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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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Maintenance Engineer Job (Instrumentation , Semiconductor) – North East, UK

Our client provides consultancy services to the semiconductor industry. They require a Maintenance Engineer to join their team based in the North East of England.

 

Responsibilities:

As Maintenance Engineer, you will be responsible for a team of technicians providing installation, maintenance, repair and calibration services to the laboratory, cleanroom and on vendor sites. This will involve planning and scheduling work, staff training, client liaison and handling complaints and queries and heading continuous improvement initiatives.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

To be considered for this Maintenance Engineer position, you must be qualified to minimum HNC in an engineering discipline or possess equivalent industrial experience and have a proven track record in managing teams within R&D, pilot plant preferably within semiconductors or electronics. You must also hold a full UK driving license.

 

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For more information, or to apply for this Maintenance Engineer position, please contact Barney Smith at CK Science on 0191 384 8905 or email bsmith@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference DH20707 in all correspondence.

 

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Process Engineer Job (Development, Semiconductors) – North East, UK

Our client is a manufacturer of specialty electronics and semiconductors. They require a Process Engineer to head a team of technicians in a variety of projects based around semiconductor manufacture.

 

Key Responsibilities:

This Process Engineer position will involve heading process and manufacturing development on plant and within cleanrooms and laboratories to customer directives and specifications. You will also head continuous improvement initiatives and act as a consultant during transfer of processes to vendor sites.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

The ideal candidate for this Process Engineer position must be qualified to degree level in a science or engineering discipline or possess equivalent industrial experience and possess a proven track record in process development ideally within electronics or the semiconductor industry.

 

Apply Now:

For more information, or to apply for this Process Engineer role, please contact Barney Smith at CK Science on 0191 384 8905 or email bsmith@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference DH20708 in all correspondence.

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Maintenance Technician Job (Instrumentation) – North East, UK

Our client provides consultancy services and support for the printable electronics sector. They require a Maintenance Technician to join their team based in the North East, UK.

As a Maintenance Technician will be responsible for calibrating, maintaining, repair and installation of all capital equipment within the laboratory and clean room and also at vendor sites.

The ideal candidate for this Maintenance Technician role will be qualified to minimum BTEC Level 3 or equivalent in an engineering discipline or possess equivalent industrial experience and have a proven track record in maintenance of equipment within pilot plant or an R&D environment within the semiconductors. You must also have excellent communication skills as you will be dealing with customers face to face and hold a full UK driving licence.

 

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For more information, or to apply for this Maintenance Technician position, please contact Barney Smith at CK Science on 0191 384 8905 or email bsmith@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference DH20705 in all correspondence.

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New Materials Engineer job in Cambridgeshire

Our client is looking for a Materials Engineer to join their Research and Development facility within East Anglia. Joining an innovative research and development team surrounding material and colour display device development you will be undertaking research projects to develop an understanding of semi conductor materials and device physics to develop their new colour display technology.

This is an exciting opportunity to join their technology organisation working with unique display devices and developing ‘new science’, which in return offers an attractive salary and benefits package. To be considered for this role, you will have a degree in Materials Engineer, Physics (or a related subject) or equivalent experience and demonstrated experience of semiconductor materials including film processing and colour display technology. Experience working with plastic materials within technology development would be advantageous but not essential.

To hear more about this Materials Engineer role, please contact Andrew Bolton on  01438 723500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk, quoting reference ST19071 in all correspondence.

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If you are successful after the first round of screening, we will contact you within five working days. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential.

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