Quality Control Team Leader

Thornton-Cleveleys, Lancashire
02 Nov 2017
01 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Thornton-Cleveleys, Lancashire

Excellent Salary and Benefits

The role and you

Based in our state of the art facilities in the North West of England and working within the Quality Control Team, the Quality Control Team Leader will be responsible for managing a team of shift Analysts and Technicians to enable delivery of rapid, accurate and compliant analysis of Victrex process inputs and outputs.

You will be required to manage and schedule testing, analysis and data monitoring of Victrex raw materials. Review and report product quality performance to manufacturing management and co-ordinate quality control databases and identify system improvement. 

The successful candidate will be able to display an analytical and logical approach to work, as well as excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Good working level of IT proficiency and experience leading, managing and coaching a small team is desirable.

Candidates should have in depth knowledge of applied chemistry and materials science within an analytical environment. Proven organisational skills required to enable the management and prioritisation of a time-critical workload.

About us

Victrex plc is the world leader in high performance polymer solutions. Every day, millions of people across the world rely on products which contain our polymers.  From smartphones to oil and gas equipment, medical devices, airplanes and cars, we serve a diverse range of markets, helping our customers to overcome their technological challenges.

We are proud of our impeccable retention rate, and know that our people enjoy being part of and growing with a global company that enables innovation for tomorrow’s world today.

Next steps

In addition to a competitive salary we also provide a range of attractive benefits, including company pension and healthcare schemes. If you believe you have the drive and potential required to join our team, please forward your CV with a covering letter to

HR@victrex.com. (No Agencies). 

Closing Date:  Friday 1 December 2017

Victrex values diversity and encourages applications from all sections of the community.