Reynaldo Zaragosa Lachica

Position: Assistant Chemist (Contract Consultant)/UK Chartered Scientist/Chemist
Philippine Address: 1901 K. Intl. 22 Zamora Street, Pandacan, Manila, Philippines 1011
Employer: Magnox/Capita Reourcing UK and Best Pay Limited, UK

MR. REYNALDO Z. LACHICA’s journey as an OFW started in 2002, when he was hired as Sr. Inorganics Chemist by the Robertson Research International Ltd., based in North Wales, United Kingdom.

Currently, he works as an Assistant Chemist in MAGNOX Nuclear Power Plant located in South Gloucestershire, United Kingdom. As an Assistant Chemist, Mr. Lachica efficiently delivers legal and company compliant chemical services to the sites and projects, as well assist in the delivery of the site’s Nuclear De-Fuelling Programme.

He was granted a job level upgrade as a Power Plant Chemist in January 2011, for his outstanding process chemistry technical contributions at his workplace in Norfolk, the United Kingdom. Only a year after, he was awarded the Chartered Chemist (CChem) designation by the United Kingdom Royal Society of Chemistry Membership and Qualification Department after receiving his final chemical registration report. At the same time he was awarded with a certificate in recognition of the Chartered Scientist (CS) designations by the UK Royal Society of Chemistry, the licensed body of the UK Science Council.

In recognition of Mr. Lachica’s outstanding pursuits in the field of Chemistry, he is hereby bestowed the “Bagong Bayani Outstanding Employee Award”, as a symbol of Filipino excellence in scientific endeavor.