R&D Technician

Location Cwmbran
Discipline: Cosmetics
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££25k - 28k per year
Contact name: Rick Metcalfe

Contact email: rick.metcalfe@sciencesr.com
Job ref: 7562
Published: 28 days ago

R&D Technician – Household – Cwmbran

Are you looking to progress your way through the ranks as a R&D Technician and develop your formulation skills? This is a great opportunity to join a growing R&D Department with a well-known organisation in South Wales. We will consider graduates or junior lab technicians for the R&D Technician role and have excellent training and development on offer for the successful R&D Technician


  • Degree educated in Chemistry or relevant subject
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to influence at individual and group levels across the business.
  • IT skills in Office 365, especially Excel.
  • Knowledge of Hair, Skin Care Technology/Science is desirable.
  • Knowledge of Aerosols Formulation and Technology is desirable


  • Complete tasks set with minimal supervision
  • Adhere to set objectives and standards.
  • Complete Product Development projects with support from R&D wider Team, when needed.
  • Support key clients and work with Raw Materials suppliers for all products within company portfolio
  • Understanding Global & EU Cosmetic Regulations and Compliance issues
  • Maintain accurate records of product development
  • Acting as R&D/Formulation & Processing Work Stream Leader for cross-functional Projects,
  • Work closely with Sales/Marketing, Production & Engineering, Quality & Occupational Health/Safety teams
  • Ensuring all activities are compliant with the relevant quality and HSE standards.
  • Working with QA and QC departments with the development of new test methods / test requirements.
  • Work Closely with Mixing and Production in the development of IPC’s
  • Plus much more

To find out more about this R&D Technician role in South Wales please send me a word version of your CV!!