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Materials Engineer

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    £35,000 + 8% Pension

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    Joe Parker

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    17 days ago

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    Joe Parker

Materials Engineer

  • Days based, hands on role that would suit an experienced Engineer or Technician who would like to work on intricate parts within an R&D / Lab environment.

  • Lots of variety, covering a range of tasks from material testing through to assembly and reporting.

  • Largely hands on role with some Excel / Data based duties.

Seeking an experienced Materials Engineer to join a growing engineering business within their materials testing laboratory. This is a hands on role that involves testing materials and ensuring components meet required specifications. Work on exciting projects across a range of sectors. This position is within a consultancy environment so there is stacks of variety across a broad customer base.

Salary & Package: 

  • Up to £35,000 per annum.

  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays with scope to purchase additional days.

  • 8% employer pension. 

  • Healthcare and life insurance policies. 

This Materials Engineer job will suit:

  • A Technician or Engineer who is interested in working within a R&D / Lab to support the testing of components. Could potentially come from an Apprentice / HND background with some hands on mechanical engineering experience.

  • Good eye for detail and take an interest in scientific processes. Someone who is a Team Player and methodical in general.

  • Knowledge / experience of working within a laboratory for engineering parts would be an advantage.

The Materials Engineer job’s working environment, opportunities and rewards: 

  • A medium sized engineering business based in Warrington. 

  • Opportunity to work on a range of exciting R&D projects across multiple sectors. 

  • Excellent wider package and salary to match expectations.

  • Proven record of promoting within the business.

The Materials Engineer job will involve:

  • Component dis-assembly, testing, examination, evaluation and measurement work using specialised laboratory equipment including hydraulic press, metrology tools, digital microscope and camera, etc.

  • Manipulation and processing of data using Excel.

  • Production of reports for review by the Senior / Principal Engineers.

  • Using own initiative in solving technical issues.

  • Supporting the day-to-day management of specialised laboratory equipment.

This job is commutable from Warrington, Manchester, Liverpool. 

Reference: JP-MEW

To apply please contact Joe Parker at Euro Projects Recruitment Ltd