Senior Fuels Technologist

08 Nov 2018
06 Dec 2018
Edward McNulty
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Fuels Technologist to join a leading company based in the Oxfordshire area. As the Fuels Technologist you will be responsible for new product development and research projects within the Fuels Component and Formulation Science Team. Responsibilities for this role will also include participation in, and leadership of, project teams developing next generation products in such areas as Cold Flow and Lubricity.


Your duties as the Fuels Technologist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. As the Fuels Technologist you will develop and apply formulation methodology to optimise additive packages for application in a wide range of fuel types

2. As the Fuels Technologist you will be responsible for leading new product development projects and contribute to the formulation, development and deployment of next generation fuel additives

3. As the Fuels Technologist you will supervise and develop chemists to ensure timely delivery of additive performance test data and provide colleague mentoring and coaching

4. You will be responsible for innovative and creative approaches to design and develop new additives to solve a range of technical challenges in the diesel fuel market


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Fuels Technologist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in Chemistry or related discipline.

2. Proven industry experience in formulation and/or technology development activities, particularly in the petroleum and/or additives industry.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with solving technical problems and addressing them with creativity and innovation.

Key Words: Fuel, Technologist, Marine, Engine, Chemistry, Additives, Lubricants, Formulation,

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.