Development Chemist

Recruiter
CK Group
Location
Grantham
Salary
Circa £20,000 - £25,000 DOE
Posted
28 Jan 2021
Closes
25 Feb 2021
Ref
49723
Contact
Victoria Walker
Sector
Chemistry
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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.

Location:
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.

Apply:
For more information or to apply for this Development Chemist position, please contact Victoria Walker on 01246 457702 or email vwalker@ckgroup.co.uk, quoting job reference 49723.

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

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