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R&T Process Technician - Materials - Cambridgeshire

Cambridgeshire   •  Bonus + Benefits   •  Permanent, Full time

R&T Technician - Process - Pilot Plant - Cambridgeshire £ Competitive salary

We require a Research and Technology (R&T) Technician to join an industry leader in the manufacture of industrial fabrics and composite materials. This is a pivotal role and you will be focused on supporting the R&T Process team in the effective delivery of research focused projects.

R&T Technician responsibilities include:
*Perform trials on pilot equipment, reporting the outcome of pilot trials and maintaining equipment
*Responsible for safe functioning of pilot equipment. Occasionally, to support risk management investigations
*Responsible for sourcing of raw materials and consumables needed for trials
*Responsible for storage of finished samples and products
*Responsible for undertaking defined projects, or carry out work in specific technical areas
*Support Lab activity
*Contribute in projects to upgrade existing pilot capacity and capability and to develop improvements to working methods
*Communicate progress of projects, data from experiments to all necessary levels, by verbal or written communication, which could include technical reports and presentations to an internal audience

R&T Technician - Required Qualifications:

*Ideally educated to HNC or equivalent along with a good level of experience working in a prepreg manufacturing environment, or similar
*Sound understanding of mechanical principles and direct experience of machine operation
*A background of working with and understanding pilot equipment and processes
*Competent to undertake day to day activities with minimal guidance
*Able to demonstrate a proactive and methodical approach to work
*Competent IT skills
*Awareness of good practice in terms of health and safety
*Reliable with good time management experience. Strong team player - able and willing to actively contribute to project team
*Good communication skills (written and verbal)

Salary - £ Competitive + Excellent Company Benefits

If you are interested in applying, please forward your CV to Gareth Emmett - gareth@cranleighsci.co.uk for immediate review.

You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Posted: 14th February 2018
  • Expires: 14th March 2018
  • Reference: BBBH5249