• Construction Materials Manager - Sandberg


    With over 160 years under our belts, Sandberg are considered one of the leading providers of engineering consultancy, testing and inspection services in the UK. We’ve been involved in projects as interesting and diverse as the Forth Bridge, Thames Barrier, Channel Tunnel, Canary Wharf, British Museum, Canterbury Cathedral, Dubai Metro and the Smithsonian Museum.

    We are seeking a Manager to lead and develop our well-established Construction Materials Department, based at our laboratories in Clapham, London. This is a high level position reporting directly to the Managing Partner for the firm.

  • Surface Engineer Project Leader / Senior Project Leader Novel Polymer Technologies Section Polymer and Composite Technology Group TWI, Middlesbrough

    Surface Engineer

    Project Leader / Senior Project Leader
    Novel Polymer Technologies Section
    Polymer and Composite Technology Group
    TWI, Middlesbrough

    Location:                  Middlesbrough
    Contract:                  Permanent
    Hours:                      Full time, Permanent
    Salary:                     Competitive rate
    Closing Date:            12th March, 2020
    Reference number:    209/20

    Description of role:  

    The Tribology and surface characterisation theme within Novel Polymer Technologies Section based at TWI’s Middlesbrough site, provides research, development and consultancy services in surface and materials characterisation, physical testing and wet-film coating technologies, housing a suite of state-of-the-art equipment to deliver consultancy services either to TWI Industrial Members or in collaborative projects funded through Innovate UK or European Commission. Due to recent growth in business and in order to be able to sustain the level of support required from the industry at the regional site, we are seeking a talented individual to join this fast-moving team environment to underpin our technical excellence and drive the activities required to support our expanding market share.

    The successful candidate will enjoy responsibility for and rapidly gain experience in these areas. You will strengthen the core skills of an exciting and innovative team by taking on responsibilities including project management, preparation and negotiation of contract proposals, laboratory experiments and preparation of reports.


  • Coating and Polymer Consultant/ Polymer Scientist - MTD, Cardiff

    Provide technical consultancy services to a world wide client base, operating  in diverse industry sectors including energy, chemical and oil production units, marine, coatings and composites.

    The position would be suited to someone who has laboratory and technical experience of working with polymeric materials in an industrial environment, having experience of one or more of coatings, thermoplastics, reinforced thermosets and elastomers. The role will generally involve investigation of material failure, with attendance at the site of incidents worldwide to carry out onsite investigation followed by laboratory based investigative analysis (utilising the analytical capabilities of our independent laboratory in Cardiff).