Site Chemist

Search Consultancy
27 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A leading authority on the management of hazardous and non-hazardous waste, are increasing the headcount of their on-site laboratory with a requirement for at least one Chemist to join their team. This opportunity comes with a market-leading salary and benefits package. Coupled with this they offer a great path for career advancement with sites across the UK.

The role is to efficiently receive & process incoming waste, this will involve testing the waste for its chemical content; this will include physical and wet chemistry analysis. Typical tests will involve testing the pH and Chlorine levels.
Once the waste has been processed it must be dispatched through a hazardous waste facility.
Paramount to the role is that waste is assessed and handled in an approved manner. Ensuring Health, Safety and Environmental compliance are met.

The role will involve working in all weather conditions, so candidates must enjoy working outdoors.

The Requirements:

Minimum requirements are a HNC Chemistry qualification.

IOSH or other safety qualifications would be highly desirable.

Experience working as a Chemist or Site Chemist in the Chemical sector

must have knowledge of storing and disposing of hazardous waste or chemicals

Full, clean UK valid driving license.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove that they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Search Scientific, part of Search Consultancy is an Employment Business/Agency.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

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