Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Junior Applications Engineer


  • Midlands
  • £25,000 - £30,000
  • Analytical Chemistry

About this job

Fantastic and highly rewarding opportunity for a motivated and dynamic individual looking to pursue a career combining analytical chemistry and chromatography instrument engineering.

In this diverse and challenging role, you will receive on the job training working in an instrument demonstration lab, developing the role into an Applications Engineer position. Your role will be varied and fast-paced, reacting to business needs, with the primary focus of developing new and existing applications for GC/LC/MS instrumentation and providing technical expertise for hardware related issues. You will build strong relationships with clients, meeting with customers during meetings & sales events and providing input to help develop specified applications and solutions. The role is site based, with occasional travel once developed into the role.

Essential requirements include:

- A degree in Chemistry (or related)

- Strong GC/LC/MS operation & maintenance experience

- A hands on approach and willingness to continue to learn new things

- An ambitious and highly personable attitude

Desirable requirements:

- A natural aptitude for “tinkering” with electronics and instrumentation

- Software/programming knowledge

- Method development and validation skills

In return our client can offer a dynamic and varied role, excellent development & progression and competitive salary!

Apply to VRS now to be considered for this unique opportunity!

Key Words: GC-MS, Gas chromatography, LC-MS, LC, HPLC, liquid chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography, MS, mass spectrometry, GC-FID, GC, Analytical, Engineer, Method development, Validation, Applications, training, Hardware, Software, Birmingham, West Midlands VRS8233RS.

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