Senior Analytical Chemist - Inorganics

  • Location

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Contract Testing, Analytical Chemistry

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Peter Rowland

  • Contact email:

    peter@rowlandtalent.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    RT2161

  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-01-16

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