Junior Chemist (PO2)

January 6th, 2024
Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
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About the role: 
Our client, a government organisation, is seeking a Junior Chemist to join their team based in the western suburbs of Brisbane. This role is a full time, 6-month contract, with the view to permanent.

Main duties include testing client samples, reporting results and maintaining the equipment. There will be some travel involved to meet with clients, which can include weekend, interstate, or intrastate locations.

Although experience is preferred, graduates are also welcome to apply. 

To be considered for this position, please submit a current resume addressing your suitability to the following requirements:
  • A tertiary qualification in Chemistry;
  • Experience operating laboratory equipment, particularly gas-chromatography;
  • Field work experience related to mining, water, soil or air sampling is highly regarded;
  • A strong understanding of safety protocols relevant to remote field work;
  • A current C class driver’s license;
  • The ability to work autonomously and meet strict deadlines;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills to liaise effectively with clients and internal stakeholders;
  • Be available for travel on a regular basis to remote locations.
If you think this could be the role for you then please apply now! Please send us a cover letter AND a detailed resume in WORD format (PDFs can be corrupted / not processed).  

Or, if you have any questions, please contact Steph on 07 3175 0680.

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