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Product Technologist

Job Title: Product Technologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94036
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAF.85403.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: September 24, 2013 18:12

Job Description

An excellent opportunity has arisen with this well respected and successful retailer for a product technologist to join their expanding team. Working on a variety of 2D and 3D ranges, you will be responsible for assuring that safety requirements remain consistent throughout the business whilst meeting customer expectations in terms of quality Key accountabilities will include: · Managing the sample and sealing process from a QA perspective, ensuring that both quality standards and critical path are met · Liaising with factories, overseas offices and product development team to ensure all specifications are being followed · Work with factories to ensure all QA issues are being resolved · Ensure all products are tested to the approved requirements · Ensure that quality and technical is driven through all decisions in product development. The successful candidate will: · Have previous experience in a relevant technical role, and be able to demonstrate knowledge of both 2D and 3D product · Be educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant field · Have excellent communication skills in order for you to liaise with the Far East This is an excellent opportunity for a technologist with experience in home and other 3D areas to join a well respected and progressive retailer. You will be confident with suppliers on a detailed technical basis, setting specifications and dealing with technical queries. The ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines and communicate at all levels is also essential. If you think you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to be considered for this opportunity, apply now with a copy of your CV. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.