At CPI we work with our partners to translate inventions into products and processes that enhance health and well-being, protect and improve our environment and increase productivity across industries.
With a deep understanding of innovation processes and funding, outstanding technical expertise and industry relevant assets, we enable products and processes to be quickly and cost-effectively brought to market. This supports the development of next-generation manufacturing, highly-skilled jobs and economic growth for the UK.
Our partners operate across many diverse markets including pharmaceuticals, speciality chemicals, food and drink, electronics and transportation.
Fixed term for 12 weeks, 37 hours per week.
CPI’s Formulation department is providing an opportunity for a summer placement student to join its existing team. The placement opportunity will allow the student to gain hands on experience in preparing, testing and reporting elements in powder processing projects, in line with the formulations strategy and industry needs, in order to contribute to the realisation of project objectives.
Duties of the role include:
We are seeking to recruit a candidate who is currently undertaking a degree (or equivalent) in a Chemistry or related subject. The successful candidate should have experience in various analytical tools such as NIR, particle size/shape analyser, Raman spectroscopy alongside experience of IT packages such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook. The successful candidate will be involved in a strategic project to contribute in building capability on process analytical technology (PAT) for twin-screw wet granulation.
At CPI, we offer a wide range of benefits to our employees, including: family friendly policies, flexible holidays and holiday purchasing schemes, opportunities for learning and development, generous pension plan, life assurance and accident insurance schemes.
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