We are hiring for a Production Chemist to lead and develop a team of 3 production operators for a client involved in fine chemical manufacture. We are seeking an individual qualified to degree level and with relevant chemical plant experience, you will be competent in writing batch sheets, risk assessment and operating procedures and the role will report into the production manager. This role will work on a shift basis.
What you’ll do :
You will be working closely with the production manager, operators and project chemists on chemical processes to ensure these are safe and robust for production. This will see you identifying any potential issues for processes bound for the plant, and resolving these. You will be organising and preparing batch sheets and chemicals risk assessments, ensuring all documents and raw materials are ready for the following week’s production.
There will be a team of operators you will take responsibility for, this will include training, career progression, holiday rota etc.
You will be additionally responsible for partaking in the companies 5s programme.
You will be qualified to degree level or equivalent in chemistry or a related subject, evidently to join in a leadership role you will need experience of working in a chemical plant environment and we are seeking a strong grounding in chemical plant operations and health and safety. Previous experience of writing batch sheets and ideally a background in managing people. We are seeking a strong communicator with good attention to detail and organisation skills to prioritise your own and others workloads to happen in a safe and efficient manner.
On this occasion, LiCa Scientific Ltd is acting as an employment agency, this is a permanent role. To apply please complete the process on the website and should you have informal questions as part of this, do not hesitate to contact us on 0161 300 9192 email firstname.lastname@example.org