Production Chemist

  • Salary: £21,000 - £23,000 per annum DOE
  • REF Number: 00052263
  • Consultant: Sajra Hameed
  • Contact: 01246457712
  • Date Published: 22.11.2021
  • Sector: Chemicals
  • Location: Uttoxeter, UK Anywhere
  • Discipline: Analytical Chemistry

CK Group are recruiting for a Production Chemist to join a specialist company providing inspection, calibration and testing services based in Staffordshire on a permanent basis.

You will be joining a dedicated team of chemists and will be involvedin combining scientific and administrative competences to provide UKAS calibration gases and laboratory-based analytical/testing services to clients in the oil & gas industry worldwide.


  • 21,000 - £23,000 per annum (based on experience).


The Production chemist is based at the company's site in Staffordshire, easily commutable from Burton-on-Trent, Stafford, Stoke-on-Trent, Uttoxeter and Derby

Production Chemist Role:

Your main duties will involve:

  • Production of gravimetrically prepared calibration gases according to ISO 6142 and ISO 17034
  • Calibration and analysis of calibration gases and test samples
  • Keeping records of all information of practical relevance to the manufacture of gravimetrically prepared gas mixtures
  • Assisting the quality management with the continual development and improvement of the production quality system
  • Liaising with Laboratory manager to ensure safe and timely delivery of gases in the gas supply chain
  • Assisting with the regular maintenance and calibration of equipment used within the production facility.

Your Background:

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • GCSE mathematics and science as a minimum, A-levels would be preferredand of benefit.
  • Fork-lift truck licence would be advantageous.
  • A willingness to learn and continue to develop new skills.


  • Contributory company pension scheme.
  • Performance-based bonus scheme - after 12 months service.
  • Company bonus scheme - after 12 months service.
  • 25 days holiday plus statutory bank holidays.
  • Company sick pay scheme.


For more information or to apply for this Production Chemist position, please contact Sajra Hameed on 01246 457712 or email, quoting job ref 52263

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.

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