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Paint Chemist

Employer
Science Solutions Recruitment
Location
Greater Manchester
Salary
£25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Closing date
28 Apr 2023

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Sector
Polymers
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Details



We are currently recruiting for a Chemist to join a leading coatings manufacturer based in Greater Manchester. As a Chemist, you will develop new coatings formulations, and re-formulate existing products to improve performance and reduce costs.

To be considered for this role, you will have a BSc in Chemistry or a related field, and ideally have previous experience in formulating surface coatings, preferably paints.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Formulation of a wide range of decorative coatings, and small-scale coatings manufacture
  • To undertake colour matching, value engineering, and undertake physical/chemical resistance testing of a wide range of coatings
  • Maintain a clean and safe laboratory through daily housekeeping and adherence to 5S practices
  • Investigate and formulate solutions to problems in production, the laboratory and the field, making recommendations to internal members of staff


Knowledge and Experience:
  • Hold a BSc in Chemistry or a related field
  • Knowledge of surface coatings, including formulation and application would be preferred but not essential
  • Strong practical laboratory skills, including physical testing methods including viscosity testing

Company

Science Solutions is a best in class recruitment consultancy, working solely with, and within, the scientific and technical industry sectors. Each of our consultants is an expert in a niche scientific market area, ensuring that we have the understanding and ability to represent you and your experience in the most effective way possible within the job market.

Company info
Website
Telephone
01925 377815
Location
Suite C,
Chadwick House,
Birchwood Business Park,
Warrington
Cheshire
WA3 6AE
GB

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