Non-Destructive Testing – Research Engineer

Coventry, UK.
Consilium Recruit
Date advertised:
Job details:
The Manufacturing Technology Centre is a UK success story created to provide manufacturing systems solutions in an agile environment in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions. Working in partnership with Consilium Recruit, the company is seeking a Non-Destructive Testing Research Engineer within NDT.

The role:
This Non-Destructive Testing Research Engineer role is a research position based around NDT and metrology and will involve the technical delivery of projects through the use of expert knowledge in one of the key research areas of the theme. Primarily, the role is one of technical delivery, with an aspect of supporting the strategic development of research in areas key to the research theme.

Additionally, the successful candidate will be required to support the team in delivery of:
  • Collaborative multi-disciplined multi-sector research and development (R&D) projects
  • Customer liaison to support the technology manager and Senior Research Engineer in project scoping, business case writing and generation of project proposals and plans
  • Research into state-of-the-art design and manufacturing and testing techniques
  • Technical report writing and presentations
  • Creation and maintenance of project documentation and plans.
The person:
Applicants for this role will ideally have an outstanding educational history and, as a minimum, a master’s degree relevant to NDT or materials research with experience of research or industrial work.

The ideal candidate should also have:
  • Working knowledge of applications and limitations of a wide range of methods for NDT
  • At least five years of experience working in the field of NDT
  • Excellent business and technical data analysis skills, including the use of appropriate data-handling software
  • Knowledge of the manufacturing sector and an understanding of manufacturing systems and technologies
  • Experience managing multi-disciplined engineers ranging various levels and experience.

Contact details:
Alex Harman, Consilium Recruit, Consilium House, Timothy’s Bridge Road, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 9NR. Tel: +44 (0)1789 201040; Email:
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