Graduate chemist sample job advertisement

This sample job advertisement for a graduate chemist has an accompanying graduate chemist sample resume and graduate chemist sample cover letter specifically written for the position to help you put together a winning job application.


We are a well known, global chemical company who are renowned for the manufacture of adhesives and sealants. We are looking for a chemist to join our well established and experienced team. Reporting to the Laboratory Manager, you will be working in a busy laboratory and you will be required to display initiative and a very good attention to detail. Your major responsibility will involve the testing of raw materials, and manufactured and packaged products.

Your other duties will include:

  • testing of raw materials and finished products via standard wet chemistry and physical testing
  • calibrating laboratory instruments
  • improving existing formulations
  • compiling complex reports
  • ordering consumables

As the successful candidate you will possess a minimum B.Sc. majoring in Chemistry and ideally have proven experience in testing in a manufacturing environment. Proficiency in MS Word and Outlook is a must.

In addition you will be self-motivated and have a can-do attitude. The ability to communicate effectively in cross-functional teams as well as with external clients is also essential. Candidates who come across as hard working, with commitment and dedication, will be highly regarded.

Recent chemistry graduates are encouraged to apply.

To apply, address your application to:
Christina Wilson
Laboratory Manager
Pendury Adhesives
5 Albert Lane
Rigby WA 6500

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