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3 Months (potentially longer)

Bournville - Birmingham

£12.75 per hour

Due to temporary nature of the role, applicants MUST be commutable to central Birmingham.

My client are a well known food manufacturing company who have a well established and rich history. They have an international client base and invest heavily in research and development. With this in mind, they have a temporary requirement for a technician to assist with an increased work load.

Division: Research & Development

Primary duties:

> Execution of trial plans. > Operation of pilot plant equipment without supervision. > Preparing equipment & ingredients for pilot plant trials. > Cleaning equipment following trials. > Production of product samples. > Data collection & report writing

Secondary Duties: > Running of sensory sessions > Monitoring of climate cabinets > Assistance in large trials > Labelling products & monitoring storage > Stock taking of ingredients/ trial products > Occasional travel to support trials at other sites

Skills Required: > Technical Rigour/ Attention to Detail > Quick Learner > Initiative Skills Preferred: >Motivated & reliable > Willing to learn > Team work > Good communication skills > Safety conscious & can work without supervision > English fluency (written and spoken) > Computer literacy (XL , Word, Powerpoint, 3D printing) > Data analysis

Experience Required: > Food Science/ Science/ Engineering Background

Experience Preferred: > Factory or Pilot Plant Experience

Education Required: Food Science/ Science/ Engineering Degree or Equivalent Experience

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. SRG is a trading name of Science Recruitment Group Ltd an Employment Business/Agency.