R & T Manufacturing and Process technician

Undisclosed Company
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£24000 - £25000 per annum
15 Mar 2019
29 Mar 2019
Manpower UK
Job Type

This large expanding company South of Cambridge are looking for R & T Manufacturing and Process Technicians. Duties will include Mech Lab work (tests & preparation), must have good written and communication skills and ideally have relevant experience

The selected individual will be responsible for but not limited to the following obligations:

  • Produce composite laminates by Resin Transfer Moulding (RTM) or infusion processes to support product development projects within the team
  • Manage inventory of consumable items used in laminate manufacture and perform kitting operations for other lab users.
  • Prepare job sheets and quality documentation associated with laminate manufacture
  • Make thickness and C-scan measurements on laminates
  • Prepare samples for mechanical testing
  • Work with Product Development Scientists when required to support evaluation of new materials
  • Performing user maintenance of equipment to keep in optimum condition
  • Occasionally liaise with internal and external service engineers with support of supervisor
  • Ordering consumable items and maintaining stocks within the laboratory


  • The jobholder will be educated in a technical subject
  • Practical experience of working in a materials science, process development or engineering environment preferred.
  • Competent to plan and schedule own day to day activities.
  • Preferably have experience of working with process equipment.
  • Keen eye for detail and practically minded.
  • Able to demonstrate a proactive and methodical approach to work.
  • Competent to work safely in a process laboratory and suggest safety improvements
  • Must be able to accurately and concisely record experimental results.
  • Must able to communicate effectively in writing and verbally.
  • Strong team player, able and willing to actively contribute to project team.

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