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FAQ

What jobs can you do with a Chemistry degree?

Chemistry graduates find employment in research based laboratory jobs and in more commercial, consultative roles.

A list of careers for Chemistry graduates that we have recently placed include:

  • Analytical Chemist
  • Biochemist
  • Toxicologist
  • Research Scientist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Toxicologist
  • Technologist

How can a Chemistry graduate gain the edge in the job market?

As with most scientific degrees it is helpful if candidates possess commercial or postgraduate experience within their preferred discipline.

With a more general degree than some of the other Science subjects it can be useful to take specialisms within Chemistry - Organic, Inorganic, or Analytical chemistry all being examples.

What is the average starting salary for a Chemistry graduate?

The average salary for a Chemistry graduate in a job related to their degree is around £23,000. We work with employers from many different sectors but find that the most lucrative opportunities are often within the oil and gas sectors.

This is the STEM Graduates job board section.  Those looking for grad jobs, grad schemes, postgrad jobs or any other type of employment can do a job search using the filters on the right around the location, degree, graduation year, opportunity type and interest.  It is regularly updated make sure you check back for and search for new opportunities.

 

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Laboratory Technician opportunity in Northampton for Chemistry Graduates

Salary: £18,000 to £20,000 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: Northampton

The co-ordination and technical administration of customer’s food chemistry, contaminants and authenticity surveillance programmes. To act as the inte...

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Named Employer

Location: Bracknell

Opportunity to join a 2 year technical graduate scheme at Tarmac. Candidates must be on course for a 2.1 degree

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: Bristol

Opportunity to join a 2 year technical graduate scheme at Tarmac. Candidates must be on course for a 2.1 degree.

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: Leicestershire

Opportunity to join a 2 year technical graduate scheme at Tarmac. Candidates must be on course for a 2.1 degree.

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: County Durham

Opportunity to join a 2 year technical graduate scheme at Tarmac. Candidates must be on course for a 2.1 degree.

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: Solihull

Opportunity to join a 2 year technical graduate scheme at Tarmac. Candidates must be on course for a 2.1 degree.

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: Derby

12 month technical placement in Bristol for an undergraduate student who is predicted a 2.1 degree.

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Placement Year - Named Employer

Location: Bristol

12 month technical placement for an undergraduate student who is predicted a 2.1 degree.

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Placement Year - Named Employer

Location: Leicester

Scientific Sales Job for Chemistry graduates in the North West

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: Macclesfield