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Research and Development Technician

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    £25k – 28k + Overtime + Pension + Bonus
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JOB TITLE: Research and Development Technician

COMMUTABLE FROM:  Tonbridge, Maidstone, Dartford, Gravesend, Rochester, Sittingbourne, Aylesford and Ashford



£25k – 28k + Overtime + Pension + Bonus

  • Excellent training provided
  • Chance to work for a forward think business in a modern automation environment
  • Flexible start and finish times
  • 25 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays
  • Longer Term opportunity to progress within the business


COMPANY INFORMATION: Our Client is a world leading manufacturing company. They currently operate in numerous locations around the globe. They are investing heavily on the site in the next 2 years in new technology and automation.



  • Relevant Science based qualification
  • Experience in Manufacturing
  • Ability to work independently and in a team
  • Must have good H&S knowledge
  • Must be computer literate


ROLE INFORMATION: The successful candidate will be responsible for carrying out materials testing, calibrations and general running of an R&D facility. As well as this candidates will also be involved in developing products and identifying areas of improvement in the product range.

Ideally the successful candidate would have come from a laboratory background and had previous experience in product testing and development. Other duties will include; maintaining UKAS accreditation, equipment maintenance, preparing reports on tests carried out and test sample preparation.


To apply for the Research and development Technician role, please send your CV along with your salary details, quoting ref: 4464AC by email to Alistair Curran : acurran@ros.jobs  RoS International Ltd, 16 Parliament Street, Hull, HU1 2AP, Tel 01482 211155

RoS International Ltd is a well-established and respected Engineering and Technical Recruitment Company.  Since 1991 we have been placing staff into both permanent and contract vacancies throughout the UK.

We often have such a large response to our advertisements that we are unable to provide feedback to every applicant. If you do not receive an email from us within the next 14 days your application has been unsuccessful. We would like to keep your details on file for future vacancies unless you state otherwise.