Dependent on experience
Reporting to the Technical Manager, Carry out product development and technical service activities. Laboratory based hands on role carrying out new development projects collaborating with the technical centre, commercial, operational and procurement teams.
Build technical relationships with customers and suppliers (international travel will be involved). Develop new solutions, generate additional business, improve current products & quality. This position serves as a direct link between customers and the business with responsibility for responding to technical and application issues, creating, measuring and communicating results and initiating action on those results to create valued solutions.
Technical Service Responsibilities Include:
Achieve efficiency and excellence in technical service to existing customers. • Provide answers to internal and external customers on the best use of our products.
Conduct technical assistance at our customers location.
Organize and analyse data, explains conclusions/outcomes to management, customers, and commercial personnel. Make suggestions for future investigations.
Conduct processing trials as well as basic property characterization.
Co-ordinate outsources testing with external laboratories where necessary
Track project activities, and setting estimated completion dates of activities, consulting and seeking clarification to get job done correctly, accountable for tracking of all materials and data associated with project, and offer suggestions and improvements to processes
Develop new technologies and formulations to adapt our current products to new applications and new markets. • Develop fundamental understanding to relate how process and material characteristics influence performance properties on the finished products.
Identify and quantify product improvement opportunities.
Plan industrial trials to produce new materials.
Provide honest assessment of project feasibility.
Technical Service Experience:
Degree qualified in materials science, chemistry or polymer materials.
Worked in a similar position within technical service or materials testing/development.
Strong technical knowledge of polymer materials.
Good communications skills.
To apply for this position please forward your details to email@example.com.
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.