Fabric Technologist

NJR Recruitment
From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Fabric Technologist Location: Lancashire Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 depending on experience, Plus benefits Our client is leading suppliers across the UK and Europe and now due to their ever expanding growth have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Fabric Technologist to join their team based in Lancashire. The main purpose of your role will be to maintain tight controls of all aspects of the Fabric Development Process, Specifications and ongoing Quality Assurance & Control systems; whilst checking products for suitability and testing for performance under various conditions. Responsibilities Organising and managing the testing of sample fabrics Creating and maintaining product specifications Creating and maintaining systems and procedures Understand and be able to work to critical paths Manage testing budgets Implement and maintain Quality Control systems Take ownership and investigate customers complaints Liaise with customers and suppliers in relation to testing and quality issues Ad hoc duties in line with role requirements The successfully candidate will need to have previous experience working as a Fabric Technologist – preferably with knowledge of weaving, finishing, dying, FR treatments / testing and coating and an understanding of International Fire Retardant Standards would be highly desirable. You will be educated to degree level in textiles or equivalent to. You will have solid communication and articulation skills as well as strong technical skills and attention to detail is key. Our client is looking for a strong team player with a can-do attitude towards the daily challenges of an exceptionally busy environment who is prepared to learn and to invest time to maximise their own potential. For further information please contact one of specialist consultant quoting REF:NJR5836 KEYWORDS: Fabric Technologist, Quality Assurance, Control systems, Supplier, Fabric Development, Quality testing This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66863571