Site Chemist – Waste Management

Site Chemist – Waste Management


Site Chemist – Waste Management

My client is driven by ambition and aims to provide first class waste management solutions throughout the UK. They are dedicated to solidifying their position as the leading waste management company in the UK, and currently seeking a Site Chemist to join the team, on this path.

The position of Site Chemist involves inspecting and accepting incoming hazardous and non-hazardous waste assignments, adhering to regulations and site procedures. The candidate must hold a qualification in chemistry or biochemistry. The role offers a clear pathway for progression to a senior site chemist position.

What Does The Role Look Like?
Overall, the Site Chemist role involves inspecting and accepting waste, ensuring compliance with regulations and safety protocols, and contributing to a safe and environmentally conscious work environment. The position offers growth potential within the organization.

You Should Have:
* A HNC or Degree Level Qualification in Chemistry or a related field.
* Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel.
* Decisions making skills, based on data, information, and evidence.
* Displays natural leadership abilities in managing processes.
* Demonstrates a willingness to work outdoors in hazardous chemical conditions.
* Previous experience in the Waste Industry is advantageous.

Key Responsibilities:
* Verify all incoming waste consignments to have proper documentation.
* Conduct safety checks for incoming waste, storage, and processing for compliance.
* Perform regular waste sampling for analysis in the internal laboratory.
* Ensure timely scanning of paperwork within 48 hours of arrival.
* Manage proper storage of waste according to sector guidance and permits.
* Process waste when necessary, including bulking, sorting, segregating, and repacking.
* Report incidents, observations, and concerns through the escalation process.

If this exciting opportunity feels right, then please click apply, or contact Sharan for more information. 01628600784 /

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How to Apply

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