Slim pickings continue this week, but here are a few positions for those with experience in...
... coatings, composites, adhesives or formulation. R&D chemist (£18-24k) in North Yorkshire, designing and developing new polymeric coatings and repair composites. Includes occasional overseas travel.
... customer relations and ideally desalination/water treatment/oil & gas. Technical services chemist (£35k) in a large chemical manufacturing organisation in Worcestershire, providing customer and technical support in a desalination lab. Includes 1 month away per year (usually in the Middle East)
... thin film and foam production. Microtarget chemist (£21-30k) at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory in Oxfordshire, producing and characterising microtargets for the Central Laser Facility.
... materials science. Associate editor for Nature Materials, based in the London office. Roles include commissioning, editing and writing articles for the journal, liaising with the scientific community and attending international conferences. Requires a dynamic and outgoing PhD, preferably with postdoc experience.
... the consumer or medical sector. Organic chemist (£32k) in Cambridgeshire, creating, analysing and developing new technologies for medical devices, consumer products and industrial applications. Masters (2:1) required, PhD desirable.