Site Chemist - Waste Management -

Site Chemist - Waste Management -

Job Title: Site Chemist - Waste Management -
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Bromwich, West Midlands
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH11667_1521116372
Contact Name: Chris Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 15, 2018 12:19

Job Description

Position: Site Chemist - Waste Management
Salary: Up to £24,000+ Benefits
Location: West Bromwich, Birmingham

We are currently seeking a qualified Site Chemist to work with one of the UK's leading waste management service providers who focus on the disposal and collection of all waste. This is a great opportunity to develop your current skill set within reputable waste management organisation.

General responsibilities as a Site Chemist include but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring wastes are sorted in compliance with HSG71
  • Making sure all paperwork and records are completed accurately in a timely manner
  • Providing detailed records of sites throughput
  • Ensuring the operation of a hazardous waste transfer station is able to receive and dispatch loads making sure environmental compliance is abided to
  • Providing technical assistance for clients and colleagues
  • Ensuring maximum profitability
  • Maintain a high level of housekeeping in all areas
  • Assisting the Transfer Station Manager
  • Other duties as required

The ideal applicant will have:

  • HNC equivalent or higher qualification in Chemistry or similar
  • A driving licence
  • Prior experience in an industrial lab environment/waste management industry
  • An FLT licence, advantageous
  • IT literate with Microsoft software such as Word, Excel etc.
  • Organisational skills along with being able to communicate clearly and resolve issues when required

This role may require you to work outdoors in all weather conditions. It is located in the West Bromwich area just outside Birmingham and you will be reporting to the Senior Chemist. This position is offering a salary of up to £24,000 depending on experience plus company benefits. Chemistry graduates will also be considered. This is an excellent opportunity to develop your existing skills in the waste management sector.
If you are interested in applying for this role or know anyone who would be, please email an up to date CV to or call Chris Jones for more information on 02392 288214.

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.