Job Brief: We are looking to recruit a project engineer to provide materials science and/or mechanical engineering support to the portfolio of polymer composites and nanomaterials development projects at Haydale Composite Solutions Ltd. Projects could be either R&D or commercial in nature, but initially will be focused towards R&D projects.
You will have prior experience with composite materials and/or polymers in a design, R&D or production role and should have a good understanding of materials science and engineering principles and their application.
Haydale Composite Solutions is part of the Haydale Group. Haydale is a global technologies and materials group that facilitates the integration of nanomaterials into the next generation of commercial technologies and industrial materials. With expertise in graphene, silicon carbide and other nanomaterials, Haydale can deliver improvements in electrical, thermal and mechanical properties, as well as toughness. Haydale has granted patents for its technologies in Europe, US and China and operates from four facilities in the UK, US and the Far East.
Haydale Composite Solutions specialise in developing technology in the resin, polymer, composite and graphene and nanomaterial arenas. We collaborate with our partners to develop novel or improved materials, products and processes across the complete product cycle from ideas and innovation through concept feasibility; basic and industrial research; material, process and product development all the way to manufacture and commercialisation. Haydale Composite Solutions is an extraordinary company employing exceptional people, highly regarded in their specific fields, who develop and deliver its knowledge and services.
Over the past 24 years, Haydale Composite Solutions has worked across the globe and has developed a reputation for delivering innovative solutions for commercial applications of advanced polymer composite materials. With customers spanning the oil and gas, aerospace, automotive, space, water, energy, marine, transportation and infrastructure markets, Haydale Composite Solutions provides an entire development cycle from applied research, product design, process development, product testing and certification, to setting up manufacturing plants. Haydale Composite Solutions work with OEMs and end-users to develop and provide composite solutions that demonstrate clear technical, economic and environmental benefits over existing structures.
TYPICAL JOB ACCOUNTABILITIES
Deliver theoretical and practical materials science and engineering support to the ongoing portfolio of HCS materials development projects including:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Minimum level of education and experience required for acceptable job performance.
Skills, attitudes and behaviours necessary to be competent in the role:
£27.5k to £37.5k, dependent on skills and experience, plus benefits including 25 days paid annual leave, contributory pension scheme, private medical insurance and share options.
Listed: 27 Jul 2017
Contact: Matthew Thornton
Telephone: +44 (0)1509 210 027