Mobile Chemist

Mobile Chemist

Job Title: Mobile Chemist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
Salary: £23500 - £25500 per annum
Reference: BBBH14069_1563286616
Contact Name: Gemma Nixon
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 16, 2019 15:16

Job Description

Mobile Chemist

Waste Management


Up to £25,000


We are currently recruiting for a Mobile Chemist to join one of the industry leaders in hazardous and clinical waste management solutions across the UK. Working as a Mobile Chemist, you will be responsible for listing, identifying and collecting hazardous waste from customer sites across the Eastern Region. This will involve packing, segregating and transporting the hazardous waste materials in line with environmental and company policies and regulations.

The Job

Working as a Mobile Chemist, you will be responsible for:

  • Identify, list and collect a wide variety of hazardous waste materials from customer sites across the Eastern region.
  • Package and segregate waste streams as appropriate, transporting these safely and in-line with current environmental regulations and company policies.
  • Carry out efficient waste collections on-site, ensuring that all waste transported is compliant.
  • Work in the field and in the lab analysing, testing and verifying a wide variety of hazardous waste materials prior to transportation.
  • Work on a wide variety of sites including Military, Pharmaceutical and Engineering facilities.
  • Undertake area administration activity including Chemist Check sheets, process sheets, stock sheets etc.

This role requires extensive travel to customer sites day-to-day. Please only apply if you have a Full UK driving licence and are comfortable driving several hours to each customer.

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 in a manual hands-on role.

Candidates must hold a Full UK driving licence and be comfortable driving a company van and must be able to obtain MOD security clearance.

This role would suit a recent graduate looking to further their career within the chemical sector and an interest in moving into the waste management industry.

What's on Offer

  • Up to £25,000 Basic Salary
  • 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

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.

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