Graduate Technical Manager - Polymers
graduate scheme

Graduate Technical Manager - Polymers

Job description

Recycling and Integrated Assets

As our new Graduate Technical Manager in our polymers function, we’ll support you to develop technical knowledge of Polymers related processing equipment alongside a thorough knowledge of continuous improvement within the polymers function of R&IA. This will involve measuring and monitoring key process parameters, delivering improvements and supporting operator training.

You’ll obtain the ability to manage improvement projects in conjunction with site and support departments. With the Operations Managers, you’ll support the Operations Team to exceed site targets on efficiency, cost and throughput on an on-going basis and assist in the investigation and mitigation of quality failures and drive develops to improve output quality.

For your hard work and commitment, we offer a competitive salary and package including contributory health care and pension schemes.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our fast-growing business and be a part of how we’re shaping the future.

What we are looking for

As our new Graduate Technical Manager, you’ll have strong communication and relationship building skills, good numerical and analytical skills and working knowledge of Microsoft Office. You’ll be enthusiastic and positive with an ability to motivate and stay motivated when working to deadlines and conflicting or changing priorities. You’ll be adaptable yet demonstrate a logical, proactive approach to problem solving.

Whilst knowledge or experience in the waste management, recycling, energy or environmental services industries would be advantageous, it is not essential.


You’ll have achieved a minimum of degree level qualification in either a science, engineering or operations management with experience or good understanding lean manufacturing or six sigma green belt.

Accepted degree subjects


How to apply

Applications close at 5.30pm on closing date. Assessments and selection process will take place between June and August 2019. Our intake date will be early October 2019.

If you want to work within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, click Apply.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 01/06/2019

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Closing date: Continuous recruitment


Additional job details

LocationAvonmouth · Rochester · Skelmersdale
Additional location informationThe Graduate Technical Manager will be required to travel to our sites across the UK, therefore a full UK driving license is essential.


Working hoursFull-time

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