Operations Chemist - Technical Support - Production - Chemicals - COMAH - £Comp + Benefits
An Operations Chemist is required to join an international and globally renowned speciality chemicals business at their facility based in Grimsby. As Operations Chemist, you will play a vital role in providing support to the production department - involving technical advice, troubleshooting of plant operations and following strict H&S procedures.
*Act as technical support for non-formulation issues onsite that can or may affect product quality and performance.
*Provide production with formulation in the required format (SAP/PCS/DeltaV) to ensure consistency of manufacture and processing of all grades to acceptable standards.
*Work with production to investigate problem grades and batches.
*Optimise production formulations from a process, cost and quality point of view.
*Provide day to day troubleshooting and operations support to the plant.
*Write regular technical reports on the investigations carried out.
*Assist with the training of plant personnel.
*Ensure safety regulations, procedures and statutory requirements.
*To possess a degree or BSc qualification in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry or closely related field of study.
*Possess extensive experience operating within a production environment - ideally top tier COMAH.
*Clear communication skills are essential.
*You will also need to be a well-organised and thorough individual who understands how individual work is planned and project work is prioritised.
*The ability to follow strict health and safety procedures within a regulated environment.
Salary offered is dependent upon experience and skill level, £Comp + company benefits.
You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more
- Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
- Posted: 13th March 2018
- Expires: 10th April 2018
- Reference: BBBH5293