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The New Markets Division is offering an 11-month placement in its Life Science Technologies (LST) business unit. LST focuses exclusively on serving the pharmaceutical, fine chemical and agrochemical markets. Products include a major chiral technologies platform combining biocatalysis and asymmetric hydrogenation, an extensive line of novel palladium coupling catalysts, and supported heterogeneous precious and base metal catalysts.
An industrial placement with LST is a great chance for you to experience life at the leading-edge of the chemical industry whilst developing your technical knowledge and skills. We want to find the best talent to join our company so it’s also an opportunity for us to find people with the right personality for a long-term career in our business. As well as gaining invaluable industrial experience, we’ll fully support your academic commitments during your time with us.
This is an exciting opportunity to experience the day-to-day activities within our R&D facility at the Cambridge Science Park. The primary objective of this placement is the development, testing and synthetic industrial application of chemo-catalysts for redox transformations. The successful candidate will work primarily in the laboratory, in close collaboration with colleagues whose focus is on translating the customer’s needs into a technical process.
This placement is in Cambridge. Please ensure that you are willing and able to live within a commutable distance of the Cambridge Science Park site before applying.
This is an 11-month fixed term contract from: 1st September 2020 – 28th July 2021.
We offer a competitive salary of £18,725 per annum.