Posted on Jan 16, 2019 by Avatar Recruitment Consultancy

Hook Norton, Oxfordshire United Kingdom
Research & Development
Immediate Start
£25k - £25k Annual

Assistant Chemist/Chemist

Ref: ARC/230

Status: Permanent

Location: Banbury, Oxon

Salary: Negotiable according to experience

A well established and leading manufacturer is seeking an Assistant Chemist to join it's R&D Team to assist with managing it's laboratories.

Based at the Banbury Head Quarters, the role of Assistant Chemist will report to the Technical Director and will liaise with the Production Manager. Production of the janitorial cleaning chemicals is produced at their head quarters in Banbury.

The aims of the post are:

  • Laboratory work scaling to manufacture.
  • Checking water analysis.
  • Quality control work to ensure products meet the required standards.
  • Seeking solutions to meet with compliance in the production of the products to tailor into the ISO9001 policy.
  • Reviewing policies and procedures to ensure compliance.
  • Booking in raw materials.
  • Recording of compositions on an Excel database.
  • Research and development of the products to comply with new legislation and tailored to the clients needs.
  • Testing.

The role of Assistant Chemist demands a minimum of two years of experience in laboratory work in the role as a Chemist, offering career progression to Director level and full training. Ideally you will have a minimum of HNC or HND in Chemistry with knowledge of surfactants.

This varied role as Assistant Chemist/Chemist demands excellent communication skills, both oral are written, with the ability to interact at all levels. This role will require the ability to influence staff at all levels and to have a comprehensive understanding of H&S Management. A professional demeanour and the ability to demonstrate strong commercial acumen and implement key controls through the laboratory, is desired in this role. You must be able to exhibit management potential and be able to work using initiative in this unique environment.

A minimum of 12 months minimum experience within a chemistry environment.

Knowledge of surfactants preferable although not essenti

Reference: 619978454

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