Job Ref: J32403
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 24 June 2019
  • Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, UK NG13 9HP Nottingham Nottinghamshire UK NG13 9HP
  • £18,000 - £22,000 per Annum
  • Andrew Shortt
  • 0121 728 8456

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£18,000 - £20,000

40 Hours per week

Contact Andrew: 0121 728 8456

Responsible for all the laboratory activity including quality assurance and formulation testing and development along with sample production and despatch.

Primary Duties

  • Responsible for monitoring and measuring quality performance in accordance with ISO 9001
  • Responsible for day to day liaison with production and sales to ensure customer technical requirements for compatibility testing are fulfilled and up to date.
  • Working with the Operations Manager to ensure safety of raw material testing and formulation in line with the Environmental Policy
  • Production of SDS, CoA and assistance with COSHH assessments
  • Testing products and ensuring Safety Data Sheets are up to date
  • Formulating and testing all new products as directed by the MD and customer(s)
  • Liaising with the Production Manager and Quality Control for all new and existing product issues
  • Liaising with the Account Manager to develop sample products for new and existing customers
  • Testing raw materials and ensuring that these comply with all safety regulations
  • Being the ISO Champion for all chemical testing
  • Attending ad hoc meetings as and when required
  • Working with the MD on a number of research projects and liaising with local universities

Specific requirements for the role

  • Qualification to degree level in organic chemistry
  • Good knowledge of fertilisers, plant nutrition and organic chemistry
  • Excellent knowledge Excel
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Diligent with strong attention to detail
  • Able to challenge the status quo and drive through changes.

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