Graduate Chemist 2019
graduate job

Graduate Chemist 2019

Job description

Infineum is seeking talented scientists to join our growing technology function. With our exciting and varied careers you could be working on fundamental research projects on component development, working on the design or development of our next generation of performance chemical additives for automotive lubricants or liaising with customers to help develop bespoke products.

What you will do:

  • Synthesise, analyse and performance test new components
  • Design, recommend and execute experimental programmes with guidance from supervisor
  • Interact with internal and external contacts as required to progress projects
  • Participate in project teams, frequently presenting results and conclusions to the wider team
  • Oversee the maintenance and operation of certain laboratory and analytical equipment
What you will gain:
  • Technical training and support as you start your industry career
  • An understanding of project planning and reporting as well as the business context behind new projects
  • The opportunity to interact across several key global groups and work within cross-functional teams

What we are looking for

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with an ability to develop personal relationships with colleagues and external service providers
  • Strong technical competencies including data manipulation, record documentation and ability to draw technically sound conclusions
  • Well-developed time management and personal organisational skills
  • Capability to overcome obstacles using your own initiative and with minimal intervention from supervisor

Qualifications

  • A 2.1 or first-class degree in chemistry or a related discipline

Accepted degree subjects

  • chemistry
  • materials science

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 27/01/2019

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Closing date: 28/02/2019

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Additional job details

LocationAbingdon
Salary

Competitive salary

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

ContractPermanent
Working hoursPart-time · Full-time

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