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Quality Control Chemist


Up to £25k + Benefits


South East




The Company: 

The client are raw material manufacturer



  • Responsible for testing and analysis of raw materials and finished goods.
  • To support internal requirements of manufacturing.
  • To carry out assessment of the quality of incoming raw materials and analysis of all finished products ensuring they meet their standards in every respect. Testing to include cone & plate rheology, spindle viscosity, total solids, pH, foaming, wetting, peel, shear and tack.
  • Obtaining & maintaining Certificates of Analysis or Certificates of Conformity for all raw materials.
  • Issuing of certificates of analysis or conformity to customers.
  • Raising and amendment of batch sheets for production.
  • Booking in of raw materials and finished goods.
  • Adjust stock levels of raw materials & finished goods as required.
  • Maintaining all quality databases.
  • Helping with investigations in to batch failures and rework of materials.
  • Aiding in the investigation of customer complaints and record keeping.
  • Carrying out practical testing for the purpose of raw material approval and all associated administrative work.
  • Manufacture of product samples for customer trials.
  • Effluent testing, monitoring of discharge and maintenance of testing logs.
  • General maintenance and/or calibration of laboratory equipment as required.
  • Maintain a safe working environment.
  • Provide administrative assistance.
  • Following the company health and safety policies to ensure you and your colleague’s well-being.
  • Any other reasonable duty as required by the company.



  • A levels or equivalent in scientific subjects, preferably chemistry.
  • Independence
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Good team working skills.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Good time management
  • Computer literacy


Contact Kelly Kehoe:

Kelly Kehoe

Specialist Recruitment Consultant
0161 443 0015

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