R & D Technician

Job Title: R & D Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucestershire
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 959007_1551117438
Contact Name: Sharon Staines
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 25, 2019 17:57

Job Description

Research & Development Technician

An exciting opportunity has arisen with my client. They are a successful Engineering company that are offering a stable and lucrative career in their R& D Department.

They require an R&D Technician to undertake Mechanical and environmental testing of unique products.

The role for Research and Development Technician will involve
Manufacturing to exacting standards samples for sales, in-house testing and external testing.

Undertaking in-house testing and validation of products, which includes:
oMechanical testing
oWeathering/Exposure testing
oFire testing - use of in-house furnace (not essential)
Supporting with product, process and equipment development.
Undertaking application and commissioning trials, which include:
oHand application of materials.
oUse of single leg spray equipment.
Hand preparation and laminating of composite materials.
Manufacturing of wooden moulds.
Adhering to full Health and Safety standards.

The successful candidate for R & D Technician will have

*Must be NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering
*Strong practical skills
*Experience of handling composites and wood.
*Experience of Spraying equipment and materials
*Must be a proactive team player, with a positive 'can do' attitude; a problem solver

The benefits of working for this company are:

*They offer competitive rates of pay.
*They offer job security and stability, as they have a sustainable client base.
*Potential career progression.
*An interesting and challenging role
*They promote a positive, approachable and welcoming culture throughout the company.

For further details, please contact Sharon Staines by email on - or by phone on 01453 796619

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