Adhesive Development Technologist

Permanent/ Full Time

Salary Negotiable + Bonus & Pension
Position Type: Permanent/ Full Time

Role Overview:
The role of Adhesive Development Technologist will involve working as part of the technical team providing support for Apollo’s key markets of industrial, construction and roofing.

Key responsibilities and duties include:
• Responding to technical service requests within agreed time frames
• Producing technical data sheets to provide customers with details on benefits, specification and product use
• Maintaining and developing marketing literature and labels
• Responding to customer service requirements providing technical knowledge and assistance
• Conducting internal product training and trails for customers
• Conducting site visits to assist with product trials an customer concerns
• Assisting with the progress on CNC/INC’s raised within the QUENSH system
• Recording items, formulations, QA specifications an working instructions within a ERP system (MS Navision)
• Providing supervision for new product introduction, assisting production and QA.

Essential skills & competencies:
• Previous experience of working within a development technologist role is essential
• Have knowledge of polymer and polyurethane chemistry
• Previous experience of formulation creation
• Have an analytical approach to work with a keen eye for detail
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Proven presentations ability involving product training and demonstration
• Strong IT skills, including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
• Exhibit the core values of Safety, Care and Trust

Hours of work:
8am – 5pm – Monday – Friday (a level of flexibility is desired)