Senior Analyst - GC

Job Title: Senior Analyst - GC
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester, Cheshire
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J907057_1612867191
Contact Name: Ben George
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 09, 2021 10:39

Job Description

Role: Senior Analyst - GC-MS

Location: Chester

Salary: Competitive

Russell Taylor Group has a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Analyst or experienced Analyst looking to step into a Senior Role to join a global testing company. This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing company who offer long term progress and career opportunities.


  • Preparing standards for calibration and quality checks
  • Undertaking analysis and reporting results within required timeframes
  • Assisting in instrument and method validation
  • Ensuring all analytical procedures comply with accredited methods
  • Ensuring adherence to good lab practice and housekeeping at all times
  • Instrument calibration, maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Maintenance of training records
  • Prioritising workloads to ensure work is completed in a timely manner
  • Ensuring a continual supply of lab consumables by monitoring stock levels and placing orders
  • Development and documentation of methods in conjunction with senior analytical staff
  • Following health and safety procedures
  • Ad hoc duties as required


  • Degree qualification in Chemistry or Maths preferable
  • A 'levels in Chemistry and other science and maths subjects
  • Experience within a commercial analytical laboratory would be advantageous
  • Experience of using GC-MS techniques
  • Alternative qualifications will be considered depending on relevant equivalent experience
  • A highly motivated and organised individual, who is a team player
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and adhere to deadlines
  • Positive attitude with a keen work ethos

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