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Graduate Job Graduate Quality Engineer

Vacancy Type: Graduate Job
Employer: Apollo Chemicals Ltd
Reference: J464
Salary: £20,000 – £22,000  

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Apollo is one of the largest privately owned UK manufacturers of adhesives and liquid coatings. Products are supplied worldwide across a range of industrial, construction and end-user markets. Supply is direct and via distributors, under the Apollo Adhesives and private-label brands.

The company was established in 1972 and is recognised within the adhesives industry and by its customers for technical expertise and commitment to service. Growth has been rapid in recent years, especially within the construction market. Apollo has recently invested in new premises, distribution facilities and an IT system to facilitate this growth. It is also currently reviewing its strategy and recognises the importance of developing a deeper understanding of its markets and customer base.

This is an excellent time for a graduate to join Apollo. There is a real opportunity for employees to play a role in shaping the future of the company. New employees can expect to enter a company that is constantly evolving within a supportive working environment.

Using the academic underpinning of your degree and technical expertise, the role of the Quality Engineer is one of continuous improvement.  You will look at how improvements can be made to the manufacturing process.  Using supportive data you will work closely with production and communicate your ideas, implementing appropriate changes that will make the business more effective and ultimately increase profits.

You will have achieved a minimum of a 2:2 degree classification in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering, good A levels – Chemistry being one of them and Maths and English at GCSE. An understanding of polymers would be beneficial but not essential.

You will be:-

•             Analytical, able to interpret data.

•             Possess good attention to detail

•             Be a good communicator – able to communicate your findings effectively

•             Proactive – this role is about driving improvement.  This is not a back office engineering role

•             Like working with people and being part of strong friendly team

•             Have an inquisitive nature

Discovery Graduates are the retained managing consultants.  All applications will be processed through Discovery.  We regret due to the high volume of applications we receive; only those successful on application will be contacted for interviews.  In the event that you are unsuccessful for this opportunity, we may still be able to help you and we will retain your application and consider you for other opportunities.

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Location: West Midlands

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