Technical Manager
Sandvik AB
Neath Storbritannien
13d ago

Sandvik Osprey in Neath, UK is looking for a

Powders Group Technical Manager



Sandvik Group is a high-tech, global engineering group offering advanced technical products and services. The group has approximately 47,000 employees and representation in over 130 countries, with sales of circa £7.3 billion.

Sandvik Osprey in Neath, South Wales is a world leading producer of highly advanced materials for a wide range of applications including metal injection molding and 3D-

Printing. The two main products manufactured by Sandvik Osprey are fine gas atomized metal powders and Controlled Expansion (CE) alloys.

It’s an exciting time to join the Sandvik Osprey team as we continue our profitable and accelerated growth journey with investment, expansion and new business opportunities.

We are looking for talented individuals to help us deliver on these plans.

We currently have vacancy for a Technical Manager to join the Powders Group.

Job summary

As the Technical Manager, you will manage a small team of process engineers, quality technicians and lab analysts to deliver a varied range of plant, process, product and quality improvement projects.

You will play a key part in formulating the technical strategy in conjunction with operations, sales, customers and the wider group.

Responsibilities include :

  • Shaping the Company’s strategy to maintain technical leadership and deliver safe and efficient growth through improved process performance and product quality.
  • Investigating processes with a view to maximising process yield and throughput, minimising losses, reducing costs and improving product quality.
  • Supporting the operations team with investigations into plant and process deficiencies and providing solutions as part of a team effort.
  • Identifying and implementing new technological developments to improve plant performance.
  • Initiating and managing external research projects to develop new products enhance understanding of existing products and promote products to customers.
  • Responding to customer concerns and queries to resolve quality problems and drive continual improvement and maximum customer satisfaction.
  • Supporting the sales department by providing technical input for industry conferences.
  • Your profile

    You will have enthusiasm, drive and be passionate about cutting edge technology, advanced materials and continuous improvement.

    You will be educated to degree level or above within a materials science, engineering or scientific discipline. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical and metallurgical background, excellent people and project management skills.

    In return we can offer you the chance to grow and develop within our successful, challenging and rewarding company.

    Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK or hold a valid permit to work in the UK.

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