Product Support Technologist

Job Ref: J26622
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 17 May 2018
  • Gretaer Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, UK
  • £17,000 - £20,000 per Annum
  • Nathan Fairhurst
  • 0161 868 2227

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Product support Technician - Greater Manchester Ideal role for a recent Chemistry graduate with an interest in Material Science

Title Product support Technician Location Greater Manchester Salary £17,000 - £20,000

Based in Greater Manchester, our client is a major manufacturer of commercial floorcoverings, operating successfully throughout the world. As a result of their continued success and recent internal promotions, they are looking to hire an additional Product support Technician to join an established team of 6 experts.

Benefits: This would be an ideal role for a recent graduate chemist with some previous laboratory experience and a genuine interest in material / Polymer science. Working in a hands on, industrial environment this role can offer full training, and genuine career prospects in a successful company of over 500 people.

Role / Description

This person will be responsible for the QC & product evaluation testing to ensure materials & finished products meet quality & performance standards. Duties will include:

  • Carrying out a range of physical & chemical analysis on materials & finished products.
  • Producing detailed reports and ensuring accurate records of test results are kept.
  • Manage the sample library, ensuring the correct storage of product samples & full traceability.
  • To evaluate the compatibility of products with a wide range of chemicals, staining agents & flooring adhesives.


  • A degree or similar qualification in Chemistry / Materials Science or a related field.
  • A knowledge of physical / mechanical testing methods.
  • Previous laboratory experience within the Polymer, coatings, pigment, paint, ink or Dyes industry.
  • IT Literate
  • Strong work ethic with a desire to learn.

This is a full time & permanent position, working 09:00 - 17:00 Monday to Friday , that can offer full training and a genuine career for an experience graduate looking for their next role in the materials industry.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV .For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Nathan on 0161 868 2227.

If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies.

Keywords: Polymer, Materials, Chemistry, Graduate, Manchester, Technician

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.

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