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UV Chemist

Wetherby, West Yorkshire   •  £30000 - £40000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time

CK Group are recruiting for a UV Chemist to join a Coatings and Resins manufacturing company based in Yorkshire on a full time, permanent basis. This role is offering a salary up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience. The client is looking for candidates who have experience with UV curing.

The Company:
Our client is a leader in specialty materials operating over 55 countries worldwide. Their designed materials and innovations are used in daily life: vehicles, cosmetics, aeronautics, packaging, electrics and sporting goods.

Responsibilities of the UV Chemist:

  • Develop new resin technologies for the inks and coatings, adhesives, composites, and 3D printing markets.
  • Develop material and formulation technologies and testing methodologies
  • Plan and execute applicative testing of UV curable formulations used in UV curing applications.
  • Formulation analysis for UV curable applications including competitor analysis.

Qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Education: Masters or BSC in Chemistry, Science or related field.
  • UV curing experience - essential
  • Ideally experience in formulating industrial products, and photo-curing products would be preferable.
  • Competent in Microsoft Office software and have suitable IT skills.


  • 26.5 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Health care package
  • Pension - matched and doubled
  • Option to buy shares
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Funded training
  • Christmas Party

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 55435 in all correspondence.

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

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Reference: 55435
  • Posted: 25th May 2023
  • Expires: 22nd June 2023

CK Group

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