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Laboratory Chemist / Laboratory Scientist (Chemical Engineer)

Job Summary

  • Location Southampton, Hampshire
  • Salary £21400 - £34200 per annum + 25 days holiday + BH, pension, etc...
  • Contract Type Permanent
  • Sector Technical & Engineering
  • Date Posted 24 August 2023
  • Ref 5749_1692892353

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Job Description

Laboratory Scientist

Tell me more!

We are looking for an experienced Laboratory Scientist to join our client specialising in the Process Safety of Chemical Reactions and Chemical Hazards - an exciting and critical industry to be part of!

We seek an enthusiastic, motivated individual to input their expertise to further support the company. Using your expertise, you will be leading Chemical Projects and organising these accordingly. You will be working with equipment such as Pressure Vessels, Fume Cupboards and Electrical Equipment to ensure Projects are completed on time and on budget.

What will I be doing?

As a Laboratory Scientist, you will be responsible for supporting all team members within the environment, conducting advanced laboratory tests, dealing with clients when required and providing excellent service, problem solving, equipment maintenance and the support/training of Junior members. You must ensure the Laboratory and the workers are adhering to all Health & Safety requirements, including the understanding of COSHH.

What do I need?

  • A Chemical Engineering degree is required. (Biomedical/Forensic type degrees are not enough.)
  • A minimum of 3 years relevant experience is required.
  • COSHH Health & Safety understanding is necessary.
  • Great people management/leadership skills. (You won't be a direct manger but will be leading others from time to time).
  • Organisational and administrative skills are a must.
  • A positive and forward-thinking attitude and mindset.

The Package: This role is paying up to £34.2k p/a. Additional benefits include: 25 Days annual leave, Buy/Sell holiday scheme, Life Assurance, Pension Scheme (Up to 10%), Internal training/Development and much more…

We want to hear from: Motivated individuals with a can-do attitude. Quick decision making and problem solving. A strong background in the Chemical Industry is needed.

If this sounds like you, please hit 'Apply Now' to send your CV to us. If you wish to discuss the role in further detail, please call the Havant office and ask for Lewis.

FPR Group are a Recruitment Agency acting on behalf of our client.

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Lewis Harrison

Lewis Harrison

I work in the Technical and Engineering team. I am continually adding to my fast-growing knowledge in this field, I thrive on speaking to people every single day, learning more about them and getting

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