Chemistry Undergraduate (Campact)

City: Hexham   Contract Type: Full-time     Job-Code: 1548   Department:   


Starting Summer 2023.


Your Tasks

  • Complete a 12 month placement within our Chemical Plant

  • Providing project, operational and administrative support, working closely with all engineering and operational disciplines at Campact.

  • Undertaking specific projects as allocated by the Technical Manager or Plant Director; making improvement recommendations where appropriate.

  • Assist the Technical Manager with quality issues and investigations as required.

  • Analyse resin test results and testing status for presentation at production meetings.

  • Maintain the database of relevant raw material properties.

  • Carry out data analysis and laboratory based projects.

  • Check and maintaining test equipment. 

  • Perform all allocated tasks for the department in a timely and accurate manner.

  • Maintain reports, statistics and other written documents.

  • Support quality and health and safety initiatives.

  • Attend training and development events as and when necessary.


Our Requirements

  • Completed 2 years of your Chemistry degree and are looking for a 12 month placement to complement your studies.

  • A good standard of MS Office products(Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

  • You are highly organised and have an analytical approach to your work.

  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy.


We Offer

  • The opportunity to join the largest manufacturing employer in Northumberland focussed on quality, customer service, the environment and sustainability. A great place to develop both personally and professionally by gaining valuable, practical insight and experience from working in a busy Chemical Plant, Campact Limited. Competitive employee benefits and pension scheme. Rewarding and varied job role. Technologically advanced systems and processes. Comprehensive induction process, progressive training and development.



Your Contact

Philip Maloney, HR

T 01434 602191


We create more from wood. With more than 10,000 employees in 10 countries who work with passion, upholding our family values and innovative spirit. This is how we create products for furniture, interior design, construction as well as laminate flooring. We keep moving and are always developing – manufacturing new products, tapping into emerging markets and generating exciting prospects for everyone that works with us.