£38,000 - £40,000 Per Annum

Full Time


Hereford, Hereford and Worcester

Pharmaceutical And Scientific

Posted about 1 month ago

Expires in 6 days

Job Description
A leading laboratory working with a major global manufacturing group are looking for a Chemist to co-ordinate their methods development, routine analysis of test sampling & environmental monitoring for their UKAS accredited Chemistry Laboratory in Herefordshire.
Reporting in to the Lab Manager – you’ll be a senior presence in this lab
The key requirements of this role is managing Analytical Quality Control (AQC)
Working knowledge of various Spectrometry equipment
Proven track record of standardising & being the technical knowledge based for the lab and its equipment
Role: Chemist
Salary: up to £40,000 per annum + pension + benefits
Location: Herefordshire

The key responsibilities for the Chemist will be:-
  • Technical lead for ICP-OES, GD-MS, XRF, Spark OES & other analytical techniques
  • Technical lead for testing (process & environmental)
  • Method development
  • Work with the analysis co-ordinator to ensure safety, quality & efficiency
  • General maintenance & good housekeeping of the Laboratory facility
  • Working with internal stakeholders and the production team on progress reporting
  • Oversee the installation & commissioning of new equipment
The skills & requirement for the Chemist will be:-
  • Degree qualified (min. 2:1) in Chemistry or a relevant scientific subjects e.g. Forensics, Material Science, Environmental Science
  • Previous experience of working in a Laboratory is essential (as an inorganic chemist ideally) 
  • Extensive knowledge of Spectrometry equipment
  • Instrumentation & Wet Chemistry experience
  • Method development experience
  • Strong working knowledge in Microsoft Office
The right candidate for the Chemist role is an organised, health & safety conscious individual who has strong verbal skills.
In return, this role provides a great opportunity in a manufacturing environment with a globally backed multi-million pound business.
Apply on-line or call Sandeep Dhillon for a confidential discussion
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