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Development Chemist

Manchester   •  £28000 - £30000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time


CK Group are recruiting for a Development Chemist to join a chemical manufacturing company at their site based in on a permanent basis.

The Company:
Our client is a manufacturer of specialist industrial lubricants, exporting to over 90 countries worldwide.

Development Chemist Role:
Your main duties will be to:

  • Under the direction of the senior chemist, formulate and develop new blended products, improve existing products
  • Create documentation and SAP records for new products
  • Prepare technical reports and presentations as required
  • Liaise with Quality Control re problems with samples, batch monitoring and creation of QC specification for new products, including Safety Data Sheets
  • Work with Production on the manufacture of new products and assist with other products as required
  • Work with other departments such as Commercial and Marketing as required
  • Keep up with developments in the lubricants market
  • Ensure your workstation, the communal workspaces and facilities are always kept clean and tidy
  • Abide by all Health and Safety procedures and company operating procedures in your day to day activities
  • Participate in training sessions as required
  • Any other duties commensurate with the level of this post as required by management

Your Background:

  • Ideally degree qualified in Chemistry
  • Ability to foster good working relationships with colleagues in all departments/functions at varying levels of seniority or experience
  • Be comfortable in a laboratory environment
  • Have good motivation and organization skills
  • Familiarity with product development methodologies - research, sample preparation, testing, review
  • Strong aspiration to acquire in depth lubricant chemistry and application knowledge

Apply:
For more information or to apply for this Development Chemist position, please contact Natalie Wood on 01246 457723 or email nwood@ckscience.co.uk, quoting job ref 50667.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.


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  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Natalie Wood
  • Phone: 01246 457700
  • Reference: 50667
  • Posted: 21st May 2021
  • Expires: 18th June 2021

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