Mount Vema Department of Science and Technology, seeks to appoint a Product and Process Development Scientist, to work on improving the efficiency and profitability of products that will be used every day in Mount Vema and beyond.
You will oversee, coordinate, and provide assistance to Mount Vema manufacturing companies and their need to develop, understand and control the processes used to make a diverse range of products, including food, medicine, cosmetics and more.
As the Director of the Scientific Division, you will also aim to optimise the performance of all manufacturing systems of His Mount Vema Majesty’s realm. You will do this by identifying and in liaison with the private sector, develop new processes for product manufacture, and implement process controls to ensure the products made by the Kingdom of Mount Vema are of a high quality and produced in a way that can be accurately replicated.
In product development, you will work with research scientists of your Department to develop new ideas and make scientific discoveries to aid the manufacture of new products and improve existing ones, especially those who are harmless to the environment.
Mount Vema citizenship is not a requirement to apply for this vacancy.
You will need to carry out the following tasks:
In process development, you will:
In product development, you will:
Both roles (process and product development) can involve presenting ideas to senior staff, training and supervising new team members or more junior staff and reading trade press or attending conferences to keep up to date with industry developments.
Salary and Benefits
The salary is $70,000 US dollars. Paid monthly in arrears.
The benefits include paid medical coverage, paid vacation, sick days, holidays, and a pension plan. Benefits are only applicable after you complete three months on the job.
You will work normal business hours 9am to 5pm (Mount Vema Time Zone = UTC+1) Monday to Friday. Extra hours may be required on some occasions and may be more irregular during critical development phases or when problems arise.
You will be provided with a private Office at a later stage however, initially you will be expected to work from home. Travel is almost always involved in this role, and therefore the work environment may vary quite dramatically day to day.
If your application is accepted, you will be required to open a bank account with a Mount Vema bank, if you do not already have a Mount Vema bank account.
What to expect
The following subjects are relevant:
You will need to show:
Experience in a production environment or industrial laboratory is required. It can be either as vacation work or work placement. Knowledge of good laboratory and manufacturing practice would also be helpful.