Graduate Chemist

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Date: May 19, 2023

Location: Whyalla, South Australia, AU

Company: Bureau Veritas

Have you ever found yourself asking if your current company can offer more?  


“I want to work in a supportive environment that also gives me the room to do my own thing” 


“I want to work in a company with a global reputation that opens the doorway to countless future possibilities” 


Make an impact doing work you can be proud of at Bureau Veritas. Your career is about more than building a resume — it’s a chance to leave your mark. 


The Role:

We have a unique opportunity for a Graduate Chemist or a Junior Chemist looking to change your focus. Working with experienced Chemists and Managers in our laboratories, you will gain great industry exposure. You might be performing routine laboratory analysis along with the electronic reporting of results. Or, you might be involved in test method development. Working in a fast turnaround laboratory where you will focus on analytical testing and troubleshooting, will undoubtedly increase your knowledge of NATA accreditation process.


A knowledge and interest in machines, engines and motor mechanics will also be highly desirable as it will give you a great appreciation for the application and importance of the work you undertake. This role is based in Whyalla and will require you to live in this location.



  • Completion of Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Chemistry Exposure to Geoanalytical Laboratory processes
  • Knowledge of Laboratory methods associated with minerals testing – Wet Chemistry, XRF, Fire Assay
  • Exposure to data analytical software (Matlab preferred)
  • Knowledge of NATA and ISO quality systems would be highly regarded.


Ongoing Drug & Alcohol testing will be a requirement of working on site.


The benefits 

We offer a competitive salary and an opportunity to advance your career in a leading global organisation, as well as: 

  • Fantastic Training and Development opportunities; an annual review to plan your career development. 
  • WhereFit Membership – Discounted Health & Wellbeing Platform 
  • Free access to our Employee Assistance Program supported by Lifework’s 
  • Discounted Health Insurance with Bupa 


Apply now to join Bureau Veritas and help us create a brighter future for our next generations, and a safer society for us all.


About Bureau Veritas

Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification services. Founded in 1828, the group has in excess of 82,000 employees in 1,400 sites located in 140 countries. In the Pacific Region, Bureau Veritas Minerals are renowned for the quality and breadth of our capabilities across Geoanalytical Testing, Mineral Processing, Mineralogy and Metals & Minerals Trade.


Bureau Veritas are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.