graduate job


Job description

Roles will vary dependent on the specific team and their business priorities. Here are a few examples of the types of activities you could be working on:

  • Proactively contribute to the high safety standard of the group
  • Participate in various project teams and activities as well as interacting with internal and external stakeholders
  • Design, recommend and execute experimental programmes with guidance from supervisor
  • Schedule analytical and performance, bench and engine tests and monitor progress to ensure testing is delivered to a high-quality standard and against established timelines
  • Collate, document and analyse data and present conclusions
  • Opportunities to use various laboratory techniques including spectroscopy and chromatography
  • Oversee the operation and maintenance of laboratory equipment
  • Carry out the design and synthesis of novel compounds

What you will gain

  • Exposure to a wide range of technology areas and new ways of working
  • Opportunity to broaden your network both inside and outside of Infineum
  • Understanding of how additives and lubricants are formulated and tested to meet the performance requirements set by industry and original equipment manufacturers
  • Extensive technical training and support
  • Learn about project planning, reporting and the business context behind projects plus the opportunity to take ownership of parts of projects
  • Understanding of how to effectively deliver against the needs of key internal and external customers
  • Cross cultural engagement and relationship building
  • Opportunity to work for a company that truly cares about its colleagues and their wellbeing
  • Investment in your personal development with scope to grow your role and career at Infineum

What we are looking for

  • The highest level of ethics, integrity and attention to safety and quality values
  • A sense of urgency and ability to drive work forward to meet targets and timelines
  • Effective multi-tasking, prioritisation and time-management skills
  • Capable of drawing technically sound conclusions from data, summarise, document and present results clearly
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with an ability to develop personal relationships with team colleagues and external service providers
  • Able and willing to take on wider responsibilities to enhance skill set
  • Capability to overcome obstacles using own initiative
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team, with general mentorship from supervisor
  • Competent user of spreadsheets and word processing software
  • Strong scientific background with laboratory experience


BSc or MChem in a chemistry-based subject.

Accepted degree subjects

  • chemistry

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 31/12/2018

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Closing date: 31/12/2018


Additional job details

Number of vacanciesFour
Additional location informationMilton Hill

Competitive salary

25 days holiday, excellent pension scheme, private medical insurance, gym membership subsidary, flexible working

Working hoursFull-time

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