Research Scientist

Location
Rushden
Salary
£20000 to £25000 per annum
Posted
21 Aug 2018
Closes
18 Sep 2018
Ref
J562697
Contact
Edward McNulty
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Research Scientist to join a leading company based in the Rushden area. As the Research Scientist you will be involved with providing laboratory support for other analytical staff, develop and continue to implement systems to ensure quality and regulatory compliance is maintained.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Your duties as the Research Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Testing exposure of chemicals to environment from water soil and sediments and taking routine samples from experiments.

2. Ordering and receiving of reagents and consumables, keeping database of orders up to date, including stock taking.

3. Equipment checking, calibration and maintenance, on both a daily and monthly basis. This may include cleaning, replacing buffers, disposing of waste.

4. Using Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) to track samples throughout the extraction process

5. You will also have a number of office based duties.

ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

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

1. Relevant degree in Chemistry, Pharmaceuticals or Life sciences

2. Strong level of maths needed to complete calculations.

Key Words: Research Scientist, Laboratory Technician, GMP, Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical, Chemistry

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We 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 recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.