The average pay for a Synthetic Chemist is £13.16 per hour.
The average pay for a Synthetic Chemist is £29,479 per year.
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Job Description for Synthetic Chemist
Synthetic chemistry is the specific science of chemistry, related to creating complex chemical bonds and reactions, in order to build new compounds for specific purpose. A synthetic chemist will typically work in a lab. This chemist can work in a variety of industries, from food additives to pharmaceuticals to industrial solvents. Synthetic chemists work to solve practical problems through the application of chemical synthesis design, testing, and development.Read More...
For a synthetic chemist, the specifics of this application depends on the employer. A synthetic chemist working in the food industry may be tasked with devising artificial means of preserving food products. A synthetic chemist in the pharmaceuticals industry may work with pharmacological chemists to find synthetic chemical processes that create the complex series of actions that cause the drug to work properly within the human body. Synthetic chemists also help to devise cleansers, adhesives, paints, and dyes, which all depend on using intricate, multifaceted chemical bonds and elemental processes.
Most synthetic chemists possess at least an undergraduate degrees in a discipline related to chemistry or chemical engineering. A graduate-level degree may be necessary to ensure promotion within a team devoted to synthetic chemistry. Most synthetic chemists work in a professional laboratory environment during regular daytime hours. (Copyright 2019 PayScale.com)
- Develop, implement and analyze scientific results.
- Prepare and present scientific reports, papers and procedures.
- Maintain a clean laboratory space and accurate work records.
- Design and evaluate synthetic compound production processes.
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