Technical Consultant - Chemistry

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Dates that interviews will take place
On Going
competitive salary
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced Technical Consultant within the Water Industry? Are you a Risk Assessor?

Latis Scientific develops its business by providing a premium technical service to their clients and by adding value where ever possible. Latis Scientific is a market leading provider of laboratory services.

Our strength is the high level of technical expertise and consultancy we offer all our customers and the quality of the science we perform.


About the role

About the role

  • A consultant with considerable experience of services associated with water and the regulations and guidance appertaining thereto.
  • Responsible for ensuring full compliance with the regulatory requirements associated with the ACoP, L8 and Water Quality Regulations.
  • To ensure that agreed procedures and policies are followed for site work, carry out independent consultancy visits and office based technical support for laboratory analytical results to customers.

What will I be doing?

  • You will discuss site findings and laboratory results with clients and provide recommendations with regards to remedial and preventative actions required to establish a suitable water quality for the relevant system.
  • You will complete site work ensuring that all method statements and procedures are followed and to notify the regional manager of any deficiency in or problem with works carried out on site at the time of the visit.
  • You will assist with method development and internal technical audits of staff and operational processes.
  • You will ensure water quality technicians complete their works to a satisfactory standard in accordance with company procedures.
  • You will deliver proactive account management to a portfolio of key accounts.
  • You will ensure contractual obligations are met on site.
  • You will actively feedback any new sales opportunities that may arise with a particular focus on closed/process systems and work alongside senior consultants to develop opportunities within existing sites.
  • You will manage the overall customer satisfaction of contracts managed.
  • You will monitor feedback from customers to measure their satisfaction with company products.
  • You will provide customers with information about company products and services.
  • You will maintain an awareness of product development amongst competitors.                                                                                                                                                                                                 
  • You will ensure all water quality technicians concerns are dealt with, and that they can perform their required tasks with minimum risk to health and safety on themselves and others.
  • You will carry out legionella risk assessments on all system types.

What are the requirements?

  • Preferably educated to degree level in a chemistry associated degree.
  • Must have more than five years of legionella risk assessment experience on complex water systems.
  • Water industry experience.
  • Good knowledge of interpretation of chemistry analytical results with regards to water quality preferred (training will also be given on job)
  • Good technical understanding and knowledge of our products.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Confident and professional manner.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Good team working skills.
  • You must hold a valid UK driving licence and have access to a vehicle.

Who we are

A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We have an open and inclusive culture, focussed on quality, delivery, ownership, leadership and a working environment based on trust and mutual respect for all. 

Latis Scientific is an equal opportunities employer.

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