Lubricants Chemist

Location
Oxfordshire
Salary
Dependant on experience
Posted
23 Dec 2016
Closes
20 Jan 2017
Ref
J3334
Contact
Megan Rich
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Lubricants Chemist to join a leading company based in the Oxfordshire area. As the Chemist you will be responsible for providing laboratory and technical support to varying project teams.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Your duties as the Lubricants Chemist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as following:

1. Analysis of the organisation's product portfolio using spectroscopy and chromatography; testing candidate options in a broad set of performance tests.

2. Participate in project teams, present results and evaluate conclusions of results from projects. In addition to overseeing maintenance and operation of analytical equipment.

3. Liaise and collaborate with internal and external contacts in relation to projects; ensuring the analytical work and testing completed to high quality.

ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Lubricants Chemist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. You will be at least degree qualified in Chemistry or a related discipline e.g. Organic Chemistry, Process Chemistry or Analytical Chemistry

2. Clear industry experience working within a commercial chemistry laboratory and have a working knowledge of analytical chemistry techniques including chromatography and spectroscopy amongst others

3. Previous industrial laboratory experience within the petrochemical sector would be desirable but not essential.

Key Words: Chemistry / Laboratory / Petrochemical / Lubricants / Analytical / Materials / Research / Testing / Spectroscopy / Chromatography / Performance Testing

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer that is happy to welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors and is made up of a collaboration of scientists supporting science. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.