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Chemist - Letchworth

Hertfordshire   •  £20000 - £28000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time

Dominic Bennett at CK Science is currently recruiting for a chemist with a formulation & analytical background to join a growing department within a business that specialises in the manufacture and packaging of adhesive solutions in Letchworth. This role is offered on a full time permanent basis and comes with a salary of between £20,000 - £28,000, dependant on experience.

This company has extensive experience and knowledge of all forms of adhesives, sealants, and automotive aftercare products, which they supply on an own-brand or unlabelled basis to many of the well-known names and brands in the UK, European and Global markets.

Your main responsibilities in this role will be to:
• Formulate adhesives using recipes that have already been developed
• Develop new recipes for adhesives
• Analytically test those formulations
• Liaise with other departments within the organisation
• Work within ISO 9001 standards

In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:
• A BSc, MSc or PhD in Chemistry (Or equivalent)
• Experience in the formulation of chemicals (adhesives experience would be beneficial)
• Experience performing analytical tests on chemicals (on adhesives would be beneficial)
• Experience working independently or within small teams

If successful the normal working hours for this position would be 8.00-4.45 Monday -Thursday & 8.00-2.00 on Fridays.

Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference ST41266 in all correspondence.

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

  • Agency: CK Group (Science, Clinical, Engineers and IT Recruitment)
  • Posted: 12th February 2018
  • Expires: 12th March 2018
  • Reference: ST41266


  • Recruiter: Dominic Bennett
  • Phone: 01438 723500