Technical Manager in Aberdeen

Barney Smith at CK Science is recruiting for a Technical Manager to work at a specialist polymer manufacturing company based in Aberdeen for a permanent role.

As Technical Manager you will be joining a small team so you will need to be willing to be hands on and happy to work in any area including QA, QC, or dealing with technical specifications.

In the long-term, this Technical Manager position will offer worldwide travel and ad hoc offshore trips, as well as opportunities to be stationed abroad eventually.

Responsibilities:

As Technical Manager your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing technical expertise and guidance to clients globally and offshore
  • To develop polymer coating using extrusion and injection moulding techniques to customer specifications

Qualifications, skills and experience:

As a Technical Manager you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Masters qualified in a polymer processing related subject or equivalent industrial experience and a proven track record in extrusion or injection moulding.

There may be some flexibility in salary with relevant experience within the Oil & Gas sector and there is the opportunity to commute weekly for the role.

 

 

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For more information or to apply for this Technical Manager position, please contact Barney Smith at CK Science on 0191 384 8905 or email bsmith@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference DH24777 in all correspondence.

 

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Technical Manager – Aberdeen

Barney Smith at CK Science is recruiting for a Technical Manager to work at a specialist polymer manufacturing company based in Aberdeen for a permanent role.

Responsibilities:

As a Technical Manager you will be responsible for providing technical expertise and guidance to clients globally and offshore.  You will also develop polymer coating using extraction and injection moulding techniques to customer specifications.  The team is small and you will have to be hands on and happy to work any area including QA, QC, or dealing with technical specifications.

Qualification and skills:

As a Technical Manager you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Masters qualified in a polymer processing related subject or equivalent industrial experience
  • A proven track record in extrusion or injection moulding

The job:

This Technical Managers role will in the long term offer worldwide travel and ad hoc offshore trips with opportunities later to be stationed abroad. There may be some flexibility in salary with relevant experience within the Oil & Gas sector. 

Barney Smith - Manager at CK ScienceHow to apply:

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For more information or to apply for this Technical Manager position please contact Barney Smith on 0191 384 8905 or email to bsmith@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference DH24777 in all correspondence.

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Senior Quality Technical Officer – NE England

Graeme Pallas at CK Science is currently looking to recruit a Senior Quality Technical Officer to join a food company located in North East England on initially a 6 month temporary basis.

Responsibilities:

The successful applicant will be responsible for a small quality team ensuring that food products meet set quality standards.  They will also attend key meetings and provide advice on quality assurance.

Skills required:

Good communication skills are required along with a demonstrable record as a leader.  Ideally, you will be familiar with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP).

How to apply:

For more information or to apply for this Senior Quality Technical Officer role please contact Graeme Pallas on 0191 384 9805 or email gpallas@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference DH22522 in all correspondence.

 

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Technical Manager – Polymer Coatings, North West

Victoria Walker is recruiting a Technical Manager to join the R&D team of a manufacturer of polymeric coatings with application in a range of industries, in the North West of England. 

Responsibilities:

The main roles and responsibilities of this Technical Manager will be to supervise the expanding R&D department as well as managing technical support staff. Expected to travel to other sites as and when required (both in the UK and abroad), you will report to the MD of this company who supply their products to the automotive, oil, industrial and consumer industries.

Qualifications:

To be considered for this Technical Manager position you will ideally be educated to degree level (or similar) in a related subject and will have managed technical teams in previous roles. Having worked within the coatings industry, you will ideally have expertise with liquid or powder coatings and will have be able to prove your knowledge of having worked in an industrial lab.

How to apply:

For more information or to apply for this Technical Manager role, please contact Victoria Walker on 0114 2839956 or vwalker@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference SH22498 in all correspondence.

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A few of our best Environmental Industry candidates

CK Science are specialists in recruiting for the Environmental Industry.

Please click on the links below to find out about our great Environmental Industry candidates based in your area:

 

South, UK

  • Analytical Consultant
  • Analytical Chemist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Environmental Chemist

 

Midlands, UK

  • Chemist/Inspector
  • Energy Consultant/Researcher
  • Quality Systems Coordinator
  • Commercial and Technical Coordinator
  • Technical Manager

 

North, UK

  • Senior Analyst
  • PhD Environmental Scientist
  • Site Manager
  • Lab Technician
  • Environmental Manager
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Chemical Industry Candidates based in the South of England

Production Operative

  • Ref: 108403
  • Salary: £18,000+ Incl. SA
  • Location: Looking for a new role in the South of England

An experienced Production Operative who has gained strong industry experience within the Chemical industries.

He offers a wide range of skills including mixing/blending, operating production machinery, completion of batch/technical documentation and a full forklift truck licence.

Currently looking for a new opportunity following redundancy, he is available immediately to interview and start.

For more information, please contact Andrew Bolton at CK Science on 01438 723 500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk.

 

 

Mechanical Technician

  • Ref: 106339
  • £18,000 – £20,000
  • Happy to relocate from  the South East

This candidate is degree level Mechanical Engineer who has gained industry experience in Engineering & Technology industries.

He offers a scope of skills across the assembly, calibration and servicing of the instruments/devices; fault finding & testing of the equipment as well as completion of relevant documentation.

Currently working on contact, he is keen to find a more stable opportunity.

For more information, please contact Andrew Bolton at CK Science on 01438 723 500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk.

 

 

 

Analyst – Chemistry

  • Ref: 87580
  • £22,000 – £24,000
  • Looking to relocate within the South of UK

This candidate is a strong chemistry analyst who has gained strong experience within a Chemical Testing Laboratory.

She offers a multifarious skill set including experience using a range of physical property (ASTM, IP) and analytical instrumentation (GC, GCMS, HPLC, ICP and more). She also offers strong knowledge of relevant legislation and quality standards (ISO, COSHH, MSDS) as well as a variety of computer/software systems used in a laboratory environment including LIMS.

She is currently looking to relocate back to the London or South East regions to be closer to family and is keen to find a role utilising her skills and experiences.

For more information, please contact Andrew Bolton at CK Science on 01438 723 500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk.

 

 

 

Technical Manager

  • Ref: 70887
  • Salary: £35,000 – £45,000
  • Flexible on relocation for the right role

An experienced Technical Manager who offers a depth of knowledge and experience in the Polymer/Chemical industries.

He portrays a depth of skills including strong people management of technical and quality staff, a depth of knowledge surrounding product development of  various materials as well as an understanding of the relevant quality/regulatory standards (ISO, COSHH, REACH).

Having recently finished a long term contract, he is keen to find a more secure and permanent role.

For more information, please contact Andrew Bolton at CK Science on 01438 723 500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk.

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Meet our Great Technology Industry Candidates…

CK Science are experts in recruitment for the Technology Industries.

Please click on the links below to view details of our Technology Industry candidates looking for work in your area:

 

South, UK

  • Physics & Chemist Graduate
  • Mechanical Engineer Graduate
  • Materials Engineer
  • Quality Manager/Engineer

 

Midlands, UK

  • R&D/Process Chemist
  • Materials Scientist/Consultant
  • Inorganic Chemist
  • Project/Mechanical Engineer

 

North, UK

  • Mechanical Technical Officer
  • Technical Manager
  • Senior Laboratory Technician
  • QA Officer
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Meet our Environmental Industry Candidates…

CK Science are specialists in recruiting for the Environmental Industry.

Please click on the links below to find out about our great Environmental Industry candidates based in your area:

 

South, UK

  • Blend Technician
  • Organic Chemist
  • Graduate Environmental Analyst
  • Laboratory Manager
  • Environmental Engineer

 

Midlands, UK

  • Analytical Chemist
  • Technical/Business/Operations Manager
  • Inorganic Chemist

 

North, UK

  • Environmental Quality System Specialist
  • Technical Support Analyst
  • Analyst
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Technical Manager Job (Chemicals, Aerosols) – East Midlands, UK

Our client, a chemicals manufacturer based in the East Midlands, is currently recruiting for a Technical Manager to supervise the Aerosols R&D Team.

This role, commutable from the North West and West Midlands, offers a competitive salary depending on experience and would suit any senior scientist or manager with aerosols experience.

 

Roles and Responsibilities:

The roles and responsibilities of this Technical Manager will be to ensure the development, continual improvement, cost engineering, rationalisation and legislative compliance of the Aerosol range.

With applications in the industrial, cleaning, lubricants, paints, adhesives, insecticides and automotive sectors, this is a key role with responsibilty for planning and implementing the aerosol development programme.

You will also be accountable for the provision of a critical interface with both internal and external customers on many aspects of product technical support from applications through to safety.

A significant aim of the Technical Manager is to strive for product excellence through constant product appraisal and utilisation of technical advancements to be able to offer customers new and innovative ways to meet applications.

The Technical Manager will be actively involved in the R&D of new and existing products to meet customer or industry requirements, which will include the engineering of products to ensure that they are competitive.

You will establish priorities and ensure the correct focus of available resources as well as ensuring the company remains abreast of advances in technology and any existing or proposed legislation.

You will manage, motivate, develop and train subordinates under your direct supervision and will analyse and evaluate competitor products to aid product development and sales support.

Providing report to internal departments and customers you will also deliver technical support to the factory in the manufacture and processing of newly developed products as well as for customers and sales personnel. Out of hours support via a technical helpline is also required on a rotational basis.

 

Person Specification:

To be considered for this Technical Manager position you will be educated to degree level or equivalent in chemistry and will have considerable experience within the industrial chemicals aerosols industry. Having worked within R&D, you will currently be in a senior position or will be ready for your next step up having gained supervisory experience.

 

Apply Now

For more information or to apply for this Technical Manager position, please contact Victoria Walker at CK Science 0114 283 9956 or email vwalker@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference SH21012 in all correspondence.

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Technical Manager Job (Microbiology) – Berkshire, UK

Our client, a leading Chemical Consultancy organisation, are currently looking for a Technical Manager to join their Manufacturing and Laboratory facilities based in Berkshire, UK.

 

Responsibilities:

As the Technical Manager, you will be responsible for driving forward development projects from concept to launch; providing technical direction to internal teams including writing and carrying out training of staff; attend both internal and external audits as well as acting as a key technical contact for customers including on site visits.

This role will be split between the organisation’s site based in Berkshire and field based work (customers sites).

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an industry leading Chemical Consultancy, which in return offers an attractive salary and benefits package.

Qualifications and Experience:

To be considered for this Technical Manager role, you will have a degree in Microbiology (or equivalent); proven practical microbiology based experience within a chemical, environmental or related industry including knowledge in areas such as environmental microbiology, microbial physiology or aero microbiology and demonstrated Team Leader, Supervisory or Managerial experience. Experience within a commercial or customer facing environment would be advantageous but it is not essential.

Apply Now:

For more information, or to apply for this Technical Manager position, please contact Andrew Bolton at CK Science on 01438 723 500 or email abolton@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference ST20689 in all correspondence.

Alternatively, click here to apply for this Technical Manager position online now.


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Technical Manager based in the North-Mid Wales/ North West of England Area

Our client, a key player within the Chemical Sector, are currently looking for a Technical Manager to join their team based in the North-Mid Wales/North West of England area.Technical Manager will lead the technical department ensuring it effectively and efficiently meets the current and future needs of the business.

The roles and responsibilities of this Technical Manager position will include:

  • Leading and managing the Technical and Laboratory Functions.
  • Ensuring efficient management systems, working practices and reporting systems are in place.
  • To reorganise the department into a flexible, efficient resource that meets the varying technical needs of the business – today and tomorrow.
  • Clarify the roles and responsibilities within the Technical Department and introduce management by objectives, appraisals and similar techniques to monitor and manage performance and outputs.
  •  Keep abreast of legislative and technology changes and manage the threats and / or opportunities they bring.
  • Establish first class housekeeping, health and safety, MSDS management and similar laboratory procedures.

The ideal candidate for this Technical Manager position will possess an HNC qualification in chemistry or degree in chemistry (or equivalent). Previous experience of working with formulations/ coatings/ paints in a laboratory environment is essential and the candidate will be expected to possess excellent communication, problem solving, leadership, planning and organisation skills and be a good team player. A knowledge of industrial and marine coatings is also desirable but is not essential. Candidates must be eligible to work in the EEA.

 

How to Apply

To hear more or to apply for this Technical Manager role, please contact Victoria Walker on 0114 283 9956 vwalker@ckscience.co.uk. Please quote reference SH19409 in all correspondence.

Alternatively, click here to apply for this Technical Manager job now.

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.

 

About CK Science

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