Process Chemist

West Yorkshire
£24,000 - £30,000
19 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is an established and Global Fine Chemical manufacturing business. Following a period of growth, we have been engaged on an exclusive business to recruit a number of Process Chemists on their behalf.

Reporting to the Head of Chemistry, these exciting opportunities will play a key part in the batch production of a number of cutting edge Chemicals that have various applications in the Healthcare space.

Duties will include;

–          Managing end to end manufacture of various Chemicals as per approved client requests.

–          Operate processing equipment and control systems.

–          Supporting the investigation of batch failures and taking necessary preventative and corrective measures.

–          Participate in Root Cause analysis.

–          Ensure all production deviations are reported and evaluated.

–          Carry out process testing using HPLC, GC and TLC.

–          Monitoring stock.

–          Ad hoc duties as required.

To be considered for this role candidates should have;

–          An academic background to include a Degree in a Chemistry related subject. (Mchem, B/M.Eng preferred).

–          1 years experience in Industry, ideally in the Chemical or Pharmaceutical industry.

–          The ability to work 12 hour shifts (day/night)

In return my client is offering a competitive base salary as well as a 25% shift allowance, underpinned by a market leading benefits package.

To apply, please forward your CV for immediate consideration. 

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