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Chemistry Analyst

Crayford

£24,000

Job description

SALARY: £24,000.00

LOCATION: Crayford

WORKING PATTERN: Mon – Fri (0900-1730)

COMPANY BENEFITS: Company funded 1% benefit allowance, 2 wellbeing days, pension, enhanced parental leave, 28 days holiday, bank holidays.

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE/DESCRIPTION:

To analyse and investigate results for a range of scientific work. Develop and maintain standard operating procedures ensuring that procedures are followed and notify other relevant employees when this has not been complied with.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Undertake laboratory analysis of water from a variety of sources and on occasions other matrices in strict adherence to analytical methods standard operating procedures.

• Analysis and investigation of results in conjunction with the Senior Analysts, Deputy Laboratory Manager and Laboratory Manager.

• Develop, validate, review, update and implement standard operating procedures, for work undertaken in their area of responsibility, in conjunction with senior staff.

• Ensuring that procedures are followed routinely and departures or changes are brought to the attention of the Senior Analyst, Deputy Laboratory Manager or Laboratory Manager.

• Implementing all aspects of the Quality Management System and associated documentation and to notify Senior Scientists and/or Laboratory Manager of any departure from the Quality Management System and procedures so that reparation can be made.

• Undertake data entry using a Laboratory Information Management System.

• Undertake training of scientific technicians.

• To uphold and comply with the statutory provision of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and any other relevant legislation and policies or procedures relating to Health & Safety at Work.

• The Scientific Officers will uphold and comply with the requirements of International Standard EN ISO/IEC 17025 ‘General Requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories’.

• To undertake any other reasonable task or responsibility requested by a senior manager.

GENERAL:

• At all times work in a way that demonstrates the Company’s business methods.

• Maintaining high standards in terms of personal appearance conduct and respect of Company property.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

• Degree in an appropriate scientific discipline or combination of disciplines.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

• Experience in a laboratory environment.

• Experience of environmental analysis.

• Experience of Wet chemistry.

ADDITIONAL SKILLS REQUIRED:

• Proactive approach to work

• Good organisational skills

• Ability use initiative

• Good communicator

• Basic computer skills

Job type
Permanent
Posted
2024-07-11T00:00:00