Technical Service Chemist

Job Ref: J31417
Sector: Science
Sub-sectors: Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 07 May 2019
  • Greater Manchester, England, UK Trafford Park Greater Manchester Greater Manchester UK M17 1HH
  • £25,000 - £30,000 per Annum
  • Nathan Fairhurst
  • 0161 868 2227

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Technical Service Chemist based in Greater Manchester

Title Technical Service Chemist Location Greater Manchester Salary £25,000 - £30,000

SRG are currently working with a well-established producer of technical additives, dyes & pigments based in Manchester. Supplying a varied customer base within the international chemicals market, they have seen continued success and are currently looking for a talented chemist to join their Technical service team. Being based on site in Manchester this position will also include global travel and a great deal of direct customer contact.

Benefits: This position offer the opportunity to join a true specialist in a niche industry. This position will offer the right individual a key position within a specialist technical team as well as an opportunity for international travel. Other benefits include a competitive salary of £25,000 - £30,000 as well as a generous profit related pay scheme, 25 days annual leave + public holidays, and a contributory pension scheme.

Working Hours

  • The working hours for this role will be between 09:00 - 17:00, Monday to Friday.
  • Some Flexibility will be required outside of these times due to travel.

Role / Description Working alongside a talented technical service team, this position will be responsible for providing direct technical support to customers & clients. Key duties will include:

  • Liaising directly with customers & clients to provide technical support. Responding to technical enquires and investigating / resolving complaints.
  • Provide product training & support both internally & externally as a technical & applications expert within the company.
  • Conduct application & stability testing of new and existing products using techniques such as UV-Vis & HPLC.
  • Assist with the development and implementation of new products.
  • Support the sales & commercial team with expert knowledge.
  • Travelling internationally to new & existing customers to provide onsite technical support & develop new business.


  • A degree or equivalent qualification in Chemistry or a related field.
  • A good knowledge of Organic Chemistry / colour chemistry or petro-chemistry.
  • Previous experience of providing technical service
  • Excellent communication skills - both written & verbal

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to Nathan at For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Nathan on 0161 868 2227.

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, Technical Service, Technical Support, Organic, Colour

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