Temporary Synthetic Organic Chemist

Recruiter
Science Solutions Recruitment
Location
Alderley Edge
Salary
£11 - £14/hour
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Science Solutions are currently recruiting for an Research Chemist (Organic Synthetic Chemist) for a near immediate start on a 3 month temporary position for a client of ours in the Cheshire area, commutable from Warrington, Manchester, Stockport and surrounding areas.

The position is due to several new contracts, and although temporary, there may be further opportunities for extension or even permanent positions in the future.

* Lab based, synthetic organic chemistry position
* Skill set needs to cover general organic synthesis including air and moisture sensitive reactions, metal catalysed coupling, reaction work up and purification, interpretation of analysis, planning of experiments, write up and reporting
* Custom synthesis projects on 20 litre scale to FTE projects synthesising milligram scale compound libraries; in standard chemistry labs and high potency facility
* Ideally candidates with some experience (ideally industry, could be academic research)
* A three month contract which may have potential to extend or convert to permanent depending on work levels and candidate performance
* Small team, with an enthusiastic, friendly and fast-paced workplace
* As well as high quality labs our client has access to state of the art analytical services on site
* The site offers a canteen, coffee outlets, free parking