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Engineering, Manufacturing & Supply Chain Recruitment

Chemist - Edinburgh/Midlothian

Engineering & Manufacturing - Engineering & Manufacturing
Ref: 8240 Date Posted: Wednesday 01 Dec 2021
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The North British Distillery company are one of the UKs largest grain Whisky producers current going through a journey of change. The company is steeped in heritage and they are extremely proud of their history and core company values. 

An excellent opportunity for a Chemist has arisen to join their Maintenance Team, reporting directly to the Laboratory Team Leader you will be part of a small team and will participate in providing an analytical laboratory service to all departments within the Distillery environment. 

What's in it for you? 

  • Opportunity to grow your career within a large & innovative business 
  • Excellent package 

The Role: 

  • You will perform all lab activities in line with health & safety requirements 
  • You will conduct analytical testing of raw materials 
  • You will conduct sensory analysis & be involved in spirit blending
  • You will work all across many functions of the distillery including the anaerobic digestion plant and fermentation microlab
  • You will be very hands throughout the distillery 
  • You will use GC & HPLC laboratory techniques
  • You will liaise with internal stakeholders 

Skills required: 

  • Degree qualified in a scientific discipline such as Chemistry/Food Science/Microbiology
  • At least 1 year manufacturing industry experience 
  • Good knowledge of analytical lab equipment 
  • You will have excellent communication skills 
  • You mjust be able to work as part of a team 

Please apply directly or contact Rehana Sadiq