Materials Engineer

High Peak

£40,000 - £45,000 per annum

Permanent, Full-Time

31st January 2024

A global leader in technical manufacturing are looking to expand their dynamic team and drive business growth with an enthusiastic Materials Engineer at their site based in the High Peak.

This is a unified team of professionals excelling within the engineering industry and is backed by over a century of industry experience.

What’s on offer?

  • £40,000 – £45,000 per annum
  • 8:30am to 5:00pm Monday to Thursday / 2:45pm finish Friday
  • Bonus – 5% of annual salary if all KPI’s are met
  • Breakfast club
  • 30 days holiday including bank holidays
  • Additional holiday allowance with length of service


What will you be doing as a Materials Engineer?

  • Supporting the operations team with ensuring the ceramic material meet the high standard by working with the R&D facilities for key materials properties
  • Using a structured approach using Kaisen methodology to find root causes of any material defects and put in corrective action to ensure the problem does not re-occur
  • Working with the commercial team to guide our customers on the correct grade of material suitable for the customers application
  • Using your materials knowledge find potential new business for the commercial team to drive forward


What do you need?

  • Degree in Materials – Technical ceramic degree preferred
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a materials engineer’s role
  • Technical Ceramic experience preferred
  • 6 Sigma / Kaizen experience
  • Project management experience


You’ll be joining a welcoming team of professionals with a level of experience and forward-thinking that breeds success. If you possess the experience and skillset that we are looking for, get in touch with Adam at KPJ Group today for more information.

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