Researcher - Organic Coated Products
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
£Competitive Salary plus Benefits including Final Salary Pension Scheme
Our client seeks to find the best possible metals based solutions for the major markets as well as to continuously improve production processes with respect to quality and cost, as well as protection of the environment.
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Researcher in the process and product development of strip steels.
The post holder will work in, and may in some cases lead, project teams in research to enhance existing coating technologies, develop new fast coating techniques and investigate the physical and weathering characterisations of coated strip steels. The development of external contacts, via industry or academia, is critical to research delivery.
The successful candidate will hold a degree or equivalent in a technical subject such as physics, chemistry, chemical engineering or materials science, with a Masters or PhD level qualification being desirable. The candidate should also ideally have industrial experience in polymer process and / or product development. This position requires an innovator with strong communication skills who actively seeks responsibility and can demonstrate enthusiasm for team working.
Located in Rotherham, this role is commutable from areas such as Sheffield, Chesterfield, Mansfield, Macclesfield, Doncaster, Barnsley, Huddersfield and Wakefield.