Product Safety Engineer

  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate. Eurofins believes it is a global leader in food, environmental, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing and in agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies.

In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to over 47,000 staff across a network of more than 900 independent companies in over 50 countries and operating more than 800 laboratories. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products, as well as providing innovative clinical diagnostic testing services, as one of the leading global emerging players in specialised clinical diagnostics testing.

 In 2019, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR € 4.56 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

Job Description

Employee Standards:

  • Support department objectives and company goals.
  • Be a team player.
  • Sustain a positive, enthusiastic and professional attitude at all times.
  • Accommodate requests with a smile and “let me see what I can do” attitude.
  • Adhere to manager directives.
  • Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor.
  • Arrive on time, properly dressed and prepared to work.
  • Perform all duties in a timely, accurate, honest and professional manner.
  • Communicate with customers professionally and in accordance with customer service standards.
  • Be respectful of others.

Tasks/Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a customer technical contact.
  • Interpret standards and apply the requirements to products under investigation.
  • Create and implement test procedures.
  • Conduct tests in accordance with standards and procedures, record results.
  • Ensure that test equipment is calibrated or tested and operates properly.
  • Interface with and update the lab manager.
  • Review files and reports prepared by other project engineers.
  • Monitors multiple projects underway.
  • Prepare certification reports and related documents.
  • Develop and update test procedures and other quality documentation as needed.
  • Identify equipment needed to enhance or expand testing capability.
  • Assists department with quoting.
  • Assist Sales with closing new work.

    Qualifications

    The Ideal Candidate would possess: 

    • Ability to maintain confidentially.
    • Needs to be receptive to and accepting guidance from others.
    • Ability to deal with difficult people and problems.
    • Able to work well in a team environment.
    • Able to work in a diverse group of people.
    • Attention to detail.
    • Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments.
    • Professional appearance.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.
    • Travel as needed.
    • Work overtime as needed.
    • Able to sit for long periods of time.
    • Able to lift up to 30 pounds.
    • Able to work with hand tools and small power tools.

    Basic Minimum Qualifications: 

    • Four year college degree-Engineering discipline
    • Minimum three years experience in product safety engineering, preferably with another NRTL.
    • Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship

    Additional Information

    Position is full-time, Monday - Friday 40 hrs/week.  Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Austin, TX are encouraged to apply.

    • Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
    • Life and disability insurance
    • 401(k) with company match
    • Paid vacation and holidays

    Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

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