Our Latest Science Jobs in the UK and Ireland – 03/09/12

Here is a list of our latest science jobs in the UK. Click on the links below to find out more and be the first to apply!


Shift Technician – West Yorkshire


Protein Scientist – Central Belt

Market Support Technician – Central Belt

Laboratory Analyst in Irvine

North West:

Quality Control Technician – Pigments & Dyes

Scientist Project Leader – Flintshire


Analytical Chemist – Environmental Hampshire

London and surrounding counties:

Interim Qualified Person, QP – Surrey

Laboratory Analyst – Herts

Polymer Chemist – Material Testing, North London

Laboratory Analyst – Berkshire

Polymer Chemist – Material Testing, North London

Senior Chemist – Coatings, Paints, Polymer, London

Pharmaceutical Export Sales Manager – London


Senior Injection Moulding Engineer

Senior Technical Writer – Ireland

Senior Process Engineer – Ireland

Senior Technical Writer – Ireland

Automation Engineer, Med. Devices, County Limerick

North East:

Lab Manager in Teesside

Proof Reader in Barnard Castle


Chemical Process Engineer – Materials, Oxfordshire

Microbiologist – Pharmaceutical – Cambridgeshire

Synthetic Chemist – Polymer, Cambridgeshire

Microbiologist – Food Science, Oxfordshire


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Senior Chemist (Coatings, Paints) – Greater London

Andrew Bolton at CK Science is currently recruiting for a Senior Chemist to join an international chemical manufacturer to be based at their site in Greater London on a full time, permanent basis.


As a Senior Chemist, you will be joining a growing team specialising in the development of coatings & paints for use in industrial applications. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Project management of formulation & development studies surrounding new & existing coating technologies.
  • Carrying out blue sky concept generation.
  • Performing application & analytical testing using physical & chemical techniques.
  • Working closely with manufacturing teams during scale up of products.


The ideal candidate for this Senior Chemist role will have the following qualifications, skills & experience:

  • A qualification in Chemistry, Polymer Science or a related discipline (or equivalent).
  • Demonstrated experience surrounding the development of coatings, paints, emulsions or relevant chemical products (e.g. inks, polymers, fine chemicals).
  • Specific experience of UV Coatings would be advantageous, but it is not essential.


As a Senior Chemist, you will be joining an industry leading Chemical Manufacturer at an exciting time of growth within the company. In return they offer a salary of £26,000 – £30,000, coupled with excellent benefits.

Andrew Bolton - Senior Consultant at CK Science

How to apply:

Apply online now:

For more information or to apply to the role of Senior Chemist, please contact Andrew Bolton at CK Science on 01438 723500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference ST24381 in all correspondence.

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Our Latest Science Jobs in the UK – 28th of May 2012

Here is a list of our latest science jobs in the UK. Click on the links below to find out more and be the first to apply!

South of the UK

Regulatory Affairs Assistant – Medical Device

Microbiologist – Water, London

Laboratory Manager – Blood, Diagnostics

QC Laboratory Assistant, Chemical – London

Laboratory Assistant – Cambridge

Senior Chemist – Coatings, Paints, Greater London

Chemist – Leather, Materials, Somerset

Mechanical Design Engineer – Cambridgeshire

Sales Manager – Instrumentation, Cambridge

Field Sales Executive – Hazardous Waste Management

Aseptic Specialist – Sussex

Microbiology Laboratory Manager – Somerset

Laboratory Technician – GMP, Diagnostic, Suffolk

Laboratory Techician – Food, Herts


Group Leader (Analytical)

Sales Manager – Chemical, Electronics, UK, Ireland


Customer Communications Coordinator

Temporary Site QA Lead – W, Midlands

Temporary Calibration Engineer – W,Yorkshire

Process Chemist – Manufacturing Cleaning Chemicals

Shift Process Technician – Insulation, East Mids

North West:

Laboratory Technician – Environmental, Manchester

Process Technologist – Metallurgist, North West

Shift Quality Control Technician – Pigments & Dyes

North East:

Process Engineer – Pharmaceutical

Laboratory Analyst – Oil & Gas

Laboratory Analyst – Northumberland

R&D Technician – North East England

QA Validation Engineer


Microbiologist – Irvine

Automation Engineer – North Scotland

Engineering Projects Manager – Pharmaceutical


Development Scientist-Cell Therapy/Instrumentation

Development Scientist – Cell Therapy

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Technical Manager based in the North-Mid Wales/ North West of England Area

Our client, a key player within the Chemical Sector, are currently looking for a Technical Manager to join their team based in the North-Mid Wales/North West of England area.Technical Manager will lead the technical department ensuring it effectively and efficiently meets the current and future needs of the business.

The roles and responsibilities of this Technical Manager position will include:

  • Leading and managing the Technical and Laboratory Functions.
  • Ensuring efficient management systems, working practices and reporting systems are in place.
  • To reorganise the department into a flexible, efficient resource that meets the varying technical needs of the business – today and tomorrow.
  • Clarify the roles and responsibilities within the Technical Department and introduce management by objectives, appraisals and similar techniques to monitor and manage performance and outputs.
  •  Keep abreast of legislative and technology changes and manage the threats and / or opportunities they bring.
  • Establish first class housekeeping, health and safety, MSDS management and similar laboratory procedures.

The ideal candidate for this Technical Manager position will possess an HNC qualification in chemistry or degree in chemistry (or equivalent). Previous experience of working with formulations/ coatings/ paints in a laboratory environment is essential and the candidate will be expected to possess excellent communication, problem solving, leadership, planning and organisation skills and be a good team player. A knowledge of industrial and marine coatings is also desirable but is not essential. Candidates must be eligible to work in the EEA.


How to Apply

To hear more or to apply for this Technical Manager role, please contact Victoria Walker on 0114 283 9956 vwalker@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference SH19409 in all correspondence.

Alternatively, click here to apply for this Technical Manager job now.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign.


About CK Science

CK Science is the largest independent scientific recruitment company in the UK. Our team of specialist recruiters are here to help you achieve your career ambitions within the scientific industry. We actively offer you careers advice, help with writing your CV, assistance with interview preparation and up-to-date information about the industry. We pride ourselves on providing an honest, straight-forward and trustworthy service to both our clients and candidates.

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