Job Vacancy. Analytical and Paint Test Chemist – Hainault site


Analytical and Paint Test Chemist – Hainault site

We currently have a vacancy for Analytical and Paint Test Chemist working at our Hainault site. This is a flexible role predominately providing analytical chemistry services to both R&D and the customer support teams within the company. The role will also involve supporting paint testing activities to maximise the department efficiency when directed by the Analytical & Paint Testing Team Leader.

The Job:

  • The job requires experience in testing of finished products with the ability to understand problems, to be capable of selecting and conducting appropriate tests, to interpret results and produce reports.
  • The jobholder will actively develop within the team to ensure their complete capability for analytical and paint performance testing.
  • The jobholder will work closely with team members on both Paint Testing and Analytical projects on a day-to-day basis, and play a role in shaping the successful progress of the lab into the future.
  • The Test Lab functions on a team basis using quality metrics and with a focus both on workflow and resources.
  • The jobholder must have an enthusiasm for the task in hand and a willingness to work under pressure in order to meet deadlines.
  • The jobholder will be expected to help with other work within the Department as and when required.
  • The jobholder will be required to train on any computer software as designated by the company.

The person:

The successful candidate will be fully conversant with the following techniques:

  • FTIR Spectroscopy
  • Gas Chromatography (GC) and GC-MS
  • Microscopy
  • Wet Chemistry

The successful candidate will:

  • Will possess good communication skills.
  • Good level of IT literacy with the ability to use MS Word and Excel.
  • Qualifications in analytical chemistry.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Be highly motivated, responsible, and maintain an inquiring mind.
  • Be comfortable with working to deadlines.

Interested applicants should forward their CV to: Lina Bytautiene, Human Resources Manager

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