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Polymer Technologist

CK Group
£30000 - £40000 per annum
Closing date
30 Mar 2024

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Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

CK Group are recruiting for a Polymer Technologist on behalf of a leading multinational producer of household plastic products at their site in Cramlington on a permanent basis, offering a salary upto £40,000 per annum. The company offer excellent opportunities for personal development and career progression, as well as structured training.

The Role:
To contribute to the development of new products and provide technical support to customers.
It is desirable for the candidate to have an understanding of polymers, resins and surface coating/decorating technologies (printing, priming, embossing etc.)

Responsibilities of a successful candidate:
  • Evolution of existing products and processes
  • Provide technical support and assistance for internal customers, external customers and suppliers
  • Management of product evaluation and testing as agreed with departmental manager.
  • Manage and control formulation changes in response to product and process requirements.
  • Ensure products comply with current regulations and quality requirements, through establishing control specifications and testing procedures.
  • Provide technical support and expertise for customers. Understand their manufacturing processes as well and legislative requirements.

Candidate Requirements:
  • Degree (BSc, MSc, PhD etc.) in Chemistry, Polymer Science or Material Science is essential.
  • Previous industrial or post-graduation experience within polymer industry

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 56689 in all correspondence.


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+44 (0)1246 457700
CK Group
Westwick House
The Bridge Business Centre
Beresford Way
S41 9FG

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