Materials Scientist - Edinburgh

Recruiter
CK Group (Science, Clinical, IT and Engineers)
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
£25000 - £30000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sarah Farrow is recruiting for a Materials Scientist on behalf of a growing independent analytical consultancy at their site in Edinburgh on a permanent basis. Using state of the art equipment, you will join a growing team who are responsible for delivering industry leading materials characterisation services to blue chip clients.

You will be responsible for preparation and analysis of samples, applying material science theory and practical learning to solve customer problems, and deliver an effective analytical service, using techniques including light microscopy, FE-SEM and EDX.

To be considered for the position you should be qualified to a minimum of BSc level or equivalent in metallurgy, materials science or another relevant discipline, ideally with experience of working in a commercial laboratory environment. Experience of working in the defence, electronics or oil and gas industries would be highly beneficial for this position.

Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference DH39230 in all correspondence