QC Chemist required - Stoke
Title QC Shift Chemist / QC / Analytical Chemist
Location Stoke Salary £27,000
Our client is a worldwide leader in the supply of speciality chemical products to a variety of industries. They are acknowledged for their technical strength and cutting edge manufacturing techniques. They are seeking to further strengthen their technical delivery by recruiting a dedicated QC Chemist to join their existing team. The role would suit an experienced Chemist with a strong analytical background and who is used to working in a fast paced manufacturing environment
This is a shift based role: 4 shift system as follows: (10 - 6, 6 - 2, 2 - 10, and 10 - 6) Mon - Friday and Tuesday - Saturday.
Role / Description
Laboratory analysis using a full range of test methods of samples for the production process, including manufactured product, filling, flushing and bulk samples - FTIR, Viscosity, ICP, Titrations, GC and HPLC
Advising of required formulation adjustments for non-conforming products.
Advising adjustments required to improve first time pass rates.
Advising on line flushing requirements and quantities for vessels, filling lines and bulk loading equipment.
Product rework (sampling, testing and deciding if product is usable to be re-blended.
Control of bulk raw material intake
Follow 5s, Kaizen and JIT practices and procedures
When required assistance for production and R&D Department
Degree in Chemistry preferred
Previous analytical QC experience gained in manufacturing
Attention to detail
Experienced of fast paced environment
This is a shift based role: 4 shift system as follows: (10 - 6, 6 - 2, 2 - 10, and 10 - 6) Mon - Friday and Tuesday - Saturday - flexibility required around working hours
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 which 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.
If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Alison on 0161 868 2216
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.srg.co.uk to view our other vacancies
Keywords: QC, Analytical Chemist
The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. SRG is a trading name of Science Recruitment Group Ltd an Employment Business/Agency.
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