Research Chemist


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Job Ref: J23283
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Date Added: 18 August 2017
  • Cornwall, England, UK
  • £26,000 - £40,000 per Annum
  • Simi Kumar
  • 0121 222 5333

Research Chemist required having experience in Coatings/Inks/Paints/Adhesives to be Cornwall based. Formulation Chemist / Research Chemist / Development Chemist Location: Cornwall Salary: £26K-£40K depending on experiecne SRG is now working with a market leading company offering optimised high-performance coatings for print, security, engineering and industrial substrates. Role:Coordinating projects from conception through to commercial acceptance and providing technical support / troubleshooting throughout the product life cycle.The ability to progress projects with autonomy, but also having the necessary interpersonal skills to integrate within a team for group communication & when projects dictate.Evaluating raw materials efficiently & selecting suitable raw chemistries for formulation. Remaining focussed on project objectives and be able to meet deadlines.Producing pilot coatings & employing test procedures for establishing functionality / performance.Preparing for & conducting pre-production trials.Requirements:Experience as a Coatings / Inks / Adhesives formulator.Experience within a manufacturing environment, where there is a requirement to understand technical processes.Resilient and results oriented, with a strong quality focus and the ability to work to deadlines.Analytical and methodical approach to problem solving.Strong written and oral communication skills.These two roles are excellent opportunities for coating chemists looking for a new challenge and interesting in managing projects from concept to launch. SRG is the UK's number one recruitment company specialising in the scientific, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, energy & renewables, biotech, chemical and medical device sectors.As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It's this combination that makes us different. We're committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Simi on 0121 222 5333. If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies. Keywords: chemistry, formulation, development, ink, paint, coating

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