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Analytical Chemist - UKAS - GCMS - Organic - Chemistry -Staines

Middlesex   •  £23000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent company benefits   •  Permanent, Full time

Analytical Chemist - Analysis - UKAS - Analytical - Inorganic - ICP - Permanent - Staines - £23k-£25k

We are seeking a Analytical Chemist to join a leading company working within the water industry. You will be responsible for analysing routine and non-routine samples to UKAS requirements and within appropriate timescales.

Key Responsibilities:
*Ensure that Internal Quality Control procedures are carried out and reported in the appropriate manner.
*Attend off-site projects to conduct testing, maintenance and calibration at least 2 days a week.
*Take appropriate action when samples fail to meet the required water quality standards or other agreed notification standards.
*Enter analytical results in a timely manner using the laboratory information management system (LIMS).
*Participate in internal and external training courses identified as appropriate to your continued development.
*Maintain accurate CPD records.
*Undertake any reasonable duties within the laboratory that may be required from time to time.
*Comply with all relevant Health and Safety procedures at all times.

Key success measures:
*You are an individual with attention to detail that enjoys working as part of a team.
*You have working experience in an analytical chemistry environment using ICP-MS and IC.
*You must have a good understanding of water chemistry with a recognised degree in a science based subject, preferably Chemistry.
*You will demonstrate a working knowledge of the Water Supply (Water Quality) Regulations in relation to chemistry.
*You will have a good level of computer literacy.
*You will demonstrate the ability to conduct routine maintenance of laboratory equipment and troubleshoot instrumentation problems, where appropriate.
*You will demonstrate an understanding of method development and validation.
*You will have an understanding of health and safety procedures, including COSHH and risk assessments.

Salary and package offered dependent upon level of skills and expertise, £23k - £25k + excellent company benefits.

You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Posted: 6th July 2017
  • Expires: 9th August 2017
  • Reference: BBBH4880
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