Materials Technician

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd
£13 - £16.50 per hour
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Materials Technician

£13 - £16.50ph (Umbrella)

6 months rolling

Midlands: Commutable form: Birmingham, Warwick, Coventry and Stratford upon Avon

36.5 hours (Mon - Fri)

Immediately available

Are you a Technician from a materials science background or similar? Are looking to work in both a research and industrial setting within a market leading, world renowned research and development department?

My client carry out collaborative research and development projects with industry leaders within the automotive sector amongst others and are looking for a Materials Technician to join their team on a long term contract basis that could potentially be made permanent.

You must have a keen interest in materials science, characterisation or similar and have knowledge of material preparation, mechanical testing and materials processing. Training will be provided on skill gaps, so people with a good understanding of materials science should still apply.

You will be tasked with helping to maintain the materials lab, carry out material preparation, processing and testing such as grinding, cutting, polishing, hot and cold mounting and etching and will collaborate with academics and industry leaders in recording finding from tests.

This is a fantastic opportunity for any materials technician to join a world renowned research and development department on a long term contract basis.

The Role:

* Immediately available
* Supporting research projects
* Materials Technician

The Candidate:

* Background in materials science or similar
* Experience in a R&D environment
* Immediately available


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