Development Chemist

CK Group
Circa £20,000 - £25,000 DOE
28 Jan 2021
25 Feb 2021
Victoria Walker
Contract Type
Full Time
CK Group are recruiting for a Development Chemist to join an inks manufacturing company based near Grantham, on a full time, permanent basis.

The Company:
Our client is an established inks manufacturer now looking for a Development Chemist to join their team. As a Development Chemist, the main purpose of your role will be to develop the company's range of both water-based and solvent-based inks. The company is looking to offer a salary in the region of circa £20,000 - £25,000 per annum, depending on experience.

This Development Chemist role is located at the company's site near Grantham. It is accessible by road from surrounding areas including Newark, Nottingham, Melton Mowbray etc.

Development Chemist Role:
You will be responsible for the following:
  • Formulation, mixing and blending of inks.
  • Development of other products as necessary (e.g. adhesives).
  • Analysis of said products.
  • Customer liaison.
  • Completion of development projects to deadlines.

Your Background:
The ideal candidate for this role will have the following skills and experience:
  • Proven industry experience in the formulation of inks or printable heat-adhesives.
  • Water-based technology experience.
  • Alternatively a degree or equivalent in chemistry incorporating a relevant placement year.
  • Attention to detail and ability to rapidly identify the salient factors when analysing results.
  • Sufficient technical skills and knowledge to ensure the suitability of the products for customers.
  • Driving license required as the site is not easy to reach via public transport.

For more information or to apply for this Development Chemist position, please contact Victoria Walker on 01246 457702 or email, quoting job reference 49723.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.

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