Graduate Scheme - Materials Testing

Graduate Scheme - Materials Testing

Location Northampton, Northamptonshire Job Type Graduate Scheme 2019 Start
Salary £23000 - £24000 per annum Sector Science and Research, 2019 Grad Schemes, Materials Science Jobs

Graduate Scheme - Materials Testing

Job Location: Northamptonshire (commutable from Northampton, Brixworth, Kettering, Wellingborough, Corby etc.)
Job Salary: £23,000 - £24,000 Dependent upon experience, opportunities for progression
Job Details: Full Time

We are currently working with a well-known material testing company in Northamptonshire who are looking to hire a Materials Science or related graduate for their 2019 graduate training programme.

The company are well established and have been operating for almost 100 years now, serving customers worldwide. They have a positive history of hiring graduates and progressing them throughout the company, offering good benefits and training opportunities.
They are looking for graduates with strong analytical and problem-solving skills, who are confident and customer focused.

Job Duties:

The scheme offers a chance to cover most aspects within the company, concentrating on developing transferrable skills across all areas of their business. You will be tasked with gaining in depth knowledge of all areas of the business from the commercial side to the scientific testing.

The role will involve developing strong relationships with customers, with regular travel both within the UK and abroad to visit key sites and accounts. Work may also include the development of new testing methods and protocols.

Job Requirements:

  • A degree in Material Science, Physics, Chemistry or similar
  • Knowledge or interest of material science and testing
  • Willingness to travel within the UK and abroad
  • Customer focused mentality, with customer service experience either retail or commercial
  • Confident with a keen aptitude to learning