Analytical Chemist - Immediate start

Job Ref: J26180
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Date Added: 09 April 2018
  • Merseyside, England, UK
  • £9.95 - £11.31 per Hour
  • Faye Allison
  • 0161 868 2218

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Temporary Analytical Chemist required, based in Merseyside. Requiring experience of QC testing within the chemical industry and immediate availability.

Title: Analytical Chemist - Immediate start

Location: Merseyside

Salary: £9.95 - £11.31 per hour (dependent on experience)

Employment Term: Temporary - 3 months

SRG is working with a company specialising in the development and manufacture of speciality chemical additives. As a result of recent increased demand, they are looking for an immediately available Analytical Chemist to join the team at their site in Merseyside for 3 months. The ideal candidate will have experience of QC testing of chemical products.

Benefits: Immediate start, weekly paid role with a global company working in a well-equipped laboratory. Offering 20 days' holiday allowance, plus 8 statutory days. Working hours of 42.5 hours, worked from 9am - 5.30pm, Monday to Friday, with a paid 30 minute lunch.

Role / Description

  • QC testing of raw materials, in-process and finished products to evaluate physical and chemical characteristics
  • Recording and reporting of results to support development and commercial teams
  • Operating and understanding all necessary laboratory equipment
  • Adhering to SOPs, safety procedures and general laboratory housekeeping policies
  • Communicating with appropriate personnel on product status


  • Previous experience in QC testing of chemical products
  • Immediately available
  • Self-motivated and pro-active
  • Good communication skills and a positive approach to solving problems

This role would be a good opportunity for someone with previous physical testing/QC experience in the chemical industry.

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 Faye on 0161 868 2218

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: laboratory, chemistry, polymer science, polymer, QC, quality control, physical testing, colour, testing, analysis, analytical, chemical

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.