Principal Analytical Chemist

  • Location

    East Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:

    Analytical Chemistry

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  • Salary:

    £40,000 - £50,000

  • Contact:

    Peter Rowland

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0151 203 6443

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Principal Analytical Chemist to join the growing company in Cambridgeshire.


The role:

As a Principal Analytical Chemist, you will use your expertise in GC, GC-MS and HPLC analysis to support analytical projects.


Duties include:


·         Plan and organising workloads in the lab.

·         Conduct complex analysis using GC and GC-MS analysis.

·         Carry out maintenance and troubleshooting of instrumentation.

·         Develop GC analytical methods.

·         Coach, train and mentor junior staff



Ideal candidates will be:


Degree qualified in Chemistry, Environmental Science, Forensics or related subject and have experience in GC-MS and HPLC analysis. Experience in maintenance and troubleshooting analytical GC instrumentation are essential for this role along with experience working to ISO17025.





Key words: GC, GC-MS, HPLC, Laboratory, Senior Analyst, Analytical Chemist, organics, Principal Scientist