Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £15,000.00 - £18,000.00 gross per year
  • Stoke-on-Trent


Our client is a development and commercialisation organisation (DCO), specialising in materials technologies and processes. Their application of cross-industry insight, materials science expertise and innovative thinking allows industries, such as Construction, Healthcare, Ceramics, Aerospace and Nuclear, to develop and implement disruptive technology platforms, providing cost and/or product performance benefits and enabling real market differentiation. They utilise their many years of experience in development, analysis and assurance to deliver significant competitive advantage to their customers.

In addition to a multi-disciplinary team of scientists, engineers and commercial analysts, Our client has world-leading testing and characterisation laboratories, a combination of pilot processing and feasibility plant and equipment, and a management and certification division.

Their established physical testing capability provides accredited testing services to a wide range of commercial sectors. Their reputation for quality and scientific expertise means clients trust them to provide quality assurance, safety and regulatory compliance testing that is essential to the marketing of their products.

As a Technician in their busy Physical Testing area, you will: carry out laboratory tests to written standards and test methods; compile test results; prepare reports and handle client queries in a timely and professional way. This will require you to be flexible, organised, work on your own initiative and to strict deadlines whilst maintaining high quality and accuracy standards.

Successful candidates will hold A levels or equivalent in Physics, Maths, Engineering or related discipline. The nature and extent of their physical testing work is broad and varied and candidates will need dexterity alongside their knowledge of science, as sample preparation and handling are important skills. The work involves the operation and support of a range of machinery, laboratory instrumentation and testing equipment.

As well as working as part of a technical team, successful applicants will enjoy an excellent benefits package and career development opportunities.

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