Senior Analytical Chemist - Inorganics

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    Contract Testing, Analytical Chemistry

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    Peter Rowland

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    over 3 years ago

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We currently have an opportunity for a Senior Analytical Chemist - Inorganics


The role:

As a Senior Analytical Chemist, you will lead and support lab technicians and analysts in a range of analytical techniques including ICP, ICP-MS, pH, BODs, CODs, Skalar, Kone (Discrete analysers) and GC.


Duties include:


  • Plan and organising workloads to ensure samples are tested on time and client reports are completed within agreed timescales.
  • Conduct analysis using ICP-MS & ICP-OES.
  • Carry out maintenance and troubleshooting of instrumentation.
  • ICP method validation and support method development.
  • Review, check and interpret analytical results.
  • Support training of new staff.
  • Support and lead analytical troubleshooting for the laboratory.



Ideal candidates will be:


Degree qualified in Chemistry or related subject and have experience in ICP-MS or ICP OES. Experience in maintaining and troubleshooting analytical instrumentation are essential for this role.

Experience in pH, BODs and CODs is also required for this role.





Key words: ICP, ICP-MS, ICP-OES, HPLC, GC, UKAS, Laboratory, Senior Analyst, Quality, QC, Analytical Chemist, inorganics, quality, pH, BODs, CODs, Skalar, Kone