• Electrical Product Engineer - M&I Materials, Manchester

    Electrical Product Engineer

    Based in Manchester, UK with occasional global travel

    M&I Materials Ltd is a global manufacturing company, recognised for commercialising materials for demanding applications. We manufacture a portfolio of successful brands including METROSIL® and deliver technical excellence and high standards of customer service to leading-edge sectors around the globe. 

    This role supports our Metrosil SiC varistor business from both a customer (product specification) and manufacturing (product design and testing) perspective. We are looking for an engineer with experience in product specification, design, manufacturing and testing.

    You will have good understanding of the materials requirements and design elements of electrical components, plus strong communication skills in conveying technical information to non-technical stakeholders. Some supervisory responsibilities may apply, and a strong head for metrics and a high productivity level are critical requirements.

  • Auditor (Technical Officer) for CARES

    CARES is an independent, not-for-profit certification body, established in 1983 to provide confidence to the users, purchasers and specifiers of constructional steels through a regime of regulation, testing and inspection.

    It operates for the benefit of the construction industry offering certification schemes for companies that produce materials, components or offer services, primarily to the reinforced concrete industry.

    Based at home with extensive national and international travel, we are looking for an Auditor to join the UK based team.


    Some exciting opportunities have arisen within Airbus Engineering in the UK for experienced Material Engineers or Chemists to join our Surface Technology team in Materials, Processes and Test Department.
    You will work as part of a highly motivated team to develop and deploy new benchmark applied Chemistry in the fi eld of Chromate free surface treatments. Within a dedicated project team a new Chromate free basic primer will be developed in the next years.

    For this project we are seeking experienced Materials Engineers or Chemists with deep knowledge in corrosion and/or coating development. All positions offer excellent opportunities to use your skills to contribute to innovative work that improves the environmental footprint of aircraft by applying the latest paint technologies.

  • Packaging Specialist - Jacobs Douwe Egberts, Oxfordshire

    About the business:

    Jacobs Douwe Egberts Research and Development Center Coffee and Tea (R&D) is part of the Global JDE organization. R&D is the major contributor for developing Innovative coffee and tea products and is constantly optimizing the product portfolio. Focus of R&D is both on building Technology Platforms (TP) and on New Product Development (NPD). Moreover, some disciplines within R&D have a strong involvement in JDE business and are leading in decisions to be made. Projects are mostly carried out together with Marketing, Operation and Purchase Departments

    About the role:

    The Packaging Specialist is responsible for developing packaging material specifications to meet the needs of the consumer, customer, distribution, shelf life, product protection, filling line performance and national regulations. It has responsibility to help the Operations Engineering Group to develop and commission factory filling line solutions for new and improved products. The scope covers EU and CEEMA regions for Instant Coffee and Coffee Mixes

    Additionally, the role has the responsibility to identify and develop new packaging solutions to meet anticipated long term business needs across multiple regions.

    The job holder must be able to manage their individual projects budgets and can build a network within global RD&Q, Marketing/Procurement/Manufacturing and externally with Suppliers and Design Agencies. This involves working with senior managers in other functions to assess and drive projects; collaborating cross-functionally and influencing adoption of new packaging ideas.