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Material Engineer Loc: Leeds

Yorkshire & Humberside   •  55-60K neg.  •  Permanent, Full time


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Material Engineer in the area of nonwoven textiles to join a leading R&D, innovation company in the field of textile and nonwoven materials. The successful candidate will be involved in number of projects relevant to nonwoven materials, such as packaging, clothing, filtration, wipes, environmental sustainability, etc.

Key Qualifications and experience

MSc or PhD in Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Textile Engineering, or related Discipline with several years proven experience in non-woven textiles.

Excellent understanding of methods for improving product performance

Experience and understanding of material structure and properties

Experience in concept development through commercialisation

Experience in designing projects through the product development process

The Material Engineer is expected to have the following attributes:

Self-motivation and ability to work independently and under pressure.

The ability to communicate technical concepts clearly, both verbally and in writing.

The ability to liaise with clients on technical matters
Excellent attention to details as well as ability to multi-task.

Excellent report writing including summary and recommendations.

Good presentation skills over web conference and in person.

The ability to conduct client meetings independently.

The ability to assist in the development of technical proposals/pitches to potential and existing clients.

Skills: nonwovens product development, sorbents, filtration media, wipes, Innovation, R&D, Manufacturing.

To apply for this position, candidates must be living in the UK and eligible to work in the UK


You must have the right to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: ST Recruitment
  • Contact: Sam
  • Phone: 01737241823
  • Reference: NLE06
  • Updated: 16th May 2022
  • Expires: 13th June 2022

ST Recruitment

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