Site / Process Chemist

The SmartList
30000.00 GBP Annual
02 Mar 2017
28 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

LOCATION: Burslem, Stoke-on- Trent

JOB TITLE: Site / Process Chemist

SALARY: Up to GBP30,000 per annum depending on experience (made up of salary and shift allowance)

WORKING HOURS: 3 shift rotation system (6am to 3pm, 1pm to 10pm and nights, as required). The successful candidate must be flexible to work weekends if required.

THE COMPANY: Our client was formed in 2005 with the goal of becoming the UK's most valued hazardous waste management company. Since then their operations have grown and they now offer total waste management solutions and a range of parts washers. Our client is now looking to recruit an experienced Site / Process Chemist to join their team based in Burslem, Stoke-on- Trent.

THE ROLE: Working as aSite / Process Chemist your role will involve working in a fast paced, challenging environment, you will be responsible for sample, compatibility test, batch and supervise bulking/stabilisation processing of waste materials.

Key Responsibilities of the Site / Process Chemist role to include:-
  • To receive, conformance check, label and complete associated paperwork within scope of the acceptance, storage and dispatch of hazardous and non-hazardous wastes.
  • To sample, compatibility test, batch and supervise bulking/stabilisation processing of waste materials.

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate will have the ability to work safely and set this example to others, to work logically and make reasoned decisions based on experience and objective information. You should be comfortable working within a team and contributing to its success as well as working on your own using your own initiative.

Essential criteria for the Site / Process Chemist role:
  • Computer literate with fluency in all Microsoft applications
  • HND in Chemistry (or a related subject)
  • Comfortable working in an outdoors environment on a waste management site
Experience of:
  • Working with containerised non-hazardous and hazardous chemicals within the waste industry or with other process chemicals
  • Sampling and checking of containerised waste (drum reception)
  • Checking and completion of incoming and outgoing waste paperwork
  • Preparation of waste labels for incoming and outgoing wastes
  • Compatibility testing and batching of waste materials for processing
  • Supervising bulking and blending operations

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