Senior QC Analyst/Chemist - Fuels

Job Title: Senior QC Analyst/Chemist - Fuels
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester, Cheshire
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum
Reference: J905656_1593701523
Contact Name: Tom Hammond
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 02, 2020 15:52

Job Description

Senior QC Analyst/Chemist - Fuels

Location: Cheshire/ Chester area

Type: Permanent

Salary: £30,000 CIRCA (DOE could pay more or less)

Company Benefits: Company bonus (company performance based anything upto 30%); two company pension options (5/5% or 10/15%), death in service, 25 days holiday plus BH (rises each year) and private healthcare too.

Our Client, a Global - well known Chemical company are looking to appoint an experienced Fuels Chemist who will work as a vital part of the QC and QC Management team at their modern facility. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants career progression and with a clear career path mapped out; this role will eventually lead into a Management title/role.

The Role:

  • Running HPLC, GC and IC following methodology provided, troubleshooting issues that arise
  • Performing wet chemistry techniques, including titrations, FP, pH, KF, KV and density
  • Carrying out TGA analysis as part of Quality testing
  • Recording and reporting data within the quality system- completing documents and spreadsheets accurately and in full
  • Reporting results in a timely fashion under direction and priority
  • Performing analytical investigations and tests to meet research and customer needs
  • Having responsibility for maintenance and upkeep of analytical equipment
  • Approving and rejecting raw materials
  • Taking part in audits for ISO-9001, GMP and customers as required
  • Corresponding with the plant and providing support when needed
  • Using AX to report testing results and order consumables etc.

The Person:

  • The ideal candidate will hold a Degree in a relevant Chemistry based discipline
  • Will come from a Chemical/ ideally Fuels testing background
  • GC and HPLC experience is essential
  • Wet chemistry and physical chemistry experience is essential (titrations, KF, PH, Density etc)
  • We are looking for candidates with really strong leadership and interpersonal skills, this role will involve communicating with senior stakeholders of the company and will involve a lot of maturity in terms of assisting with the audit process; therefore it is really important that this candidate has some experience in communicating across different platforms/ departments or a willingness to learn this.
  • We are looking for people with prior training, supervisory/coaching experience in a testing GMP accredited lab; again in an Chemical/ Fuels testing lab.

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