A leading manufacturing group in north Somerset is looking for a chemical engineer to join its existing research and development team. This purpose of this role is to undertake development work in process problem solving, beta and field trial support and product incident investigation both in the laboratory and on customers sites. The role will require work related travel with the successful candidate assisting in initial installations and onsite analytical testing.
Location: North Somerset; commutable from Bristol, Weston super Mare, Clevedon and Bridgewater
Salary: £28,000 - £32,000
Main duties and responsibilities:
O Design, build and operating of experiments.
O Collect data, analyse, write-up and report results of the experiments
O Support on customers site, be confident in discussing process, chemical and abatement issues with customer and sales teams, use available resources on site to perform basic analysis of flow conditions and abatement performance.
O Upgrade mechanical systems on customer sites and support upgrade programmes from the factory and evaluating upgrade feedback from the field.
O Support the Technical Support Group and service organisation by providing guidance and on-site assistance in resolving applications issues.
O Problem solve and support non-standard builds in the factory.
Knowledge and experience required:
O Analytical and process chemistry background, preferably in gas chemistry. Understanding of analytical techniques, detection limits and cross sensitivity
O Knowledge of gas phase FTIR and mass spectrometry
O Be mechanically adapt, being able to relate a chemical or process issue to a physical engineered solution
O Chemistry or Chemistry engineering degree or PhD - equivalent experience will also be considered.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced chemist to join a world leading manufacturing company at a time of continued growth. A generous salary of £28 - £32,000 per annum is available based upon skills and experience.
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