Graduate Leather Technologist

  • Job Reference: 00001958-1
  • Date Posted: 29 June 2018
  • Recruiter: Pittards plc
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  • Location: Yeovil, Somerset
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations, Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Pittards is a global brand supplying premium leather and leather products, working with leading international brands, retailers and manufacturers. Our future strategy is founded upon product innovation, targeted marketing and efficient logistics, together with the development of new raw material sources. Pittards plc is the preferred supplier of high performance leather to the many of world's leading brands of gloves, shoes, luxury leather goods and sports equipment. 

We are looking for a Chemistry Graduate to carry out Research, Development and Innovation projects including the development of leathers from the conceptual stage through to introduction of commercial products. The role includes planning of day-to-day resources (equipment, chemicals, time etc.), conducting the necessary protocols and scientific, mathematical and common sense analysis and the evaluation / presentation of data.

Based at our Tannery and Innovation centre in Yeovil, the successful candidate will receive training in all aspects of Leather production. Some travel overseas may be required.

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