Quality Control Chemist – Petroleum Testing (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
Full Time


  • NATA registered laboratory testing petroleum products
  • Great opportunity fro a recent graduate to gain valuable new skills
  • Excellent work environment and full training



Our client is a multinational company that prides itself in the quality of the product they manufacture. Their Quality Control laboratory is NATA registered and committed to providing excellent customer service whilst being recognised for its strong Health, Safety and Environmental record.



This position is an ongoing, permanent full-time contract and presents a great opportunity for recent graduates to work in a dynamic, professional work environment.

In summary, the role of this Chemist will be to test transportation fuels using a variety of automated and manual instruments such as GCs, XRF and Distillation units as well as wet chemical techniques.

This position will involve 3-6 months training with pay and pending to a successful three month probation period, it will lead to a permanent contract as a rotating shift chemist (working 3 days on and 3 days off). The shifts are 10 hours each and can start as early as 7:00 am and finish as late as 8pm.



  • Tertiary qualifications in chemistry or similar
  • Some experience in a Quality Control laboratory will be highly regarded
  • Some experience using GC, AAS and other analytical and wet chemistry techniques will be advantageous
  • Being proactive in communicating any problems whilst using your initiative to provide solutions
  • Must be a highly organised person with a high attention to detail
  • Be a team player with a demonstrated ability to multi-task and work co-operatively
  • Have a good attitude to your work and be willing to take on responsibility
  • Display excellent written and verbal communication skills,which will be necessary when conversing with internal and external stakeholders



To apply, please click the “Apply Now” button below and send your resume with a covering letter addressing the above criteria to ChemSkill.



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