Site Chemist (Hazardous Waste)

6 days left

01 Oct 2019
29 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Site Chemist (Hazardous Waste)

North West

Attractive salary plus shift allowance

Our client is an environmental and waste management company operating a permitted hazardous waste transfer station in the North West. The Company supports a wide range of clients in the safe and environmentally responsible disposal of their hazardous waste. Due to expansion, a vacancy currently exists for a Site Chemist. The main purpose of the role is to conduct acceptance analysis on incoming waste, ensuring that wastes are suitably and safely stored on site and dispatched from site. The role is to work 40 hours per week on a alternating weekly shift pattern (Early 06:00 to 15:00, Late 10:00 to 19:00).

Applications are invited from candidates with:

  • Minimum HNC level in Chemistry (or applicable scientific field)
  • At least 1 years' experience in hazardous waste management
  • An awareness of: HSG 71 - Chemical warehousing The storage of packaged dangerous substances, HSG 51 - Storage of flammable liquids in container, Sector Guidance Note S5.06 Guidance for the Recovery and Disposal of Hazardous and Non-Hazardous Waste, Guidance on the classification and assessment of waste Technical Guidance WM3 Waste Classification
  • A counter balance forklift truck licence
  • ADR Licence (desirable)
  • First Aid at Work certificate (desirable)

Ref: J8313