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QC Shift Chemist

Staffordshire   •  £36000 - £37000 per annum  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time

QC Shift Chemist required for ongoing work in Staffordshire. Proven industrial experience of analytical techniques (LC, IR and TLC) required. Experience of GC-MS is considered desirable but not essential.

Title: QC Shift Chemist

Location: Staffordshire

Salary: £36,700 (includes shift allowance)

Term: Ongoing temporary work

SRG are currently working with a market leading global chemicals producer who have seen continued success and growth. As a result of increased workload surrounding the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, they are now looking to recruit a Shift Chemist to join their Quality Team based in Staffordshire in January 2021. This exciting role will include carrying out analysis to support high levels of manufacturing requirements, as well as providing technical support across the site. The flexibility to work varied shift patterns including days, nights and weekends is required.

Benefits: Based within a GMP QC environment, onsite with one of the UKs leading chemical specialists and is an excellent opportunity for someone with previous analytical experience to gain join a leading supplier to the pharmaceutical industry. The role has great potential to transition into a permanent position.

Role / Description

  • Plan and perform routine QC analysis of incoming materials, intermediates and finished product samples
  • Carry out calibration and maintenance of equipment and instrumentation
  • Provide technical support to the manufacturing team
  • Record results and date in accordance with GMP and QA systems


  • Flexibility to work varied shift patterns including days, nights and weekends
  • Proven industrial experience of analytical testing including LC, IR and TLC
  • Experience of GC-MS is desirable but not essential
  • Able to prioritise workload and meet deadlines

This position offers an excellent opportunity for an experienced analyst to join a fast-paced team in a thriving industry.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to chris.beckenham@srgtalent.com. For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Chris on 0161 868 2225.

If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you, please feel free to get in touch or visit www.srgtalent.com to view our other vacancies.

SRG is the UK's number one recruitment company specialising in the scientific, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, energy & renewables, biotech, chemical and medical device sectors.

As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It's this combination that makes us different. We're committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.

Keywords:quality control, laboratory, lab, pharmaceutical, QC, analytical, sample, chemical, GMP, science, QC inspection, testing, materials, ingredients, analysis, LC, IR, TLC, GC, GC-MS, shift

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  • Agency: SRG
  • Reference: J2158250
  • Posted: 29th April 2021
  • Expires: 27th May 2021


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