Production Chemist- Organic Chemistry

Production Chemist- Organic Chemistry

Job Title: Production Chemist- Organic Chemistry
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire, England
Salary: Up to £27000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH6867_1570544769
Contact Name: Harriet Crawford
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Job Published: October 08, 2019 15:26

Job Description

Production Chemist - Organic Chemistry

Up to £27,000 per annum

North West

This is a great opportunity for a Production Chemist with some prior industrial experience of organic chemistry to join a world leader in fluorination, high pressure chemistry, research and manufacturing at their speciality chemical site in Runcorn.

The Production Chemist role is ideal for recent graduates in a relevant chemistry field with a placement year industry, or an experienced professional and the successful appointment will be able to build a broad process-related skill set for excellent career progression potential.

This role will see you developing synthetic procedures and designing processes for the production of pharmaceutical intermediates on a kg-ton scale in line with client needs, with whom you will be interacting. This role is office and laboratory based and requires a good understanding of practical synthetic organic chemistry and an enthusiasm for lab work, alongside business experience and ideally business-to-business communication.

There is the potential to boost your income with shift uplift if desired.

Your day to day duties as a Production Chemist will be:

  • Researching and developing routes from lab to plant scale manufacture of chemical products
  • Use of common analytical methods towards in-process and quality control procedures
  • Liaising with production staff to ensure reproducibility Research into new revenue streams

Requirements for a Production Chemist:

  • A degree, or higher, in a chemistry-related field
  • PhD qualification in a relevant discipline, particularly fluorination would be highly desirable
  • Able to meet tight deadlines and work in an integrated team
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • strong desire to continue to develop their bench skills
  • A track record in synthetic chemistry in the laboratory
  • A good team-working approach
  • computer literate

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