Tracing its roots back over 100 years, Solenis is a leading global manufacturer of speciality chemicals. Solenis support a range of markets including chemical processing, biorefining, and power. Headquartered in Delaware, USA, the organisation boasts 39 manufacturing facilities worldwide, employing over 5,000 professionals in 120 countries. As such, Solenis would make an excellent choice for anyone wanting to stay local but with a drive to work for an industry-leading international organisation. Sustainability is a priority for Solenis who strive to reduce water, energy, and raw material waste to improve efficiency in their operations. The organisation offers full-time, paid internships to qualified students and flexible employment opportunities to graduates in various business disciplines. Solenis drive a culture of personal growth, investing in professional and personal development and committing to annual culture surveys. FACT: Solenis was recognised as a 2021 US Best Managed Company for excellent Management Skills and Practices.
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Nutra-Pharma conducts research in pharmaceutical, nutritional, cosmetics and Agri-Tech fields to provide health products that support everyone. Located in the Boole Technology Centre in Lincoln’s Science and Innovation Park, Nutra-Pharma has a vision to make the science and healthcare economy more transparent, providing actionable scientific discoveries, data and insight. Forming networks with clients and universities to tackle a range of challenges, the business’ current projects include investigating Nano Iron in plants in collaboration with Nottingham Trent University, working with the University of West Indies on carbon capture, and teaming up with De Montford University on a project focusing on the analysis of miniature tablet coating. The diverse nature of their industry-leading research makes them an exciting potential graduate employer offering the ability to create contacts and work collaboratively to solve important, real-world, issues. If you have a passion for science and want to make a difference to the lives of others, Nutra-Pharma would provide an exciting start to your graduate career.
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Tillots Pharma is a fast-growing international pharmaceuticals company headquartered in Basel, Switzerland and employs over 300 people worldwide. Focusing on the field of gastroenterology, Tillotts Pharma develop and market innovative pharmaceutical products that are licensed both internally and externally in over 65 countries. Serving the UK from their base in Lincoln, Tillotts is dedicated to developing their employees’ skills and supporting their professional development, encouraging entrepreneurship and rewarding outstanding performance. With competitive salaries and support for a healthy work/life balance, Tillotts strives to provide a workplace that promotes personal development and recognition of extraordinary performance among a host of other benefits. Tillotts could make a superb employer as you make your steps into the pharmaceuticals industry.
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Elsoms Seeds are prime traders and breeders in agricultural seeds and have remained at the forefront of their market since their inception over 175 years ago. The company has seen remarkable success and received many prestigious awards for the excellent products they produce. Elsoms is not only involved in farming, a substantial portion of the company is also focused on active research into the breeding of specialised seeds to investigate how best to reduce crop waste and promote sustainability. The business does this by supporting PhD students through active research collaborations. As an employer that aims to be a pioneer of the industry, Elsoms is dedicated to its values of specialism, integrity, and building relationships. Elsoms is a unique employer that may challenge the expectations of graduates and continually push them through active research and environmental management. Offering roles from machine maintenance to seed research specialisms, Elsoms have a lot to offer for anyone looking to start their career in an area of the industry you may not have expected!
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Founded in 2017, Arden Biotechnology is a biological research organisation centred on agriculture and livestock, making it a pioneer in Lincolnshire’s Agri-Tech research community. The company strives to optimise innovative technology to further its sector-leading research in antimicrobial alternatives, providing essential findings for meat production across the county. Arden Biotechnology is a pioneer in Lincolnshire’s Agri-Tech and industrial research community. As a strong believer in collaboration, Arden Biotechnology works with partners around the world in a joint pursuit to develop a biocontrol that prevents poultry disease. Due to their rapid expansion, Arden is always on the look for graduates to join their team in scientific and non-scientific roles. A career at Arden Biotechnology would enable you to make a real difference in the Agri-Food industry, for a rapidly growing organisation that invests in its employees.
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Micronclean is a unique business that offers advanced cleaning services, innovative cleanrooms, and technical workwear services to large-scale clients worldwide. These clients range from the NHS and emergency services to various industrial partner areas such as pharmaceutical manufacturing, aeronautics, and food production. As such, Micronclean’s work underpins a variety of essential services across the UK that require sterile products and processes. Innovation is a key driver for Micronclean’s success, and the business has recently benefitted from international expansion by opening a brand-new facility in India. The organisation also has a strong relationship with the University of Lincoln, undertaking a series of projects as part of the Graduate Skills Builder Scheme and actively seeking graduates who share their values to join their business. Micronclean have a lot to offer graduates looking to make their steps into employment, by offering a host of enticing benefits ranging from a Profit Related Pay Scheme to a focus on career progression and development.
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The Lincolnshire Co-op is an independent consumer co-operative that operates in Lincolnshire and its surrounding areas. In business since 1961, the society now has over 215 outlets, with its main trading activity being food stores, funeral homes, travel agencies, florists and pharmacies. With over 289,000 members and over 3,000 employees, Lincolnshire Co-op has been named one of the country’s top employers and has been named a platinum ‘Investor in People’. Lincolnshire Co-op has a lot to offer their employees, including a generous annual leave entitlement and competitive rates of pay that is negotiated with trade unions. On top of this, employees can benefit from a range of development opportunities, discretionary staff bonuses based on the society’s performance, and a staff suggestion scheme (with a maximum reward of £1,000 for ‘Suggestion of the Year’).
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Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company that provides a unique range of analytical testing services to make life and the environment safer, healthier, and more sustainable. They are a world leader in food, environment, pharmaceutical testing, with an added speciality in AgroScience clinical research. Operating a food and water testing plant in Grimsby, Eurofins is looking for students and graduates for paid placements and full-time roles from diverse disciplines, from science and engineering, to finance, IT, HR and communications. Eurofins assist colleagues in their professional and personal development through their e-learning platform, the Eurofins Academy. The company’s two-year management training programme is designed to challenge you and help you be the best version of yourself – putting you on the fast track to running your own business unit within the company.
FACT: In a little over 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France, to more than 800 laboratories worldwide – employing over 50,000 staff across a network of more than 900 independent companies in over 50 countries.
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The United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest hospital trusts in the UK, responsible for a population of over 720,000 people and operating 4 hospitals across the county (Lincoln City, Grantham, Boston and Louth). The United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust offers a wealth of opportunities for graduate-level employment and a wide range of graduate schemes in various specialisms, such as the Scientist Training Programme and the Digital, Data and Technology Scheme. Some of the NHS graduate schemes allow for applicants from any degree subject area so be sure not to restrict your search to only schemes directly related to your course area.
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