Synthetic Chemist- Essex

Location Essex
Discipline: Chemicals
Job type: Contract
Salary: ££32000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Contact name: Joel Scott

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Job ref: BBBH5237_1678989613
Published: 11 days ago

New role! - Synthetic Chemist- #Essex

An exciting opportunity for a Synthetic Chemist to join one a growing company working in the advanced material industry. As a Synthetic Chemist you will be synthesising and developing DNA and Sugar Oligomers.

A crucial aspect of this role will be identifying and developing synthesis of customer orders to achieve desired properties. This a great opportunity for an experienced PhD Synthetic Chemist to create new products and technologies.

Key Duties:

  • Assisting and carry out scale up production by working form R&D Scale to Pilot scale
  • Carry out quality checks of synthesised product material ensuring company standards are met
  • Carry out pilot scale up tests and commercialisation trials for successful implementation of new products.
  • Carrying out Cleaning and purification of synthesised products
  • Adhere to laboratory standards involving waste management, stock control and good maintenance of the lab and equipment.

Key Requirements:

  • Minimum degree in Polymer Science or Synthetic Chemistry
  • Experience in Organic or bioorganic synthesis
  • Experience working under inert conditions using a Schlenk line and glove box from industry or PhD
  • Demonstrated experience in chemical synthesis, accuracy, and attention to detail
  • Experience Maintaining detailed records of completed tasks
  • Demonstrated communication skills for successful collaboration with different departments