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Senior Analyst - Organics

Senior Analyst - Organics

Posted 4 May by Search Consultancy
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Senior Analyst - Organics
County Durham, NE
£21,000 - £25,000

Search Scientific are recruiting for a Senior Analyst to lead a small team within an environmental testing laboratory based in County Durham. Working in conjunction with multiple sites across the UK, this company supports a wide variety of industries including; Healthcare, Local authorities, Water, & industrial manufacturers with specialist analytical services.

This would be an ideal opportunity for an experienced analyst to move into a supervisory role, & manage the daily running of a small team of 4.

Taking responsibility for the running of a small team, this role will still be involved in the analysis of environmental samples whilst ensuring proper standards & turn around times are kept.
Key responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the daily activities of 2 analysts & 2 technicians.
  • The use of GC-FID, GCMS & HPLC
  • Ensuring quality standards & turn around targets are adhered to.
  • Ensuring the team has the correct training to function smoothly.
  • Deputising for the divisional manager when required.


  • A degree or relevant qualification in Chemistry, Analytical Science or a related field.
  • Proven analytical experience within a similar laboratory environment.
  • A good understanding of the use & operation of GC-FID / GCMS
  • Previous experience in the operation of HPLC would be advantageous.
  • Good communication & people skills with the ability to influence & lead others.

If you would like to apply for this role please use the link provided below. Alternatively, please email a copy of your CV to Nathan Fairhurst - , or call Nathan for further details - .

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

Required skills

  • Analytical
  • Environmental
  • HPLC
  • Organic
  • QC
  • GC
  • GCMS
  • GC-FID

Reference: 42620546

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