A vacancy has arisen for a Chemist in the PTF Technology Team. This team offers an opportunity to tackle a range of technical challenges offering chances to grow and develop and learn about a key area of the Infineum business. The role will provide laboratory and other technical support to the team, collaborating to develop formulations and deliver fundamental understanding of transmission applications. The team works closely with a number of internal and external testing labs with the focus to deliver technical solutions for major European OEMs and customers.

Key Outputs: What we can expect from you

• Proactively contribute to the high safety standard of the group
• Design, recommend and execute experimental programmes with guidance from supervisor
• Co-ordinate and ensure completion of discrete work elements; arrange package and oil blends, schedule analytical and performance tests, collate and analyse data
• Participate in project / activity teams, present results and conclusions of the work as required
• Interact with internal and external contacts as required to progress projects
• Liaise with external service providers to ensure analytical and bench testing are delivered to a high quality standard and against established timelines

What skills you will gain from this role?

• Exposure to a wide range of technology areas and new ways of working
• Opportunity to broaden network both inside and outside of Infineum
• Scope to grow the role in terms of increasing independence, coaching and mentoring, communication and collaboration

A successful candidate is likely to have:
  • Strong commitment to HSE and quality values
  • Strong sense of urgency and able to drive work forward to meet targets and timelines
  • Capable of overcoming obstacles through own initiative and with minimal intervention from supervisor
  • Effective multi-tasking, prioritisation and time-management skills
  • Capable of drawing technically sound conclusions from data, summarise, document and present results clearly 
  • Able to interact and communicate proactively and harmoniously in the team and with the wider technical community
  • Able and willing to take on wider responsibilities to enhance skill set and strive to become a senior member of technical community
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team, with general guidance from supervisor
  • Competent user of data analysis packages and word processing software
  • Strong scientific background with extensive experience of working in a laboratory is preferred

Applications close at 12:00PM BST

Closing Date

27 July 2021


Milton Hill - Oxfordshire, UK

Role Function and Group

Power Transmission Fluids

Application process