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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries and territories under such internationally recognised brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programmes that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Quality technician - lab analyst

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  23-Jan-2023

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 151176 - Piraeus, Attiki, Greece

We are currently looking for a highly motivated individual to join our Technical team in our Piraeus plant!
The role : Quality Technician - Lab Analyst
reporting to Lab Supervisor


After receiving the appropriate training, you will be responsible for :

  • Media preparation for microbiological testing and chemical analysis solutions / reagents
  • Sampling of raw materials, finished goods / environmental sampling for micro testing
  • Laboratory housekeeping and equipment / glassware preparation for testing execution
  • Chemical and microbiological quality control of raw materials and finished goods
  • Laboratory instruments use and monitoring for well operation / participation in the maintenance and calibration program of lab equipment.
  • Qualification and implementation of analytical / micro testing methods


What you need for this position:

  • Academic background: Technological Educational Institute (TEI) related to Food Technology or equivalent
  • Communication skills: Excellent command of Greek and English languages
  • Digital literacy: PC proficiency in Microsoft Office and/or Google Suite
  • Willingness to work in shifts schedule
  • Ability to work individually and as part of a team
  • Drive to recognize process improvement opportunities and assist with their implementation


It’s an advantage to have:

  • 2-4 years relevant laboratory experience


Do you have a dynamic personality, with excellent interpersonal skills, a continuous improvement mentality and the determination to succeed in a highly effective and exciting environment ?
Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? We offer an attractive salary with excellent benefits including group life insurance, medical and pension plan as well as career prospects.

You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality. We look forward to your application!
Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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