Organic Analyst

Job Title: Organic Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cheshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH28373
Contact Name: Vicky Kenrick
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Are you an Organic Analyst with experience of GCFID, Headspace and/or MSD user, including troubleshooting and maintenance?

Looking for a temporary role with an analytical laboratory that has an outstanding track record?

Then look no further!!

Our client provides environmental analytical services predominately of soil and groundwater samples. You will be working in a UKAS and ISO 9001 standard accredited lab to cover day to day GCMS and GCFID instrument operations.

To express your interest in this role and discuss in further detail please call or email:

Key responsibilities:

  • Carry out technical work in accordance with procedures

  • Covering the day to day GCMS and GCFID instrument operations

  • Ensure all work completed is according to UKAS and QMS requirements

  • Calibration of all laboratory equipment

  • Carry out and document regular instrument maintenance

  • Process, calculate and check analytical results

  • Assist in sample preparation for various analysis

  • Maintain a high standard of housekeeping


The ideal candidate will be an experienced GCFID, Headspace and/or MSD user, including troubleshooting and maintenance. Agilent Chemstation experience would be an advantage.

The successful candidate may also need to assist in method development and Validation so any relevant experience would be an advantage.

Assistance in other parts of the laboratory may also be required.

Desired Skills

  • Organised and methodical approach

  • Able to work in a busy environment

  • Ability to work to tight deadlines

  • Strong team player

Salary and benefits

  • This is a temporary position working full time

  • Contributory Pension Scheme

  • A flexible benefits programme including the option to buy additional holidays, and private health care

  • Regular training and development.