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Take part in our Engineering Survey 2013

Are you an Engineer?  Please take part in our brief 2013 Engineering Survey.

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Shift Chemist – Teesside, UK

Barney Smith at CK Science is recruiting for a Shift Chemist to join a global inspection company to work in an analytical laboratory in Teesside.

Responsibilities:

The Shift Chemist role involves analytical testing of Oil, Gas and Chemicals using GC, GC-MS, AA, IC, UV, IR and wet chemistry. The role will also involve working on site, at heights and in confined spaces.

Qualifications:

As a Shift Chemist you must be qualified to minimum degree level in chemistry or related subject or possess equivalent industrial experience. A flexible approach to working will be required as you will be working around shipping itineraries.

The company:

The company are a global inspection company with offices worldwide.  The company culture is to promote from within so with flexibility on location there will be opportunities to progress your career.

Barney Smith - Manager at CK ScienceHow to apply:

Apply online:

For more information or to apply for these contact Barney Smith on 0191 384 8905 or email bsmith@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference DH24897 in all correspondence.

 

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GSK give a £12 million grant to the University of Nottingham

GlaxoSmithKline and the University of Nottingham are to collaborate together to establish a new laboratory to accommodate the Centre of Excellence for sustainable chemistry and to construct an innovative carbon neutral sustainable chemistry laboratory.

The GlaxoSmithKline Carbon Neutral Laboratory for Sustainable Chemistry will be based on the University’s Jubilee Campus and its construction is being supported by a £12m grant from GSK

The focus on sustainability will be reflected in the building itself, which will incorporate the latest technologies to allow it to be carbon-neutral over its lifetime

Sir Andrew Witty, CEO of GSK said: “The carbon neutral laboratory will help affirm the UK as a global hub for the future of the life-sciences industry

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Laboratory Technician – Central Belt of Scotland

Heather Deagle at CK Science is currently recruiting for a Laboratory Technician to join a large company at one of their sites in the Central Belt of Scotland.

The Job:

This Laboratory Technician job is an excellent opportunity to develop new skills and knowledge as well as gain experience in the laboratory environment.  This is a temporary role initially for 9-10 months and you will be responsible for conducting routine and non-routine sampling and testing such as XRF to BS standards.  The successful individual would have to work shifts and, if required, change shifts in order to provide cover.

Qualifications and skills:

The successful candidate for this Laboratory Technician role will have a good standard of written and numerical literacy with a minimum of 2 A Levels (including Chemistry) or similar. It would be desirable to have proven experience in sampling, physical testing, chemical analysis, calibration of laboratory equipment and general housekeeping of a laboratory. 

How to apply:

Apply online now:

For more information or to apply for this Laboratory Technician role, please contact Heather Deagle on 0191384 8905 or email hdeagle@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference DH24127 in all correspondence.

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Process Development Chemist – North West

Hannah Milward at CK Science is currently recruiting for a Process Development Chemist to join a chemical manufacturer who specialise in the application of novel enzymatic systems and flow technologies join their team for the duration of 3 months with the view to go permanent. This role is based in the North West

Qualifications:

To be considered for this Process Development Chemist position you will have a good degree/PhD or equivalent in science, have sound knowledge of organic chemistry and be familiar with HPLC, GC and NMR techniques.

How to apply:

Apply online now

For more information or to apply for this Process Development Chemist role please contact Hannah Milward on 0114 2839956 or email hmilward@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference SH23939 in all correspondence.

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Be the First to Apply! 4 New Chemical Industry Jobs based in the South, UK

Fuel Cell Technologist Job (Battery) – Oxfordshire, UK

Our client, an industry leading Battery / Fuel Cell organisation, are currently looking for a Fuel Cell Technologist to join their growing Research & Development Team based from their state-of-the-art facilities in Oxfordshire.

Working as a Fuel Cell Technologist, your responsibilities will include the preparation of electrodes; carrying out material and component characterisation; cell assembly and performing basic analytical, electrical and electrochemical measurements and data logging.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an organisation which is at the forefront of research into new age battery chemicals/technology. In return they offer an attractive salary and benefits package as well as excellent prospects for career progression.

To be considered for this role, you will have a degree in Chemistry, Physics or Material Science (or equivalent), with some electrochemical based experience gained within the field of batteries, fuel cells or a related chemical / materials / polymer sector.

For more information please contact Andrew Bolton at CK Science 01438 723 500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk.

 

Process Engineer Job  (Battery, Fuel Cell) – Oxfordshire, UK

Our client, an industry leading Battery / Fuel Cell organisation, are currently looking for a Process Engineer to join their growing Development & Production Teams based from their state-of-the-art facilities in Oxfordshire.

Working as a Process Engineer, your responsibilities will include scale up of laboratory processes onto pre-production level; process improvement of existing production methods and routines; development and design of newtools and tooling as well as working as a link between R&D, Production & Engineering during the implementation of all new processes.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an organisation which is at the forefront of research into new age battery chemicals/technology. In return they offer an attractive salary and benefits package as well as excellent prospects for career progression.

To be considered for this role, you will have a City & Guilds / NVQ / HNC / Degree in an Engineering discipline (or equivalent) and demonstrated experience in a Development Engineer and/or Process Engineer function including knowledge of scale up of processes gained within a Battery, Fuel Cell or related Chemical sector.

For more information please contact Andrew Bolton at CK Science 01438 723 500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk.

 

 

Procurement Engineer Job (Battery) – Oxfordshire, UK

Our client, an industry leading Battery / Fuel Cell organisation, are currently looking for a Procurement Engineer to join their growing Development & Production Teams based from their state-of-the-art facilities in Oxfordshire.

Working as a Procurement Engineer, your responsibilities will include the sourcing of raw materials & components for the organisation’s development and manufacturing of Battery Chemicals / Technology; management of suppliers including negotiation of unit/bulk prices; provide samples for performance and process compatibility evaluation as well as providing technical / procurement support to Senior Management (CTO, COO, CFO, CEO).

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an organisation which is at the forefront of research into new age battery chemicals/technology. In return they offer an attractive salary and benefits package as well as excellent prospects for career progression.

To be considered for this role, you will have a City & Guilds / NVQ / HNC / Degree in an Engineering discipline (or equivalent) and demonstrated experience in a Procurement Engineer function involved in sourcing materials gained within a related Chemical sector. Specific experience in a Battery and/or Fuel Cell industry would be advantageous, but it is not essential.

For more information please contact Andrew Bolton at CK Science 01438 723 500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk.

 

Material Scientist / Engineer Job – Cambridgeshire, UK

Our client, an industry leading Polymer & Materials Manufacturer, are currently looking for several Material Scientists / Engineers to join their growing Materials Qualification Team based from their state-of-the-art facilities in Cambridgeshire.

Working as a Material Scientist / Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting the Research & Development Team through the testing of a wide range of materials using chemical, physical and mechanical testing (e.g. Creep, Stress, Tensile, Climatic, Humidity, Compression). Your duties will also include vetting external specifications as well as completion of technical documentation during report of results.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an industry leader at the forefront of Polymer & Materials development. In return they offer an attractive salary and excellent benefits including bonus schemes, pension and private medical cover.

To be considered for this role, you will have a B-Tech / HNC / Degree in a Material Science / Engineering or Chemistry discipline (or equivalent) and demonstrated experience in a Materials Testing environment including knowledge of Mechanical and Chemical testing gained within a related Polymer, Chemical or Materials industry.

For more information please contact Andrew Bolton at CK Science 01438 723 500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk.

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Our Current Chemical Industry Jobs…

Analytical Chemist Job – London, UK

Our client, an industry leading Specialty Chemical organisation, are currently looking for an Analytical Chemist for a 12 month Fixed Term Contract to join their state of the art laboratories.

Working alongside a team of inorganic chemists you will be involved in analysis of precious metals and advanced materials. You will use analytical techniques including ICP/OES, AAS, GFASS, XRF, Fire Assay and more.

To be considered for this role, you will have a BSc in Chemistry/Analytical Chemistry or a related discipline (or equivalent). Previous experience in the area of inorganic analytical research or a chemical manufacturing  environment is ideal. Previous experience with techniques such as ICP/OES, AAS, GFASS, XRF and Fire Assay would be advantageous.

For more information, please contact Reena Dhana at CK Science on 01438 723 500 or email rdhana@ckscience.co.uk.

Physicist Job – Liquid Crystal, Southampton

Our client in the world’s leading Chemical Manufacturer and they are currently looking for a Lead Physicist for a 2 year fixed contract to join their Research team based in Southampton.

Your responsibilities will include:

– Conducting research, development and testing duties within various specialist chemical research projects to meet the project objectives.

– Working with the Liquid Crystal research team, you will be part of a multi-disciplinary team including chemists and physicists to enable improved materials top be designed and synthesised.

– Designing Liquid Crystals Mixtures.

To be considered for this role you will have:

– A PhD in Physics or related discipline or equivalent.

– Previous experience with LC (Liquid Crystal) Display modes is essential.

– Previous experience of Liquid Crystal research would be ideal.

For more information, please contact Reena Dhana at CK Science on 01438 723 500 or email rdhana@ckscience.co.uk.

Material Scientist Job – Organic Photovoltaics – Hampshire, UK

Our client, an industry leading Chemical Manufacturer, are currently looking for a Material Scientist to join their Organic Materials division based from their state-of-the-art facilities in Hampshire.

Working as a Material Scientist, you will be involved in working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, with a focus on evaluation and selection of materials for use in Liquid Crystal or Organic Electronic applications (e.g. electronic displays).

Your duties will include conducting materials development, evaluation and selection studies; carrying out organic semiconductor device fabrication & characterisation as well as performing performance and application testing of materials, formulations and devices for Organic Photovoltaic applications.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a global leader in specialist Chemical Manufacturing, which in return offers an attractive salary and benefits package.

To be considered for this role, you will have a degree / MSc / PhD in Material Science, Physics or a related discipline (or equivalent) and demonstrated research based experience in the field of organic photovoltaics devices and materials gained within a Chemical, Technology or related industry. Programming skills using C++, Labview or Access/SQL would be advantageous, but are not essential.

For more information, please contact Andrew Bolton at 01438 723 500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk.

Organic Chemist Job – Organic Electronic, Hampshire, UK

Our client, an industry leading Chemical Manufacturer, are currently looking for an Organic Chemist to join their specialist Organic Electronic Research Team, based from their state-of-the-art facilities in Hampshire.

Working as an Organic Chemist, you will be involved in working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, with a core focus on the formulation and application development of the organisation’s innovative organic electronic chemicals.

Your duties will include preparing and evaluating new polymer & semiconductor formulations; conducting electronic and physical experiments as well as carrying out application testing for a range of organic electronic / dielectric material applications (e.g. display technology).

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a global leader in the field of specialist Chemical Manufacturing, which in return offers an attractive salary and benefits package.

To be considered for this role, you will have a degree / MSc / PhD in Organic Chemistry, Physics or a relevant discipline (or equivalent) and demonstrated research based experience in the field of Organic Chemist for polymer and/or semiconductor materials gained in Academia or Industry.

For more information, please contact Andrew Bolton at 01438 723 500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk.

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Chemical/Process Engineer based in East Midlands, UK

Our client, an independent waste management company, is currently seeking to recruit a Chemical/Process Engineer to work at their East Midlands site on a permanent basis.Working as an experienced and hands-on Chemical Engineer/Process Manager, you will be responsible for leading, managing and developing teams across 3 processes.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level, or equivalent, in Chemical Engineering and will have experience of managing industrial plants and processes. Waste management experience is an advantage but not essential. Candidates must be eligible to work in the EEA.

If you would like more information about this role, please contact Philippa Robertson on 0114 2839956 or email probertson@ckscience.co.uk quoting reference SH18812 in all correspondence. Alternatively, to apply, please click here.

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Chemical/Process Engineer based in East Midlands, UK

Our client, an independent waste management company, is currently seeking to recruit a Chemical/Process Engineer to work at their East Midlands site on a permanent basis.Working as an experienced and hands-on Chemical Engineer/Process Manager, you will be responsible for leading, managing and developing teams across 3 processes.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level, or equivalent, in Chemical Engineering and will have experience of managing industrial plants and processes. Waste management experience is an advantage but not essential. Candidates must be eligible to work in the EEA.

If you would like more information about this role, please contact Philippa Robertson on 0114 2839956 or email probertson@ckscience.co.uk quoting reference SH18812 in all correspondence. Alternatively, to apply, please click here.

CK Science is the largest independent scientific recruitment company in the UK. Our team of specialist recruiters and career consultants are here to help you achieve your career ambitions within the scientific industry. In addition to the above CV writing tips, we can actively offer you scientific careers advice, assistance with your interview preparation and up-to-date information about the scientific industry.

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