Analytical Chemist

Job details

Job title Analytical Chemist
Location Preston
Region North West
Company Springfield Fuels Ltd
Salary 17.00-17.90 GBP per hour
Duration 6 Months
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The Role


The Analytical Chemist is required to work in a Quality Control Laboratory to ISO 17025 standards within a nuclear fuel manufacturing site.

Key Accountabilities

Sample preparation – Acid digestion, Fusin, Resin mounting, grinding/polishing/etching metallurgical test pieces.

Sample analysis by X-Ray Fluoresence, ICP-MS, Titration, Microscopy, Gravimetric, Physical Testing and Ion Selective Elective Electrode.

Result reporting using Lab Information Management System (LIMS)

Other general duties such as waste management, sample disposal and sample management.

Key Requirements

Educated to HNC level of above within a science related subject

Five years or more working within a chemical and/or metallurgical laboratory.

Additional information about the process

Analytical Chemist

Reference: CBS9JP0000CHEM

Location: Preston

Salary: 17.90 PAYE

Job Type: Contract

Job Duration: 6 months

Contact details: Charlotte Williams – – 07599 548238

Capita Resourcing is the strategic resourcing business within Capita plc. We are the chosen provider of agency workers and permanent recruitment for the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) collaborative framework, across nuclear sites and offices UK wide.

NuclearWorks welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation. NuclearWorks is a trading name of Capita Business Services Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business.

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