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Analytical Chemist

Analytical Chemist
Wastewater Sector 
Up to £26k depending on experience plus company package

Delve Recruitment are currently working with an innovative and well-established engineering business within the wastewater sector who are looking to add an Analytical Chemist to the team in Cheshire due to internal progression.    

The Role
Reporting into the Lab Manager and working close with, day to day you will be responsible for carrying out treat-ability trials and analysing samples in the Lab. You will receive internal training on what they do and their processes but moving forwards there will also be some flexibility and freedom for the development of new methods as well – they encourage new ideas.

Daily duties will involve:
  • Analysing the samples
  • Maintaining the instruments
  • Quality Control
  • Treat-ability trials
  • Keeping the Lab in a good working order and adhering to Health and Safety
  • Proactive involvement within the business
Qualifications and Skills
  • Must have a Chemistry Degree, or related subject
  • Ideally have some lab experience post-graduation
  • Practical experience with analysing samples
  • Familiar with analytical instruments (GC/MS, GC/FID, LC/MS) including the maintenance and preparation of them
  • Good IT skills in relation to the results reporting, Excel
What you will get in return

As an Analytical Chemist, the company offer a competitive salary dependant on skills and experience plus package including 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, 5% + 3% pension, subsidised gym membership on site, legal aid, death in service x 4, on site canteen. Due to the nature of the role, a higher proportion of your work requires you to be hands on at the site, however there can be some working from home flexibility for the report writing side of the role. 
They are a friendly company so expect a great working environment and to be part of a close-knit team.
They are looking for a niche skill set so if this sounds of interest please don’t hesitate to apply or ask for more details.



Leading company within the wastewater sector are looking for an Analytical Chemist to join the team

  • Chemistry degree or related subject
  • Seeking circa 1-2 years experience post degree in an industrial environment
  • Familiar with the maintenance and preparation of analytical instruments
Science & Biotechnology
England - Cheshire
Work Type
Permanent / Full Time