Production Chemist

CK Group
£20000 - £25000 per annum
Closing date
15 Feb 2023

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Contract Type
Full Time
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CK Group are currently recruiting for a Production Chemist to join a Leading quantum-dot and nanomaterial development organisation at their site in Cheshire on a full time, permanent basis.
This role offers a salary of £20,000-£25,000 DOE.

  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free parking
  • Life insurance
  • Referral programme
  • Wellness programme
  • Bonus scheme

The Role:
Working closely with the Manufacturing and Research teams alongside a small team of production chemists and production technicians, you will be expected to produce materials to meet the production plan; following procedures to meet operating requirements and quality constraints; optimise costs and following production protocols to meet agreed product specifications.

  • Safe handling of hazardous chemicals in significant quantities
  • Assist in drafting batch sheets and hazard assessments
  • Work to consistent batch production and elimination of variability
  • Carry out analysis, document results and identify any problems
  • Carry out regular cleaning, inspection and maintenance tasks
  • Synthesis of nanoparticle materials following existing protocols and using air-sensitive techniques
  • Perform routine characterisation of precursors, intermediates and final products including

In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:
  • Chemistry degree or equivalent
  • Good practical skills for handling larger quantities of hazardous chemicals
  • Good practical skills for operating manual and automated equipment
  • Excellent communication skills including IT literacy
  • Ability to work flexibly in a small team, with minimum supervision
  • Ability to plan and organise own work

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 54967 in all correspondence.


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The Bridge Business Centre
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