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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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Software company offering solutions to the transport industry

Salary: £25,000 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: Chippenham

Graduate Scientific Account Manager job for Environmental Science or Chemistry graduates in Hertfordshire

Salary: £25,000 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: Hitchin

Graduate Compliance Assistant job for Environmental and Science graduates

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: Birmingham

This is an exciting opportunity to work as part of BFS (Blow Fill Seal) Operations, where you will work as part of a team who dispense, manufacture, f...

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: Runcorn

The Packaging Technician will troubleshoot and resolve equipment issues in a quick and effective manner. This role follows a STEM Pathway Programme, o...

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: Runcorn

Trainee Toxicologist job for science graduates in Hampshire

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: Guildford

You will work in a research focused environment alongside world leading scientists and professional engineers addressing technically challenging probl...

Salary: £25,881 to £30,449 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: Didcot

Graduate Analyst job available with a leading Environmental consultancy at their office in central London.

Salary: £26,000 to £28,000 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: London

We are seeking to recruit a bright and driven graduate to join our team as an Assistant Supply Planner to help us achieve this.

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Named Employer

Location: Leamington Spa

2 year Graduate Scheme working for a chemical manufacturing company based near Derby

Salary: £22,000 to £28,000 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: Derby