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Materials Quality Technician

Cambridgeshire   •  Negotiable  •  Permanent, Full time


An opportunity has arisen for a Materials Quality Technician to join an industry leading specialist materials organisation at their state of the art facility just south of Cambridge. Within the materials qualification team you will play a pivotal role by supporting the research, manufacturing and laboratory departments in the effective delivery of technical, research focused projects.

To be successful as a Materials Quality Technician you should ideally hold relevant scientific qualification and possess previous laboratory, production or manufacturing experience within a commercial environment.

Materials Quality Technician Responsibilities:

  • Carry out laboratory work including: material fabrication, examination and physical & mechanical testing on various materials.
  • Ensure all qualification tests are documented and recorded correctly.
  • Follow and ensure all safety requirements are adhered to during operational work hours.
  • Ensuring laboratory stocks of equipment, chemicals and other materials relevant to the testing procedures are maintained.
  • Ensuring work areas in the laboratory are left in a clean and tidy condition. Actively supporting 5S activities.
  • Coaching new and existing laboratory staff in any area of expertise.

Materials Quality Technician Requirements:

  • Ideally hold a relevant scientific or engineering qualification.
  • Possess previous technical laboratory, production or manufacturing experience within a commercial environment.
  • Able to demonstrate a proactive, methodical approach to work with a keen eye for detail.
  • Awareness of good practice in terms of health and safety.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

Salary - £.Comp + Excellent Company Benefits + Bonus + Shift Allowance

Working Hours: Monday- Friday: Rotating Shift: 6am - 2pm & 2pm -10pm

If you are a technician looking for a new challenge or feel have the skills required for this opportunity and are interested in applying, please get in touch or forward your CV to Lewis at Cranleigh STEM


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  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Reference: 8167
  • Posted: 10th January 2022
  • Expires: 7th February 2022

Cranleigh Scientific

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