Analytical Chemist – Staffordshire

Hannah Milward at CK Science is recruiting for an Analytical Chemist to work with a Global manufacturer of liquid chemicals and their site in Staffordshire.



As Analytical Chemist the main purpose of your role will be to provide a quality control service to the business covering existing and new raw materials, finished products and environmental systems.

  • Further responsibilities of this Analytical Chemist position:
  • Analysing and controlling status of all raw materials, finished goods, wastes and returned materials and entering data into SAP and other IT systems.
  • Calibration of analytical equipment.
  • Issuing Certificates of Analysis.
  • Documenting non-conformities on supplier deliveries.
  • Maintaining sample retention system.
  • Ensuring appropriate quality records are kept and maintained.
  • Maintaining process laboratories including analytical equipment and supplies.
  • Assisting in training of process operators to ensure their competence in using analytical equipment and carrying out analytical testing.
  • A proactive approach to monitoring and reporting on product quality and playing an active role in resolving any quality issues arising.
  • To take a leading role in PDR meetings
  • Analysis of new raw material sources for existing products.
  • To support continuous improvement activities, root cause analysis and troubleshooting.
  • Prepare and pack samples for customer evaluation.



As Analytical Chemist, you will have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Minimum A level chemistry with higher qualification (HNC, HND or NVQ equivalent) preferable.
  • Experience working in a laboratory environment within the chemical or related industry
  • Internal QHSE Auditor
  • IOSH Trained – NVQ Level 2


Hannah Milward - Recruiter at CK ScienceHow to apply:

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For more information or to apply for this role please contact Hannah Milward on 0114 283 9956 or email  Please quote reference SH26774 in all correspondence.



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