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Site Chemist

Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire   •  £0 - £30000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time

CK Group are recruiting for a Shift Site Chemist to join a hazardous waste management company based at their site in Staffordshire, on a full time, permanent basis for a salary of £30,000 or higher depending on experience.

Please note that this is a shift role involving nights and working in the outdoors, not in a laboratory.

As a Site Chemist, you will be responsible in bringing value to the business by accepting and inspecting all incoming assignments of Hazardous and Non-Hazardous Waste by following the relevant regulations and site procedures. This is a shift-based role working 40 hpw with the morning shift from 6am-3pm, the afternoon shift from 1pm-10pm and night shift from 10pm-6am. The night shift carries a 25% salary increase.

The site is based in Staffordshire and is commutable by Stoke on Trent, Stafford, Newcastle under Lyme and Uttoxeter

As a Site Chemist, the main purpose of your role will be:

  • Ensuring all incoming consignments of wastes have appropriate paperwork
  • Responsible for the completion of waste safety checks to allow acceptance to site, storage safety and processing and/or onwards transfer.
  • Responsible for the completion of regular sampling of received waste to then further supply to internal laboratory for analysis.
  • Ensuring waste is routed such that costs are minimised whilst maintaining legality and compliance.
  • Waste acceptance is recorded using the SAP system.
  • Ensuring all waste is labelled correctly with all relevant information.
  • Processing of waste as required ? to include bulking, sorting, segregating, listing and re-packing of wastes.
  • Provide technical support to other members of staff on site.
  • Complete relevant outgoing paperwork.

As a Site Chemist, you will have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Degree Level or HNC Qualification in Chemistry or a similar related field.
  • Experience of the Waste Industry is desirable.
  • SAP experience is desirable.
  • Competent Microsoft Office user, in particular Excel.
  • Willingness to work in outdoor conditions in a hazardous chemical environment undertaking a manual/hands on approach.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 55359 in all correspondence.

You must have the right to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Reference: 55359
  • Posted: 24th May 2023
  • Expires: 21st June 2023

CK Group

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