Synthetic Organic Chemist - Runcorn

Location Cheshire
Discipline: Chemicals
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Negotiable
Contact name: Robert Smith

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH3878_1652169604
Published: 17 days ago

My client is looking for a synthetic organic chemist to join their team producing nanoparticles. As part of the production team, you'll be responsible for synthesising organic nanoparticles and quantum dots for use in a variety of technologies and applications. If you're based in the Northwest or would like to relocate to the area (within easy reach of Manchester and Liverpool), and want to join a close team producing quantum dots, click below and apply!

The Role;

  • Run lab and production scale synthesis of organic nanoparticles
  • Synthesis and prepare precursor materials
  • Perform analysis of materials to determine purity, using;
    • IR/UV spectroscopy, TGA, GCMS, Photoluminescence
  • Work with the Quality team to ensure product meets customer requirements


  • A degree in chemistry or related subject
  • Excellent laboratory and wet chemistry skills
  • Good IT literacy and record keeping skills

As well as a competitive salary, other benefits include: Bonus scheme, 25 days holiday per year, Company events, Life insurance scheme, Wellbeing Policies, free onsite parking, Cycle-to-work scheme