R&D Project Head

Reporting to the branch managing director of a market leader in plastic precision and trim parts for the automotive industry and the global leader in airbag covers

Duties

Your main duties will be:

  • helping development staff develop chrome and/or trim plastic parts, and helping supplier quality departments to monitor chromium-plating subcontractors;
  • watching for developments in technology; and
  • researching into and developing innovative solutions to offer customers in the field of chrome plating and trim parts.

Required skills and qualities

You will have an excellent knowledge of the various surface finishing techniques. You will have a good knowledge of chemistry, particularly plastics and the various techniques for applying decorative finishes to injection-molded plastic parts. You will speak English fluently.

Training

You will hold an engineering qualification in the surface treatment of materials or a chemistry degree (5 years’ higher education).