Process Development Chemist

Process Development Chemist


Location Redcar

Salary Up to £35,000 per annum

Contract Permanent


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CY Partners are currently looking to recruit a Process Development Chemist on behalf of a Chemical Services provider based at Wilton Centre, Redcar on a permanent basis.



  • To develop safe, cost-effective processes for compounds, scaling them up through laboratory, pilot plant and onto full-scale production and providing the necessary technical support to ensure the success of those activities.  These processes may be distillation or reactive chemistry
  • To assist in continually improving the viability of existing products by improving processing efficiencies through yield improvement, cycle-time reduction and waste minimisation in all its forms
  • Provide technical assistance during plant and laboratory trials including the flexibility to provide technical support outside of normal hours as necessary
  • Use tools and resources which are available, e.g. SciFinder, to determine the most viable synthetic routes for new processes
  • Develop plant fits for new processes based on processes developed within the Company’s laboratories or based on technical information supplied by our customers
  • Assist in the development of analytical methods in support of the business


  • PhD or equivalent on Organic Chemistry or related
  • Experience of scale up from laboratory to pilot and full plant production
  • Excellent knowledge of analytical techniques such as GC, HPLC, GCMS and NMR and the ability to interpret analytical results
  • Project Management experience and use of Six Sigma tools and techniques or similar would be an advantage
  • Knowledge and application of other Continuous Improvement Techniques will be an advantage
  • A knowledge of distillation would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of ISO9001 and cGMP systems would be an advantage

If you would like to find out more about this role then please feel free to contact Graham Hankinson at CY Partners.

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