Company: Peterson
Skills: Chemist
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Peterson Recruitment are currently looking for a Site Chemist for one of our external clients.


Duties & Responsibilities

Duties will included ensuring an adequate level of stock is held on site and ensuring we are not in breach of our permitted allowance of tonnage of waste. - Preparation of loads for disposal - ensuring all paperwork / labelling / purchase orders / booking and transport is in place prior to disposal of waste. - Waste acceptance - inspection and acceptance of waste from offshore and onshore locations including waste identification and classification where necessary. - Permit compliance - Ensuring that all activities performed on site fall within our site permit and providing guidance to staff / management with regards to permit compliance. - Waste analysis - Ensuring with a testing suite that the waste falls within our caveats / permit acceptance and also that our discharge from site falls within the permitted allowance set out by Scottish Water(TPH, COD, pH, Metals). Guidance - Providing guidance to members of staff of site, colleagues within the company and to clients on matters including classification of wastes, packing and transport in line with ADR regulations and storage of wastes in line with HSG71. This requires an up to date knowledge of legislation and a desire to keep staff safe and educated.



Full UK Driving Licence

Degree in chemistry


Peterson offers safe, reliable and value added risk management and logistics solutions to the energy, shipping and agricultural industry globally from strategic locations. Additionally, we offer specialist activities including inspection and certification of a broad range of products. Founded in 1920, Peterson is non-stock listed and family-owned. Together with sister company Control Union we operate in over 70 countries worldwide.


Peterson operates across many different industries. From agriculture to coal and minerals and from oil and gas to biofuels and biomass, together we are One Peterson. We offer three core activities, namely quality assurance, integrated logistics and related activities. Related activities include recruitment, procurement, project and consultancy services.