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Tech Support

Birmingham   •  £20000 - £30000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time

Technical Support Chemist



Salary: Competative


In accordance with waste legislation (WM3 and IPPC), your role will be to carry out technical assessments of a variety of wastes in order to identify and assign the most cost-effective treatment and processing routes.

- Technically assess incoming waste streams to identify cost effective treatment and processing

- Characterise and apply accurate classification of waste by data report analysis, SDS analysis, lab-work and by also liaising with customers and chemists on site.

- Issue quotes to existing customers for multiple services across the hazardous waste network

- Maintain and develop existing customer relationships

- Carry out Duty of Care consultations with existing and new customer

- Ensure all wastes brought on site meet current permits, compliance and legislation

-Provide technical advice and guidance regarding waste classification and legislation to commercial and operational colleagues, as well as to external customers


- A minimum of a chemistry, chemical engineering or forensic science degree is required

- Some experience in a similar role within the waste industry

- Experience of customer facing roles would be advantageous

- IT literate - proficient in using Microsoft Office software

- Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

- Effective time management skills

- Ability to work effectively unsupervised

- Analytical; data driven decision making

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided.

Alternatively, please email a copy of your CV to thomas.matthews@srgtalent.com

For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Tom Matthews on 0121 728 8451
If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you, please feel free to get in touch.

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

  • Agency: SRG
  • Reference: J2157144
  • Posted: 22nd September 2020
  • Expires: 20th October 2020


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