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Technologist – Lubricant Additives

Mackenzie Stuart is working in close partnership with a leading player in the global Fuel & Lubricant Additives market. We are currently recruiting for a Technologist, based in South Oxfordshire.

Responsibilities of the role include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead the scale-up from 10g to 10kg
  • Lead safety initiatives to build upon the existing safety culture, deliver risk assessments and uphold the highest levels of safety and quality
  • Provide supervision and training to lab based Chemists
  • Prepare a variety of materials in an agile and efficient manner
  • Provide solutions to a range of programs to enable lube science teams to prove or disprove the working hypothesis

To be considered for the role you must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be located in/willing to relocate to/within a commutable distance of South Oxfordshire
  • Must have excellent written and oral English
  • Must be educated to at least Bachelor’s level with a focus in Chemistry/Chemical Engineering. Master’s/PhD is desirable
  • Must have a strong background in organic chemistry with a proven track record in delivering materials to strict timescales in an R&D environment

The expected salary for this role would be in the region of £45,000 – £50,000 plus additional benefits.

About Mackenzie Stuart Global Executive Search & Selection

Mackenzie Stuart is a leading executive search and selection business. From our offices in Leeds, London & Toronto we provide retained and contingency recruitment solutions across industry and have specialist recruitment consultants that work within the Oil & Gas, Mining, Infrastructure & Built Environment, Medical & Scientific, Healthcare, Education, Finance & Accountancy, Insurance, Water, Chemicals & Coatings, Ingredients & Flavours, Automation, FMCG and Logistics sectors.

Job Reference: JR-TEINUK

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Salary Range

£40,000 - 50,000


South Oxfordshire, England