Chemist - Production Chemist

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    Pharmaceutical, Chemical, Organic Chemistry

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  • Salary:

    £20,000 - £28,000

  • Contact:

    Peter Rowland

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  • Published:

    almost 4 years ago

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We have a fantastic opportunity for a Chemistry graduate to join a growing Pharmaceutical in Oxfordshire.

Working in the GMP Process Development and Pilot Plant facility you will use variety of different equipment running multiple chemical synthesis processes for the scale-up and manufacture of APIs.

 Duties include:

  • Operate pilot plant reactors and equipment ensuring high standards of safety, housekeeping, hygiene and quality are maintained.
  • Carry all work to GMP standards.
  • Run routine maintenance and validation to reaction vessels and other equipment to ensure chemical production is carried out to project schedules.
  • Ensure that written instruction/directions are followed correctly.
  • Report any irregularities so that corrective actions can be planned and implemented.
  • Promptly and accurately complete documents as directed and record all irregularities. 
  • Support environmental monitoring and report/record information.


Ideal candidates will be degree qualified in Chemistry and have a good work ethic.

Full training is on offer for successful candidates.


Please note this role is shift based, 12 hour day and night shifts. A very competitive shift allowance comes with this role.




Key words: Chemistry, Process Chemist, Pilot Plant, Production Chemist, Manufacturing Chemist, GMP, Pharmaceutical, graduate, BSc, pharmaceutical production, Organic Synthesis, Synthetic, API, Organic Chemistry