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Gas Chromatography (GC) – Technical Expert

Location - Manchester

Salary Negotiable dependent on experience

Consider yourself a specialist in gas chromatography (GC) analysis within the biopharmaceutical, pharmaceutical and specialist chemical sectors? Experienced in GC troubleshooting, method development and validation? Want to be seen as the ‘go-to’ GC expert with in your team?

Our client, an international leading provider of pharmaceutical testing services, is looking to recruit a Technical Expert in the use of GC instrumentation. The successful individual will possess substantial experience in the use of GC headspace, FID, GCMS and ECD. Key responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Gas chromatography method development and validation
  • Working with sample types including; residual solvents, trace analysis and unknowns
  • Providing technical support and training to junior members of staff
  • Performing troubleshooting activities relating to all areas of GC analysis and operation
  • Acting as the lead scientist within client programmes of work
  • Working in compliance with GLP, GCP and GMP regulations

The ideal candidate will be educated to at least BSc level in a scientific discipline with good, ‘hands-on’ experience working within a regulated scientific environment. You will have demonstrable experience specifically focusing on gas chromatography techniques. Ideally, you will have previous experience in a supervisory capacity and will have performed project coordination activities. You will have strong communication skills with excellent problem solving skills.

In return for your expertise, you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package and, working for a global CRO of this nature will have access to state of the art facilities and market leading analytical instrumentation.

For more information or to apply, please contact Zara Jackson on 01423 813520 or send your CV to

Please note that all applicants for this role should be able to prove that they are legally entitled to work within the UK. Network Scientific Recruitment, part of Network Scientific Ltd. is an Employment Business/Agency.

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