Site Chemist

Site Chemist

Job Description

Benefits Package:
£35,000 – £40,000
Looking for a Site Chemist to progress into a Quality Manager.
Genuine progression opportunities available
Extremely stable company
Further benefits

A world class chemical device supplier with a very lucrative product range are rapidly expanding the organisation and as a result of this they’re looking for a Site Chemist to join their team. The company’s product range is extremely established with plans to branch out further in 2024, this makes it a perfect time to join this lucrative organisation with a great chance to run the department and progress into a Quality Manager.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all QC, QA, ISO management systems and site product development
  • Day-to-day and routine analysis completed in an effective and timely manner.
  • Ensure site compliance for effluent and other waste streams.
  • Responsible for the site ISO management system comprising ISO 9001, 14001, 45001.
  • Work with external consultant to effect internal audit programme.
  • Ensure significant quality or compliance issues are escalated through the appropriate management lines and/or management processes.
  • To be actively involved in activities that are required for the effective running of the Quality laboratory.
  • To use the site ERP and other IT systems to manage and report data and item establishment.
  • To play a leading role in the development of new products.
  • To support interfaces with other departments to ensure that they are effective for all parties.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • A graduate chemist with 5-7 years’ experience working in chemical industry (preferably organic) with some experience of ISO management systems.
  • BSc in chemistry is a must.
  • Knowledge of analytical techniques including FTIR, DSC, XRF etc. and interpretation of results.
  • Internal auditing.
  • ISO management systems.
  • Laboratory safety techniques and COSHH systems.
  • Experience In delivering training and presentations internally.
  • Familiarity with environmental permit and trade effluent discharge consent.
  • Some experience in product development.

If you are interested in this role or looking for something similar please contact David Biggs at or call for a confidential discussion on 02920894907

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