Shift QC Chemist - Petrochemicals

North West England (GB)
£25,000 to £27,000 per annum
20 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our NW based client develops and manufactures a range of Petrochemical related products; they are actively looking for a Shift Quality Control Chemist to analyse products to ensure they are of the highest quality.

Duties for this position will include:

• Performing a range of analytical / physical and wet chemistry tests on a variety of incoming test samples (including ICP, GC, FT-IR, TAN, TBN, Water content + others)

• Advising of required formulation adjustments for non-conforming products.

• When required, assistance for production and R&D Department.

• Developing an overall understanding of all laboratory activities (customer services, R&D and Quality Control) as a key team member.

This vacancy requires shift work on a 4 shift system (10-6, 6-2, 2-10 and 10-6, including weekends)

Applications are invited from candidates with a HNC / BSc in Chemistry (or related subject) together with previous suitable skills and experience.


Role: Permanent 

Location: NW

Salary: Up to £27,000 (including Shift Allowance)