Materials Testing Technician

£28k-£32k per annum
Hunter Selection
Date advertised:
Job details:
A growing materials testing company, based in Somerset and producing NDT solutions for various engineering sectors, is looking for a Materials Testing Technician. 

Role and responsibilities: 
  • A science or engineering-based degree is preferable, but not essential
  • Candidates must be able to demonstrate experience in the testing of materials and have a broad knowledge of materials testing and relevant testing standards
  • Knowledge of ISO 17025 and ISO 9001 
  • quality standards and systems will be an advantage
  • The successful candidate will be actively involved in the testing so practical experience in both wet chemistry and simple instrumental analytical chemistry is essential
  • Experience of handling high- and low-temperature samples both with positive and negative pressure is desirable
  • Experience of the application of industrial chemicals and gases to test items is required
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for compiling quotations, testing and the production of the final report 
  • The Materials Testing Technician will have contact with clients and will assist with developing the company image
  • The quality of the company’s results and the guidance it gives its clients is essential for the development of the company. The successful candidate will be expected to play their part.
Knowledge, skills and experience: 
  • Degree in chemistry or forensic science (desirable) 
  • Experience of working in a testing environment or relevant testing experience (essential) 
  • Knowledge of NDT on various materials.
Contact details:

Hunter Selection, Leigh Court Business Centre, Bristol BS8 3RA. Tel: +44 (0)1275 371981; Email:
Ref No: 167335-E6848_927391.

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