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Stock Control Chemist

CK Group
Closing date
28 May 2023

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Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

CK Group are recruiting for a Stock Control Chemist to join an environmental and waste management company based in Brownhills, Walsall on a permanent basis.

The Company:

Our client is an established and leading company in hazardous and non-hazardous waste management in the West Midlands. They hold ISO14001 accreditation for environmental efficiency and sustainability, in addition to ISO9001 and ISO45001 accreditations.


The working hours will be 08:00-17:00, 40 hours per week.

This Stock Control Chemist role is located in Greater Birmingham in the West Midlands, easily commutable from Walsall, Stafford, Lichfield, and surrounding areas.

Stock Control Chemist Role:

The objective of the role is to maintain stock levels of accepted waste at the facility.
Your main duties will be to:
. Ensure waste is appropriately stored in accordance to the relevant guidelines for each type of waste.
. Sampling and supplying accepted waste to internal labs for further analysis or confirm suitability for acceptance.
. Provide outgoing disposal lists of material.
. Liaise with suppliers and achieve best disposal rates and maximize profitability.
. Liaise with the logistics team to maximise utilization of transport fleet.
. Support the Stock Control Manager.
. Ensure accompanying paperwork is correctly completed.
. Ensure compliance with ADR.
. Cover the duties of the Stock Control Administrator when necessary.

Your Background:

The ideal candidate for this role will have:
. HNC or Degree level qualification in Chemistry or a related field.
. Experience in the hazardous waste sector.
. Knowledge of hazardous waste regulations and the Heath & Work Act 1974, The Management of Health and Safety at Work regulations 1999.
. Experience working to HSG51 and HSG 71 storage specifications.
. Excellent attention to detail.


You will be entitled to 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays), a pension scheme, life assurance and a cycle to work scheme.


It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 55472 in all correspondence.


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

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