Chemist

Our Client is looking for a Chemist for a permanent position, located in Aberdeen with occasional adhoc offshore trips.

Please Note: Candidates must have all valid offshore certification

If you are a proactive technical professional with an eye for detail who wants to work in a fast paced, hands-on environment, we invite you to apply.

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Key Responsibilities

  • As a chemist you will be responsible for performing chemical analyses and performance evaluations of production chemicals (eg. Demulsifiers, corrosion/scale/wax inhibitors). Working within an environment compliant with ISO 9001 standards, you will be expected to conduct experiments, complete documentation/reports, maintain records and comply with laboratory operating protocols / HSE standards.
  • While primarily lab focused the role incorporates an aspect of travel/field work to visit client facilities (on & offshore) across the UK and continental Europe to support product selection and field trials.
  • This role is based in Aberdeen, as such applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK (visa sponsorship is not available)

Education, Qualifications & Experience

  • Experienced bottle tester (demulsifierformulator) with good communication skills & technical writing.
  • Ability to travel 30%+ of time.
  • Any experience with lab evaluation of production chemicals relating to corrosion, wax or scale would be beneficial.
  • Chemistry or sciences background (BSc or higher)
  • Offshore / field experience (Valid offshore medical & BOSIET)
  • Experience working in an industrial laboratory environment
  • Working knowledge/experience with basic analytical methods (e.g. density, pH, Karl Fisher measurement)
  • Working knowledge of production chemicals
  • Experience working in an ISO 9001 accredited laboratory
  • Computer literate (Excel & Word)