Analytical Chemist - new job in Tyne and Wear, UK

Analytical Chemist
  • £22,000 - £25,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Tyne and Wear, England, UK Tyne and Wear UK DH4 5PP
Job Ref: BBBH134705
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Date Added: 03 September 2023
Analytical Chemist required on a permanent basis, based in Tyne & Wear.

Analytical Chemist required on a permanent basis, based in Tyne & Wear. Requiring a degree in Chemistry or similar. Proven industrial experience of working in an analytical laboratory is desirable. Recent Chemistry graduates are encouraged to apply.

Title: Analytical Chemist

Location: Tyne & Wear

Term: Permanent

Salary: £22,000- £25,000 (dependent on experience)

SRG are working with a leading manufacturer and supplier of chemical products. They are currently looking for an Analytical Chemist to join their QA laboratory team on a permanent basis, at their site in County Durham. This role will predominantly involve the analysis and result recording associated with the manufacture and development of a range of finished products, mainly activated carbon products. This is a great opportunity for a recent chemistry graduate to start their career in analytical chemistry.

Benefits: This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading manufacturer and supplier of chemical products. 37.5 hour working week: 8:00am-4:00pm, Monday - Friday.

Role / Description

  • Complete analysis of compounds and mixtures using a range of analytical techniques including AA spectrophotometers, UV spectrophotometers and tensiometers
  • Complete regular chemical analysis of composition an quality of raw materials and finished products including moisture, pH and density analysis
  • Complete physical testing including tensile strength
  • Record analysis results
  • Prepare samples for analysis


  • A degree in Chemistry (or similar)
  • Proven industrial experience of analytical laboratory work is desirable
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to efficiently plan, organise and manage own workload

SRG is the UK's number one recruitment company specialising in the scientific, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, energy & renewables, biotech, chemical and medical device sectors.

As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It's this combination that makes us different. We're committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Chris on 0161 868 2225.

If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you, please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies.

Keywords: chemistry, chemist, laboratory technician, quality control, quality assurance, QC, QA, product checking, product release, batch release, activated carbon, release testing, viscosity, pH, rheometry, solids, AA spectrophotometer, UV spectrophotometer, tensiometer, finished goods, sorption tests, raw material testing, moisture, density, tensile strength, effluent testing

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

03/10/2023 18:23:45
GBP 22000.00 25000.00 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Chris Beckenham

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