Propellant Research Chemist

Recruiter
Spencer Ogden
Location
Warwickshire
Posted
31 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
My client are looking for an exceptional Propellant Research Chemist to join and lead their materials team on a 12 month basis in the West Midlands

Responsibilities;

Developing propellants multiple requirements.

Developing associated insulants, inhibitors and adhesives to be used with propellants.

Developing propellant and material manufacturing processes.

Qualifying materials for use in-keeping with recognised standards.

Investigating and resolving material and processing problems.

Monitoring for obsolescence and qualifying replacements.

Quality assurance of ingredients and finished materials.

Leading a team of 5 within all responsibilities

All candidates must hold a strong degree within a chemical or materials area with a preference for candidates with a Masters or PhD but NOT essential.

Skill set;

Polymer & material chemistry, Manufacturing & processing, hazardous materials, flammable solvents, energetic, Production process control, Safety practices

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.