Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Physical Testing Scientist


  • South East
  • £Competitive - DOE
  • Analytical Chemistry

About this job

Do you have over 2 year’s laboratory experience? Are you interested in mechanics and not scared to get your hands dirty? Are you looking for a career in an expanding company? Then this could be the perfect role for you!

Our client provides a range of testing services to the oil, gas, petrochemical and chemical industries for international companies. Due to expansion, they are looking for an enthusiastic and capable Physical Testing Scientist to join their close-knit team providing a range of testing services to the lubricants sector. In this very hands-on role, you will prepare various pieces of test equipment, prepare and test samples according to protocols, and interpret data.

Due to the nature of the work, you must have strong problem solving and multi-tasking skills, be organised and able to work on your own as well as part of a team.

Applicants with A-levels or a degree in Physics/Chemistry/Engineering along with lab experience are invited to apply. You must have an interest in mechanics and not be afraid to ‘roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty’.

This is an exciting time to join our client and you will be offered initial training and excellent career progression opportunities.

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Keywords: Physical testing, chemist, scientist, oil and gas, oil, gas, oil & gas, lubricants, grease, petrol, testing, preparation, equipment, instruments, chemistry, physics, engineering, laboratory, mechanics, problem solving, organised, multitasking, South East, Reading, Guildford, Farnborough, VRS5810CR