Site Chemist

  • Location

    Romsey, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Waste Management

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  • Salary:

    £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Gemma Nixon

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Site Chemist

Hazardous Waste


Up to £25,000


We are currently recruiting for a Site Chemist to join one of the leaders in hazardous and clinical waste management solutions at their site in Southampton. Working as a Site Chemist, you will be responsible for taking and analysing hazardous waste samples on-site to ensure safe and compliant waste is processed at all times.

The Job

As Site Chemist you will be responsible for taking and analyzing hazardous waste samples including liquids (including acids, alkalis, oils, petrol, effluent, and diesel), industrial services, coatings, paints, thinners.

You will ensure the full management of all relevant paperwork and COSHH assessments whilst ensuring compliance within Safety, Environmental and Company policy.

You will be responsible for the treatment of materials and chemicals and preparation of processed waste streams for National Distribution

The role will involve managing your own workload to efficiently receive, process and dispatch incoming wastes through a hazardous waste treatment and transfer facility.

The Candidate

To be considered for this position, candidates are expected to have an appropriate chemistry qualification to degree level as well as experience handling a diverse range of chemical compounds including understanding of inter-reactions.

Candidates would ideally have some experience working in a site based chemist role and an understanding of the hazardous waste indsutry would be advantageous.

Whats on Offer

  • Basic Salary of up to £25,000
  • Opportunity to progress career in the Chemical and Waste Management industries.
  • Full training and support

How to apply

To apply, please call Gemma Nixon on 02392 222 964 or send a copy of your CV to gnixon@astutetechnical.co.uk

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.