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CK Group
£28000 - £34000 per annum
Closing date
26 Jul 2024

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Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

CK Group are recruiting for a Chemist to join a chemicals manufacturing company at their site based in near Harrogate, on a full time, permanent basis.

The Company:

Our client is a leader in specialty materials operating in a number of countries worldwide. Their designed materials and innovations are used in daily life: vehicles, cosmetics, aeronautics, packaging, electrics and sporting goods.The company offers a salary in the region of £28,000 to £34,000 pa depending on experience as well as a range of benefits.


The Chemist will be based at the company's site near Harrogate and is commutable from surrounding areas including Knaresborough, Leeds, York, Wetherby, Tadcaster.

Chemist Role:

Your main duties will be:
  • Execution of planned projects within the R&D programme, setting timelines, delivering, and reporting results in a timely manner.
  • Process scale-up and transfer from R&D to manufacturing operations, both internal and external.
  • Developing and evaluating new synthetic chemistry procedures and manufacturing processes.
  • Running routine analytical tests.
  • Providing support for internal and external manufacturing operations.

Your Background:

The ideal candidate for this role will have the following skills and experience:
  • Educated to degree level in Chemistry / Science / Materials or related field.
  • Experience of Organic Synthesis.
  • Working knowledge of organic chemistry.


It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 103744 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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