Senior Analytical Chemist

Recruiter
Millbank Holdings
Location
Warrington
Salary
£38000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
To define and deliver a variety of process, product and environmentally related analytical investigations in support of Chemical production, commercial and SHE requirements. To provide robust analytical and technical service expertise to production / environmental managers, technical service managers and external customers.
Critically assess measurements undertaken in the laboratory or on plant and take action to address anomalies to ensure business decisions are based on robust data.
Develop, trial and validate new analytical methods to resolve problems and improve the overall technical capability of the business.
Develop and sustain Analytical Science knowledge and use this knowledge to advise SHE, production and commercial managers to meet SHE, production and commercial objectives.
Coach, train and validate analytical and process staff in analytical techniques and methodology to improve their basic understanding and technical ability.
Maintain and calibrate more complex analytical instrumentation to ensure business decisions are based on robust data.

Carry out sampling and analysis on all environmental and Occupational Health samples.

Working knowledge of a wide range of analytical chemistry techniques with in depth expertise in at least one.
Project Management experience.
Experience of working on a COMAH sites.
The job holder has to ensure that all project work takes into account and manages these risks. When working on other sites, including those of customers, the job holder is often the person who has to access and manage any additional and unexpected hazards.

Person Specification:
Essential Qualifications:
MCERTS Level 2
Technical Endorsements 1-4
Chemistry HND
Full driving license