Shift Process Chemist

Shift Process Chemist

  • Location

    West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Pharmaceutical & Chemical

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Georgina Gardner

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8948

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Shift Process Chemist

Location: West Yorkshire
Package: Competitive + Benefits 
Role Type: Permanent 
Hours: shifts - 2 days, 2 nights, 4 off rotating

As a Process Chemist your role will entail the end to end large scale formulation, processing and analytical testing (using HPLC and GC) of novel pharmaceutical ingredients and is offering both long term progression and a very competitive salary.

Duties will include:
  • Managing end to end manufacture of Chemical ingredients (APIs) as per approved client requests.
  • Operate processing equipment and control systems.
  • Supporting the investigation of batch failures and taking necessary preventative and corrective measures. 
  • Participate in Root Cause analysis.
  • Ensure all production deviations are reported and evaluated.
  • Carry out process testing using HPLC, GC and TLC.
  • Monitoring stock.
  • Ad hoc duties as required.

To be considered for this role candidates will have:
  • Experience of working within a GMP regulated environment
  • Experience with wet chemistry techniques such as HPLC and GC.
  • An academic background to include a Degree in a Chemistry related subject. (MChem, B/M.Eng preferred).
  • 1 years experience in Industry, ideally in the Chemical, Cosmetics or Pharmaceutical industry. 
  • The ability to be flexible and work 12 hour shifts (rotating days/nights).

To apply, please forward your CV for immediate consideration to georginag @ scantec . co . uk or call 0151-666-8925 for details.

Unless otherwise stated, all contract rates stated are on a Limited Company basis.

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