Manufacturing Technician

Location: Gloucester

Salary: Market related

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 26/02/2021

Manufacturing Technician


Monday-Friday – days

Award winning business


Excellent Benefits

Are you looking for a hands on role within engineering or manufacturing?

An exciting opportunity for a manufacturing technician to join the research and development team within a global award-winning business, who are leaders within their field. 

This would suit someone with a NVQ or HND in mechanical engineering, or has recently completed their engineering apprentice or has a couple of years laboratory technician experience. There are excellent career progression opportunities.

The role:

  • Manufacturing and preparing standards samples for sales, in-house testing and external testing.
  • Undertaking in-house testing and validation of products and materials
  • Assist with material development as required and conduct routine testing of material properties on new materials. 
  • Ensure that all equipment is kept in good order. 
  • Keep the laboratory and associated test facilities in a clean, tidy and fully functional condition. 
  • Assist with preparation of samples and prototype mouldings. 

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • The ideal candidate with have previous laboratory technician experience
  • NVQ Diploma/HND in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent qualification
  • Or be a chemistry graduate with extensive laboratory experience
  • Fork lift license beneficial
  • Be familiar with machine shop and wood working tools
  • Can assess risks and work with Health and Safety at the forefront of their mind
  • Experience with use of manufacturing and processing equipment is beneficial


  • Join an award winning company
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Good Pension
  • Life assurance
  • Great employee benefits

If this role sounds of interest to you, apply today to Sadie @ RE Recruitment today

RE acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

RE Recruitment would like to thank you for applying for the above role. We do try to come back to all applications however if you haven’t heard from a consultant within 5 working days, this unfortunately means that you have been unsuccessful.


SalaryMarket related
Job ReferenceSKMT
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date26/02/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted19/02/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Sadie Kent



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