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Development Support Technologist

Worcester, Herefordshire   •  £26500 - £28500 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time

CK Group are recruiting for a Development Support Technologist to join our client at their site based in Worcestershire on a full time, permanent basis for a competitive salary.

The Company:
Our client is a specialist company who develop and manufacture flooring products. This is an excellent opportunity to join an industry leading company.

This role is located in Worcestershire. The site is easily commutable from Worcester, Evesham, Warwick, Cheltenham, Redditch, Birmingham and Coventry.

Development Support Technologist:
Our client is looking for a Development Support Technologist to support the development of the next generation of new products and improve existing products.

Your main duties will be to:

  • To take full hands-on responsibility for the agreed in-house product testing within the laboratory.
  • To coordinate external testing including physical, installation and analytical testing.
  • To support the development of new products
  • To report on the performance of new products including the monitoring of test installations.
  • To run small scale development projects when required in accordance with procedure
  • To undertake technical investigations into product failures and to work with suppliers to improve products.
  • Identify opportunities for and deliver incremental improvements in products.
  • To identify opportunities to improve existing products and reduce costs.

Your Background:
The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • Recent graduate ideally with 1-2 years? experience
  • Degree qualified in chemistry/materials science or related
  • A levels including chemistry
  • Understanding and knowledge of PVC and polymer technology would be highly beneficial
  • Understanding of flooring and adhesives would be beneficial

Holiday - 23 days + an extra day for birthday
Hours - Mon-Thurs 8.30-5.15, Friday 8.30-4
Pension - 6% contribution
Health cover - Aviva
Gym membership for a local gym

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 55112 in all correspondence.

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

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Reference: 55112
  • Posted: 13th March 2023
  • Expires: 10th April 2023

CK Group

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