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Formulation Development Chemist

Kettering, Northamptonshire
£25,000 to £30,000
Job Type
20 Sep 2022

Are you an experienced Formulation Development Chemist who is looking to propel your career with a forward thinking chemical manufacturer? Based in Peterborough, our Senior Chemist is due to retire in the next few years - shadow and develop into their role. Is that person you? BASIC SALARY: Up to £30,000 dependant on your experience BENEFITS: 23 days leave + Bank Holidays - rising with service 4% pension Christmas shut down Discretionary bonus 3 x Death in service 8am-4pm Monday-Friday LOCATION: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Stamford, Oundle, Huntingdon, Corby, Yaxley, Thrapston, Uppingham, Bourne, Market Deeping, March, Grantham are some of the locations our current employees live. Why you should join us: A clearly defined career path into a Senior Chemist role for you Develop your chemical experience across a wide range of industries that we manufacture for Hire your own Junior Chemist that you can develop in the medium term JOB DESCRIPTION: Formulation Development Chemist - Chemist, Chemicals We are a sub contract chemical manufacturer who also offer packaging, labelling, safe storage and pilot trials. Our chemists play a vital role in overseeing production to ensure compliance with manufacturing standards to include GMP, ISO9001 and VMD. You will support the development and testing of new and existing formulations. You'll ensure product compliance with regulatory frameworks including the necessary product submissions and the inventory of our raw material on site in Peterborough. RESPONSIBILITIES: Formulation Development Chemist - Chemist, Chemicals To be able to deliver your formulation development projects on time you'll need to be able to: Provide technical support to manufacturing department for the scale up of formulations and support our customers including developing their user instructions and literature Maintain COSHH & other HSE required documentation Develop your test development methods to stay ahead of the curve Build on your knowledge of existing or future emerging technologies BACKGROUND: Formulation Development Chemist - Chemist, Chemicals Previously worked in the development of chemical formulations with a creative passion for developing new chemicals to client specifications Degree educated in Chemistry or an equivalent qualification - or be qualified by experience Understand laboratory H&S regulations for the safe handling of chemicals Be competent with standard chemistry laboratory equipment: HPLC, GC etc Be able communicate your scientific concepts accurately with clarity to people who are not Chemists THE COMPANY: We are a contract chemical manufacturing facility based in Peterborough servicing a variety of sectors to include Medical & Hygiene, Farming, Veterinary, Pet care, Automotive, Home & Garden, Industrial. It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets and worked with the following products and/or services: Laboratory Chemist, Chemist - HPLC, GC, chromatography, chemistry, quality control, QC, chemicals. INTERESTED? Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application. Please Note: Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the retained recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct. REF: JAC17009, Wallace Hind Selection

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  • Job Reference: 717074176-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Wallace Hind Selection
    Wallace Hind Selection
  • Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent