Our client is a global provider of high performance products for the marine, yacht and protective coatings markets. As a world leader they operate in a highly competitive market environment that demands continuous product innovation. That means R&D is at the forefront, providing a vital, worldwide contribution to the on-going success of the company.
They have over 300 chemists, based at their main UK operation in Gateshead, researching and developing products to support a global business. It is an ideal environment for ambitious individuals seeking to further their careers within a company committed to growth and success through technology.
They currently have some excellent career opportunities for trainee chemists to join the Technical Laboratories based in Felling.
Working within the technical laboratories the role will include formulation support including short-term development projects and dealing with technical queries. A born communicator you will liase with all areas of the technical services departments throughout the regions. You will be involved in the development of new and novel coating chemistries including new polymer systems, to help develop the next generation of protective coatings for a wide range of end users.
These opportunities are open to a wide range of applicants at all levels, including Chemistry A-level students who will be capable of studying to degree level part time (through day release). Our clients’ emphasis is on recruiting the right candidates, with the potential to make a positive contribution to the Laboratory teams. Experience in the formulating, manufacture and testing of coatings and knowledge of ISO quality systems would be advantageous.
These positions offer an excellent opportunity to progress your career and to be part of the growth of the worldwide team and business and they offer competitive salaries, first class benefits and re-location assistance if required. All successful candidates will receive comprehensive training.