Analytical Chemist / Technician

Job Ref: 24004
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Job Type: Temporary
Date Added: 08 March 2019
  • Reading, Berkshire, England, UK Reading Berkshire UK RG1 5LE
  • £21,000 - £24,000 per Annum
  • Neil Walton
  • 0203 096 4700

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Analytical Chemist / Technician - Berkshire

£21,000 - £24,000 (Commensurate with experience) + Excellent Benefits

6 - 12 month contract initially

Do you have experience in a chemical laboratory? Would you like to work for a world leading chemicals company?

Due to continued growth, my client are looking to hire a lab based analytical technician. Working as part of a team focused on the development and testing of novel, chemical compounds you will perform laboratory routine testing on a range of organic and inorganic samples using a variety of different testing and analytical techniques.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a specialist Development and Testing Laboratory, which in return offers an attractive salary coupled with excellent training and development.

The company has state of the art testing facilities and a strong focus on staff development and health and safety.

To be considered you will need to have the following skills / experience;

  • Experience of laboratory based analysis, or formulation, using instrumentation and / or wet chemistry testing.
  • BSc/MSc (or equivalent working experience) in Science, ideally Chemistry, Biochemistry, Forensic Science or another analytical subject.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English and able to work alone and as part of an inter-department team
  • Ability to multitask & manage time in order to perform multiple analysis
  • Good manual dexterity
  • A practical and responsible approach to problem solving
  • Be able to work to tight deadlines

Ideally this will be backed up by experience of working in a laboratory, but this is not essential as full training will be given.

This role could be suitable for a recent graduate and is commutable from Reading, Basingstoke, Oxford & Aylesbury & Swindon.

Please apply online for more information.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. SRG is a trading name of Science Recruitment Group Ltd an Employment Business/Agency.

07/04/2019 13:02:19
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