Graduate Scientist - Chemistry - Biology - Guildford - £18k

Cranleigh Scientific
£18000.00 per annum + Benefits
10 Aug 2017
18 Aug 2017
Graduate Scientist - Chemistry - Biology - Chemical- Formulation - Guildford - £18k A well-established chemical company based in Guildford is looking to strengthen their technical laboratory team with a local graduate educated to degree level within a relevant scientific discipline. Graduate Scientist Responsibilities: Investigating the effectiveness of treatment formulations in their intended applications. Some formulation development where needed. Monitoring the dissolution of calcium carbonate against time by formulations that generate organic acid in-situ, by periodically taking samples and measuring soluble calcium using a colorimetric assay. Conducting quality control checks of enzyme activity using colorimetric enzyme assay methods. Recording writing up, analysing and presenting results using Microsoft Office. Carrying out some book, paper and internet research where required. Receiving deliveries of lab chemicals and equipment. Ensuring the lab supplies are available and in stock at all times. Hand washing and rinsing of laboratory glassware and general housekeeping. Preparing reagent solutions. Graduate Scientist Skills & Qualifications Required: Educated to degree level within a relevant scientific discipline ideally Chemistry or Biology. You will need to be a strong team player, have a methodical approach and have the ability to plan, organise and manage your own workload. Would ideally have an aptitude towards science and enjoy a mixture of desk and laboratory based work. You must be computer literate particularly in Microsoft Office. To be considered you must be local to the Guildford site. Salary £18k Benefits - Permanent This job was originally posted as