Renewables Site Chemist Jobs

There are many opportunities for Site Chemist jobs within the Renewables and Recycling sector. A Site Chemist’s primary responsibility is to sort incoming waste from clients and allocate a disposal route as safely and effectively as possible without a damaging environmental impact.

They work on a given site and ensure Health and Safety legislations and processes are adhered to when carrying out activities on site.

Duties and Responsibilities of a Site Chemist

The main duties of a Site Chemist include:

  • Performing waste acceptance analysis and issuing rejections
  • Identifying hazards and precautions
  • Reporting to the Senior Site Chemist
  • Looking at stock control such as conformance checks, labelling for storage and despatch
  • Performing sample, compatibility test and batch processing of waste materials
  • Filling out and retaining documentation regarding the treatment and transfer of waste
  • Updating stock control systems

To become a successful Site Chemist, you are required to have a HND or a degree in Chemistry Environmental Science or a related subject.