R&D Technician

Merthyr Tydfil Temporary
  • Join a business with a growing order book
  • Be part of a global business

About Our Client

My Client are a global company based just outside Cardiff offering an exciting opportunity for someone to join the team.

Job Description

The responsibilities of this R&D technician are-

  • Learns how to use all lab scale equipment and related SOP's for batching, testing and quality purposes including operation of lab equipment such as surface tensiometer, viscometer, and mixer/blender.
  • Prepares samples for qualitative and quantitative evaluation.
  • Performs testing of containers, valves, and gauges to assess quality and performance.
  • Develops an understanding of product fundamentals including relationship between process, raw materials and other interactions taking place.
  • Provides formulation assistance: calculates amount of ingredients needed for various batch requirements, weighs raw materials as determined by formula requirements for batch preparation, combines and processes weighted ingredients, and records all notable characteristics.
  • Creates data reports with tables, charts, and graphs that include conclusions.
  • Work with cross functional partners to communicate test results, status, and address questions.
  • Identifies and implements continuous improvement measures. Serves on project teams as needed.
  • Completes assigned laboratory safety and operation duties such as waste disposal and inventory management.
  • May also perform additional duties as assigned.

The Successful Applicant

The Preferred skills of the successful candidate are-

  • Bachelor's in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or other relevant scientific field.
  • Experience in product related consumer product testing
  • Good IT skills

What's on Offer

Competitive salary and other benefits

Joe Griffiths
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Phone number
+44 292 064 2035

Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Engineering Design and R&D
Industrial / Manufacturing
Merthyr Tydfil
Contract type
Consultant name
Joe Griffiths
Consultant phone
+44 292 064 2035
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