QC Analyst

Job Title: QC Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Widnes, Cheshire
Salary: £32000 - £32001 per annum
Start Date: April ideally
Reference: J912651_1646846123
Contact Name: Johnathan Miller
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 09, 2022 17:15

Job Description

QC Analyst



8.00am - 4.00pm Monday to Friday

Chemical Industry

A major Chemical company based in Widnes is looking to appoint a QC Analyst to their QC department on a permanent basis.


  • Perform testing on finished goods samples, in-process samples, wastewater samples, solid waste, and other miscellaneous samples in support on the site manufacturing operations.
  • Analysis of samples including receiving samples and identifying the appropriate test to be performed
  • Comfortable analyzing samples using various instruments including GC, HPLC and wet chemical analysis techniques as detailed in approved and validated test methods.
  • Perform routine maintenance on lab equipment and checking/ordering of lab supplies as assigned.
  • Properly report evaluation and reporting of analytical results in a reasonable amount of time is an integral part of the sample analysis process.
  • Develop new methods and techniques for both existing and new processes.
  • Carry out training of other staff where required.
  • Carry out where possible any fault-finding with instruments.
  • Ensure that all maintenance schedules are maintained with the various contract houses.
  • Work with Development Chemists on new processes.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum of a HNC in Chemistry
  • At least 2 years chemical manufacturing experience desired
  • Relevant experience of GC/HPLC and wet chemistry testing
  • Must be competent to work unsupervised on any technique.
  • Must be a good communicator and capable of dealing with people both on and off site.
  • Must demonstrate initiative.

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