Lead Technical Service Chemist / Lab Manager

Lead Technical Service Chemist / Lab Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Oil, Gas, & Petrochemical

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lara Boggan

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8999

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Lead Technical Service Chemist / Lab Manager 
Full time  
Salary £50-£60k  
A multinational chemical company who specialises in Petrochemicals and Personal Care are looking to appoint a Lead Technical Service Chemist / Lab Manager at the Bedfordshire site on a permanent basis.  

  • Responsible  laboratory teams welfare, motivation and career progression  
  • Coordination and prioritisation of laboratory activities ensuring rapidly changing priorities are supported  
  • Project lead for key customer tenders as required, ensuring strict timelines are adhered to and supporting documentation provided to a high standard 
  • Actively participate in new chemistry development teams 
  • Production and maintenance of technical support documentation and presentations 
  • Support in customer facing activities and a willingness to travel  
  • Assist in training of staff/customers in test techniques and additive applications and present data as required to technical and nontechnical audiences 
Qualifications and Experience: 
  • Project management experience  
  • Able to motivate and support team  
  • Experience with fuel/lubricant formulations and test methods 
  • Excellent communication skills, oral, written and presentational 
  • Qualified to Degree level in chemistry or other relevant scientific discipline. 
To apply please forward your details for immediate consideration.   

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