This job has expired

Field Chemist

CK Group
Closing date
4 Nov 2021

View more

Salary Band
Contract Type
Full Time
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

CK Group are recruiting for a Field Chemist on behalf of a leading provider of support services to the oil industry, based out of their site in Aberdeen, on a permanent basis.
The role will involve working offshore on an ad-hoc basis, and the salary will be supplemented by a daily off-shore allowance.

You will be responsible for;
- Carrying out production chemistry trips offshore.
- Sampling, sample preparation and analysis.
- Producing on-site documentation on behalf of the client.
- Establishing key laboratory techniques and understanding relevant to Oil in Water and Scale Squeeze trips.
- Undertaking Oil in Water sampling and analysis, including calibrations.
- Undertaking basic sediment & water (BS&W) and density and chloride (Mohr titration) analyses.
- Carrying out field service equipment checks.

You will also carry out support roles including:
- Production and integrity assurance / microbiological offshore trips (micro surveys / dissolved 02 surveys).
- Providing lab support to microbiology and production chemistry.
- Collection of potable water and diesel samples.

To be considered for the position you should have the following skills and experience;
- Degree (or equivalent) in a relevant chemistry based subject.
- Experience of using a range of analytical techniques.
- Safety conscious approach to work.
- Flexible approach to working hours.

Previous experience of working in a commercial laboratory would be highly beneficial for this position, although not essential as full training will be provided.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global organisation with a commitment to staff development. The company provide recognised training and structured progression pathways.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Sarah Farrow on 0191 3706486 or email

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


Find the career you always dreamed of

We are the CK Group, the UK’s specialist in scientific, clinical and technical recruitment.

We have 4 brands:  

  • CK Science is the leading independent scientific recruitment consultancy.
  • CK Clinical is an established leader in the clinical research and drug development sectors
  • CK Technical specialises in jobs for Engineers and IT professionals
  • CK QLS finds roles for high calibre professionals working in the science and technology sectors in Switzerland.

Over the last 28 years we have found jobs for thousands of high calibre scientists in the scientific, chemical, waste, biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. By working with us to find your next job, you will get access to the best scientific vacancies in the UK, Europe and the rest of the world.

We are proud to be working with 18 out of the world’s top 20 scientific organisations.

We can help you find your dream job.

Find Us
+44 (0)1246 457700
CK Group
Westwick House
The Bridge Business Centre
Beresford Way
S41 9FG
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert