Applications Technologist - Newton Abbot | United Kingdom
|Position Type:||Full Time|
|Attachments:|| Applications Technologist.docx (Word, 189KB)
|Application Close Date:||23-Nov-2018|
Sibelco mines and manufactures a wide range of mineral products for both local and international markets. Founded in 1872, Sibelco began in Europe and has grown into one of the largest industrial minerals companies in the world - privately owned and multinational, our vision is to be the best Global Material Solutions Company. We are market driven, operationally excellent and offer a compelling culture.
Location: Newton Abbot, UK
Reporting to: UK Geology and Scheduling Manager
We currently have a vacancy for an Applications Technologist to support our Product management and Commercial team in responding to customer requirements by testing Ball Clay and Kaolin products as part of a QC plan using our application methods.
This is an ideal development role for those who have either recently graduated or may have up to a few years experience to learn about our minerals, products/applications and the wider business as a platform for moving into other areas of our business such as Geology, Technical Sales or Applications Development.
Follow the QC plan for application testing and help further develop it
Follow our set procedures for application testing
Collaborate with Technical sales to undertake and develop industry application methods
Support the commercial account managers by providing and collating data analysis
Key Attributes Required:
Degree in Geology, engineering or chemistry related study
Any industry experience is an advantage
Willingness and enthusiasm to learn about our business and products
Experience in lab testing; equipment and procedures is an advantage
Knowledge of ceramics or sanitary ware is an advantage
Please submit your application online to be formally considered for our role. If you would like to discuss this position before applying please enquire by contacting Neil Shafe at email@example.com or +44 1626 322 356. Please note we will not be engaging with recruitment agencies for this role.
Closing date for applications is 21st November.
Sibelco recognises the strength of our diverse global workforce and value difference and inclusion for all. Our rich mix of people bring an exciting exchange of ideas and knowledge to keep us moving forward and innovating new solutions. We seek talent of all backgrounds and abilities and continue to develop our leaders and our culture to help all employees to grow and reach their full potential.