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Technical Development Engineer

  • Location: England
  • Salary: £35k - 50k per year + Benefits per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 days ago

  • Sector: Plastics
  • Function: Manufacturing and production
  • Contact: Fraser Nibbs
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 07947 342669
  • Expiry Date: 09 November 2021
  • Job Ref: 59438

The client is a highly successful thermoplastic polymer distribution & sales company and are looking for an individual to provide a technical support service to customers on the company's full range of products. You will have a good knowledge of polymer materials and/or injection moulding processing knowledge.

This a home based position to cater for customers in the West Midlands and North West regions. 

Technical Development Engineer - Applications, duties include:

· Provide polymer grade selection advice, processing support and troubleshooting.

· Support the internal sales team with any specific polymer challenges or technical issues faced. Manage a pipeline of new projects / business opportunities to ensure everything is being done to commercialise the business into sales income.

· Visit customers to provide advice, processing support and customer service.

· Review customer designs to see if they are fit for production and providing all the support needed.

· active management of the CRM system with project updates, commercialisation dates and other inputs to the sales process.

· Investigate emerging markets to see if company products align and can feature in these new industry sectors and organisations.

The Technical Development Engineer - Applications, will have:

· Processing background within injection moulding/extrusion or be degree qualified in mechanical engineering, polymer chemistry or other related science/engineering degree.

· Confident trouble-shooter and resourceful problem solver.

· Ability to work remotely and manage own time effectively.

· Technically astute but comfortable in having commercial conversations.

· Driving license.

· Good location to service customers in the Midlands, Northwest.

To apply for this opportunity, please email your CV to

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.