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Polymer Chemist /Engineer

Oxfordshire   •  Competitive  •  Permanent, Full time


This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Polymer Chemist/Eng.to work within synthetic organic chemistry and the Chemical Development Department.

The successful candidate will have a good working knowledge of synthetic polymer chemistry, solution polymerisation, emulsion etc. In addition the candidate would be expected to demonstrate through previous experience, the ability to plan, organise and lead testing work.

The ideal candidate will have PhD in polymer chemistry or related discipline with 3-4 years’ experience gained in industry or academia; including the following:

? Experience in designing and synthesis of polymers
? knowledge in emulsion and dispersion technologies
? Experience in industrial R&D, or post -doctoral research

? Experience in using GC, HPLC, NMR, FTIR, Ms, UV, DSC, TGA etc,
? "Can do" attitude

The candidates will be able to demonstrate the ability to plan short and long term programmes of development.

The Polymer Chemist will have good communication skills and the ability to work individually under own initiative as well as within a group with a common goal.

The ability to communicate with all levels of management and good planning skills will be essential.

Only candidates living in the UK with EU work authorisation will be considered.


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

  • Agency: ST Recruitment
  • Contact: Sam
  • Phone: 01737 241823
  • Reference: BOI16
  • Posted: 11th November 2020
  • Expires: 9th December 2020

ST Recruitment

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