Circa £28K + Excellent Benefits & Relocation Package where applicable
Victrex plc is an innovative world leader in high performance materials through the manufacture of VICTREX PEEK
polymer. It has manufacturing plants and research facilities in the UK and a global network of sales and distribution
centres serving customers based in over 30 countries. Victrex is a growth orientated business and has a record of
investing to achieve growth, both in staff and capital investment. In addition, Victrex places great importance on
achieving the highest standards of Safety, Health and Environmental performance. We currently have an opening in
our Engineering team at Thornton-Cleveleys.
Reporting to the Control and Electrical Technical Officer the Instrument Technician will have experience of working in the
chemical industry and will have proven knowledge of installing and maintaining modern measurement and control equipment.
The role will involve the execution of minor projects and, therefore, proven planning and organisational skills are desirable. A
thorough working knowledge of DSEAR & ATEX, along with experience of installing and maintaining equipment within
potentially explosive atmospheres is required. A working knowledge of field bus and modern DCS systems would also be an
Working as part of a dedicated team, enthusiasm, motivation and attention to detail are all essential attributes for this position.
A high regard for Safety, Health and Environment issues are pre requisites for this position. Ideally you will be educated to
HNC level or equivalent in Engineering and have served a relevant Engineering apprenticeship.
In addition to a competitive salary we also provide a range of attractive benefits, including company pension & healthcare
schemes. If you believe you have the drive, enthusiasm and potential required to join our team, please forward your CV to the
Human Resources Officer, Victrex plc, Victrex Technology Centre, Hillhouse International, Thornton-Cleveleys, Lancashire,
FY5 4QD or online to HR@victrex.com by Wednesday 24 March 2010.
Victrex is an Equal Opportunities Employer