Coventive Composites - Composite Material Development/Consulting Engineer

Chesterfield UK

Coventive Composites

Materials Research, Development and Consultancy

Coventive Composites is an independent provider of expert services relating to polymer composite materials. Our activities encompass material development, process development & optimisation, prototyping, testing & analysis, design & structural analysis and market intelligence.

We are now looking for dedicated and enthusiastic Development/Consulting Engineers to join our multidisciplinary Research & Technology Team, within which you would be expected to possess:

  • excellent interpersonal skills and the confidence to interact with colleagues, customers and collaborators at all levels within an organisation;
  • the ability to prioritise, plan and execute work across multiple projects;
  • the ability to work both independently and as a member of a team;
  • the ability to communicate technical ideas clearly - both in written reports and oral presentations;
  • an appreciation of the commercial factors which relate to materials research and development; and
  • a strong background in a relevant engineering or science discipline.

The specific role can be tailored to suit the right individual however, in general, we are looking for applicants with skills and experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • polymers and/or composite materials;
  • structural engineering;
  • finite element analysis;
  • nanocomposites;
  • customer-facing roles; and
  • production and testing of materials and/or components.

The size and ambition of the company means that there will also be opportunities for involvement in other activities and business areas, and our philosophy is to allow individuals to grow with the company.

Coventive Composites is located in Chesterfield, within a modern office and workshop environment. Chesterfield is a much sought-after location on the edge of the Peak District National Park, one of the most beautiful areas of the UK.

The salary will be in the range of £25,000 - £35,000 per annum depending on experience. 

Coventive Composites is the new name for NetComposites' consultancy, training and innovation services.


Listed: 05 Sep 2017

Expires: 05 Dec 2017

Contact: Joe Carruthers