Development Chemist

Development Chemist

  • Location

    West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Scientific, Pharmaceutical & Chemical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus, Private Medical Insurance

  • Contact:

    Johnathan Miller

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8968

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    As soon as possible

Development Chemist
Based in West Yorkshire
£30 – 35,000 plus Bonus, Private Medical Insurance

A multinational company is looking to appoint a Development Chemist on a permanent basis to their site in West Yorkshire.

The successful candidate will be responsible for lab scale to pilot plant to plant trial work from kg to tonne scale.  Developing both their own products and products for their partners this is a key role to the site and is part of ongoing expansion.

  • Development of processes to enable the scale-up of new products
  • Interacting with the production staff to ensure timely delivery of projects
  • Analysis of developed products using GC and HPLC.
  • Writing reports, preparing documents in conjunction with both the Quality and Safety teams
  • New Product Introduction
  • Process Improvement
  • Tech Transfer from their sister site and also out to partner companies / sites
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Minimum qualified to BSc / MChem level in Chemistry.
  • 3-5 years minimum similar experience in an Industrial setting
  • Ability to Troubleshoot and provide support to manufacturing processes
  • Must be able to work off own initiative and be proactive in problem solving
  • Able to interact with multi-faceted teams
For further details and to apply please contact Johnathan Miller at Scantec on 0151._ 666._ 8925 and johnathanm (at) scantec. co. uk

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