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Materials Engineer - Composites

Nottinghamshire   •  £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits   •  Permanent, Full time


An opportunity had arisen for materials engineer to join a multinational organisation who specialise in the development and manufacture of advanced materials within the aerospace, automotive and industrial sectors. As a materials engineer you play a pivotal role in implementing continuous improvement processes and generating new test methods. In addition, you will support the R&D department carrying out various physical and analytical test on material specimens.

To be successful as a materials engineer you should ideally hold a degree within a relevant engineering discipline: (Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Process Engineering or Aerospace Engineering.) And possess commercial experience within a technical, manufacturing environment.

Materials Engineer Responsibilities:

* Support in the research and development of new products.
* Implement continuous improvement processes.
* Develop new test methods as required; propose & implementing agreed improvements to existing procedures & processes.
* Carry out mechanical and analytical tests to support the expansion of material applications.
* Troubleshoot test failures and rectify any irregularities.

Materials Engineer Requirements:

* Ideally hold a degree within a relevant engineering discipline: (Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Process Engineering or Aerospace Engineering.)
* Possess commercial experience within a technical, manufacturing environment.
* Knowledge & experience around composite materials would be highly advantageous.
* Effective project management and communication skills, and be able to work both independently and as a team member.
* Proficient in the use of Microsoft applications: Word, Excel, Outlook etc.

Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 (Dependent on experience) + Benefits - Pension Contribution - 25 Days Holiday + Banks

Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm (37.5 Hours per week)

If you have the skills and experience required and are keen to be part of a leading materials organisation then get in touch with Lewis Cox at Cranleigh Scientific with your CV.


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

  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Contact: Lewis Cox
  • Phone: 01483548804
  • Reference: 6269
  • Posted: 11th September 2019
  • Expires: 9th October 2019

Cranleigh Scientific

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