|Salary:||£30,000 to £32,000 depending upon experience (plus £4,000 personal development budget) – Grade: KTP|
|Placed On:||26th May 2023|
|Closes:||25th June 2023|
We are seeking an enthusiastic and talented individual to work on an innovative collaboration between SWMAS (South West Manufacturing Advisory Service) Limited and the University of Plymouth. This position will be based near Bridgwater, Somerset (Hybrid working model).
This is a very interesting and challenging role for a qualified scientist to work on a joint project under Knowledge Transfer Partnership, between SWMAS and the University of Plymouth. The key objective of this role is review evidence and develop best practice to optimise a new Scope 3 assessment tool that will enable the value chain for manufacturing and other sectors to greatly reduce emissions to achieve 2050 Net Zero targets. This will prepare the way for adoption of Life Cycle Assessment in the longer term.
You will have:
Essential criteria that must be met.
Desirable criteria that would be advantageous:
You will be highly numerate with well-developed problem-solving skills. You will need a proven ability to lead a project from the scientific/engineering perspective. An interest and enthusiasm in implementing environmental strategies, techniques and technologies is desirable and you will be a confident and outgoing team member who enjoys working in different environments.
SWMAS are a team of manufacturing and business development experts with a mission to help transform south west manufacturers into world class businesses. Their unique connections, knowledge, and expertise are used in partnership with ambitious manufacturers to help them improve their productivity, develop their capabilities, enter new markets, and become leaders in their fields. They provide support to some of the world’s leading manufacturers as well as to many smaller manufacturers, and have built long-standing relationships with many of these companies.
There is an essential requirement within this role that you will be required to travel to and work at different University sites and/or other business locations that may not be easily accessible by public transport. Please refer to the job description for further information.
Contact details: David Marshall by email email@example.com.
Closing Date: 12 Midnight, Sunday 25th June 2023
This is a full-time position on fixed-term basis for a period of 24 months, due to Funding.
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