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Analytical Chemist (12 Month Contract)

Chemicals

Surrey (£) Competitive
contract Job Ref: 6220

Description

An opportunity has arisen for an analytical chemist join a globally recognised petrochemical manufacturing business at their site in Sunbury on a fixed-term contract. As an analytical chemist you will work as part of the lubricant technology and R&D team performing analysis tests within the laboratory facilities recording data and ensuring all records & documentation are maintained in accordance to company regulations.

To be successful as an analytical chemist you must possess previous experience within a chemical testing laboratory and ideally hold a degree in relevant chemistry or engineering discipline. 


Analytical Chemist Responsibilities: 

  • Carry out laboratory tests on various additive and lubricant samples using a wide range of international standards and local procedures.
  • Responsible for the day-to-day running of complex equipment and apparatus including setup calibration QA checks and basic problem solving Characterisation measurements for core samples.
  • Take an active role in achieving local and company HSE objectives
  • Actively contribute to the running of the team and the Analytical department
  • Ensure that quality standards are maintained always looking for opportunities for improvement
  • Liaise with internal and external contacts to maintain progress on all key projects.

Analytical Chemist Requirements:

  • Ideally hold a relevant scientific qualification in chemistry engineering or similar discipline.
  • Previous experience within a commercial chemical laboratory plant or manufacturing environment.
  • Competent in a laboratory environment and be able to accurately follow test procedures.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal. 
  • Excellent attention to detail and the ability to prioritise workloads accordingly. 

Salary - £.Comp + Benefits

12 Month FTC (With the opportunity to extend) 

40 Hours Per Week: Monday - Friday 

If you have the experience and or qualifications mentioned and are looking for an exciting challenge with an industry leading chemical business contact Lewis at Cranleigh Scientific.