Materials Lab Support Technologist

Job Title: Materials Lab Support Technologist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Peterborough
Salary: £16 - £20 per annum
Start Date: 2017-09-21
Reference: 19316
Contact Name: Wayne Pavitt
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 20, 2017 08:47

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

The main functional requirements of the job are to work independently on engineering assignments. Day to day work activities will be guided by engineers but will require the candidate to work independently. The candidate will have experience in the following areas:

Metallographic preparation of samples
Mechanical and chemical Testing of components
Non Destructive Testing techniques
Metallurgical / Chemical Knowledge

Qualifications and Experience Required:



  • Experience of working within a Materials Laboratory completing component analysis
  • Quality oriented
  • Basic metallurgical knowledge of engineering materials such as Cast Iron, Steel. Aluminium and / or non-metallic materials




  • Experience of working in an ISO17025 accredited laboratory
  • Understanding of RoHS regulations
  • Experience with MS Office

Key Competencies:




  • Teamwork/Interpersonal
  • Communication
  • Analysis / Problem Solving

PAy rate £16 - £20 (Ltd)