Polymer Chemist

Job Ref: J28955
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 19 October 2018
  • Lancashire, England, UK UK
  • £20,000 - £30,000 per Annum
  • Nathan Fairhurst
  • 0161 868 2227
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Polymer Technician with Development Opportunities - Lancashire

Title Polymer Technician Location Lancashire Salary up to £30,000 - Depending on Experience

Our client is a leading manufacturer of polymers supplying to a wide a wide range of industries including the automotive, aerospace and medical device. They successfully partner with a number of global organisations and are known for their cutting-edge polymeric solutions, streamlined production facilities, application development expertise and unmatched technical support. They are currently seeking to hire a Polymer Technician to join their R&D team at their site in Lancashire.

Benefits: This position can offer genuine career progression as well generous company benefits which include:

  • Company Bonus & Stock owner schemes
  • A generous 12% pension scheme
  • 29 days annual holiday + public Holidays (8)
  • Private health insurance scheme

Role / Description This position will be responsible for assisting the R&D team with specialist analytical support, duties will include:

  • Chemical & Physical analysis of polymers & materials, example including:
    • GC
    • DCS testing
    • Tensile strength
  • Assisting with ongoing R&D work, planning & executing experiments at the lab, pilot & productions scales.
  • Recording accurate results & producing detailed reports


  • A Degree in Materials science, Chemistry or a related field.
  • Previous experience within an industrial Polymer / Materials laboratory
  • Good knowledge of Polymer chemistry
  • Knowledge of physical testing methods
  • Excellent communication skills

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to Emma White at .For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Emma on 0161 868 2222.

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

Keywords: Polymer, Chemistry, Material Science, R&D, 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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