Laboratory Chemist – Contract Role (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
  • 12 Month Contract with Chemical Manufacturer
  • Excellent facilities and Friendly Work Environment
  • Must Have Full Work Rights in Australia



Our client is well known in the Industry for the excellent quality of their chemical products. Their laboratories are fitted out with a good range of analytical instrumentation and their premises provide good facilities for all employees.  The work environment is friendly and supportive.



Due to continued growth, our client is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed  Chemist to join their team. Note that there will be afternoon shift requirements every third week. Reporting to the Laboratory Manager, main duties will include:

  • Testing of raw materials and finished products
  • The preparation of relevant documentation
  • Following OH&S guidelines
  • Utilising various analytical instruments and wet chemical techniques to test product according to in-house and standard methods.



A true team player, the ideal candidate will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry or similar
  • Five years previous experience in quality control testing of oil-based products, including ICP testing
  • Experience with other analytical techniques including FTIR, Viscosity Measurements, Foam Testing, and industry related wet chemistry testing
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • You will possess excellent time management skills, attention to detail and a strong ability to multi-task
  • Key to this role will be your flexible “can do” attitude, excellent work ethic, and initiative whilst working autonomously or as part of a team



To apply for this role, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below and send your updated resume with a covering letter addressing the selection criteria to CS Executive Group. For a confidential discussion about this role, please call our team on 03 9516 0100.




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