Technical Expert

Discipline: Polymers
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££39k - 42k per year
Contact name: Olivia Hepworth

Contact email:
Job ref: 7672
Published: 11 days ago

Technical Expert

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Technical Expert at a leading polymers company based in the Greater Manchester area. As Technical Expert you will be heavily involved in R&D projects to ensure new products are delivered efficiently. You will also be responsible for providing technical support to customers.

To be considered for this Technical Expert position you will have a background in developing polymeric materials. You will also be degree educated in Chemistry or a relevant field.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the introduction of new products into manufacturing.
  • Solve manufacturing problems.
  • Act as technical support to customers.
  • Liaise with the Sales team.
  • Participate in R&D projects.
  • Travel to support sales and technical queries.
  • Optimise processes.


  • Experience in a technical role within the polymers industry is essential: inks, films, pigments.
  • Degree educated in Chemistry or a relevant field.
  • Knowledge of 6 sigma is highly desirable.
  • Project management skills is preferred.


If this aligns with your previous experience and career plans please apply here, or contact:

Olivia Hepworth – Recruitment Specialist – Polymers – Inks & Coatings