Water Treatment Scientist / Engineer

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£28,000 Per Annum
Opportunity Type:
Graduate Job - Agency Client
STEM Graduates
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Water Treatment Scientist / Engineer

Job Location: Oxfordshire, M4 corridor to Bristol
Job Salary: £28,000 starting, rising to £32,000 after 12 months
Job Sectors: Graduate Science Jobs / Environmental Science Jobs / Chemistry Jobs / Microbiology Jobs / Water Science Jobs / Scientist Jobs

We are currently working with a water treatment company headquartered in Hertfordshire, who are looking for an environmental science or related graduate with some industry experience to join their small but growing permanent team.

They are looking for candidates who are self-motivated, with great personal drive and with the confidence to visit different customers on a day to day basis and strike up conversations. This is a field-based position, so you will be working remotely travelling to customer sites.
The company offer great progression routes through their company, and salary progression to match following the successful completion of the qualifying period.
Job Responsibilities:

You will be travelling to different customer sites around the region, monitoring and sampling their water services.
Analysing results from recent samples
Helping customers and satisfying technical questions
Developing customer accounts

Job Requirements:

A 2:2 or above in a Microbiology, Environmental Science or Chemistry related degree
Experience in the water industry is preferable, but not essential
Some industry experience relating to this role is required (lab, consultancy etc.)
Excellent communication skills are a must for this role, as well as the confidence to converse with different customers on a day to day basis
A valid UK driving license is essential
You must be comfortable with frequent travel around Wales, South West England etc, and maybe even further