Senior Analyst

Shirley® requires a Senior Analyst to work at their Laboratory based in Manchester. The position offers career progression opportunities for a hardworking individual with excellent organisation skills and the ability to meet deadlines along with the attributes detailed below:

 Details of Role:

  • Preparation and analysis of textile and related samples using a variety of wet chemistry methods and a wide range of analytical techniques.
  • Method development and maintenance of GC/MS, GC/TQ and LC/DAD/TQ methods.
  • Limited client liaison and writing technical reports.

Principal responsibilities

  • Preparation and analysis of textile and related samples
  • Development and maintenance of GC/MS, GC/TQ and LC/DAD/TQ methods
  • Write technical reports as and when required.

 Qualifications:

  • Minimum chemistry qualification BSC degree level or equivalent

Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years working within an analytical chemistry department.
  • Experience of GC/MS, GC/TQ and LC/DAD/TQ method setup and maintenance is essential.
  • Experience of any of the following would be an advantage:
    • Thermal desorption GC/MSICP-MS
    • UV/VIS
    • FTIR
    • DSC
    • ISO 17025
    • Experience of textiles and/or related materials (including plastic and metallic)
    • Computer software (LIMS, Office, instrument software)

Senior Analyst - Manchester