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SEM Analyst - Metallurgy

Birmingham B11 2PN   •  £17,000  •  Permanent, Full time

SEM Analyst – Metallurgy

Our client is a leading speciality chemicals company, developing a range of metal coatings for use in domestic and industrial applications. They are seeking an Analyst / Metallurgist to join their busy laboratory in Birmingham.

The role will involve preparation of samples of a variety of metal coatings and analysis using a range of microscopy techniques, including use of light / optical microscopes, SEM and also some EDX / XRF analysis when required.

As the role progresses, you will also be required to visit customer sites across the UK to provide support, so a Driving Licence is required.


Graduate in Chemistry, Materials or Physical Science, or significant relevant experience in metallurgy.

Hands on experience with SEM and optical microscopy desirable.

Familiar with a range of sample preparation techniques.

Experience analysing metals and metal coatings desirable.

General laboratory experience, understanding of health and safety etc.

Ideally lives in Birmingham or can commute locally.

Driving Licence.

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

  • Agency: Jobs in Science
  • Posted: 12th January 2018
  • Expires: 9th February 2018
  • Reference: SH-SEM


  • Recruiter: Steve Hern
  • Phone: 01827 216143