Shift Chemists (Petrochemicals)
Our South East based Client are looking for a Shift Chemist to work in their busy laboratories.
The role will involve the analysis of a wide range of petrochemical samples using standard IP, ASTM and BS analytical methods, reporting on the results using LIMS system and liaising with clients of the company. The work is to UKAS standards and you will need to ensure safe operations. Day to day duties will include keeping all equipment maintained and calibrated and making sure all reagents and solutions are in date and standardised.
Ideally the successful candidate will be educated to Degree level or equivalent in a Chemistry related subject and will ideally have previous experience of analytical testing in an industrial laboratory using techniques such GC, GC-MS, HPLC, AAS, IR, UV, flame photometry and wet chemistry techniques. Familiarity with IP and ASTM methods would be a distinct advantage, as is use of LIMS systems.
The successful candidate will need to be flexible, as this position will involve working on shift pattern, possibly involving early / late / weekend work
Role : Permanent
Location : South East England
Salary : Attractive; subject to skills and experience + shift allowance
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