Process Chemist

CK Group
£0 - £40000 per annum
Closing date
1 Sep 2022

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Process Chemistry
Contract Type
Full Time
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Job Details

CK Group is recruiting for a Process Chemist based in Birmingham, this is a full-time permanent role with a competitive salary starting at £40,000 per annum (dependant on experience).

The company:
Our client is a leading global materials and chemicals manufacturing company offering their service to a wide variety of industries around the globe.

The site is based in Oldbury and is commutable from Birmingham, Coventry and Leamington Spa

Your duties and responsibilities will involve:
  • Lead new product development, formulation scale up and industrial process development of Surfactants for use in the Oil & Gas industry including development of synthetic routes.
  • Take a technical lead for Oil & Gas industrial process improvement on new products and technologies.
  • Work along side the quality control team to ensure product quality and consistency.
  • Implement and enforce Environment and Health & Safety guidelines (EHS)
  • Work with customers to address complaints and product quality.

Your Background:
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:
  • Educated to BSc or higher in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or similar disciplines.
  • At least 5 years of experience of chemical synthesis, process development and manufacturing in an industrial setting.
  • Strong analytical background, including experience with NMR, HPLC, GC-MS, IR and other techniques.
  • Excellent communications skills and ability to work fully independently.
  • Experience in oilfield chemical production, surfactants or polymer synthesis is especially desirable.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 54183 in all correspondence.


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

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  • CK Science is the leading independent scientific recruitment consultancy.
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  • 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.

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+44 (0)1246 457700
CK Group
Westwick House
The Bridge Business Centre
Beresford Way
S41 9FG

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