KTP Ulster University and MSO Cleland Ltd

Graduate in Engineering or a related discipline

Location UK / Antrim

Job Type Permanent, Temporary full-time, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary See description

Updated 11 hours ago

Reference 1384346

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Graduate in Engineering or a related discipline based in Jordanstown

Ulster University and MSO Cleland Ltd

Graduate in Engineering or a related discipline                  

Ref: 1789081     

Salary: £28,000 – £33,000

Closing date: 4 February ‘19

MSO Cleland Ltd is a Belfast-based packaging specialist and printing company, designing and manufacturing packaging products since 1876. MSO who employs ~155 staff, supplies printed packaging solutions mainly for the Food Packaging and Pharmaceutical industries.

The company has joined forces with Ulster University to appoint a highly skilled and motivated individual to lead an exciting, Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) project which aims to develop environmentally friendly alternatives to polymer-based packaging. The use of petrochemical based polymers in packaging is a major environmental issue worldwide and the project is concerned with developing alternates which are recyclable or compostable.

As a KTP Associate you can expect to:

  • Work on a highly innovative project
  • Build a career as unique as you are, shaping strategy and driving change.
  • Gain valuable experience interacting with/learning from industry leaders
  • Develop marketable and highly transferable skills
  • Earn a competitive salary
  • Benefit from a £12K support package for your development/training, travel and equipment.
  • Extend your capabilities and qualifications

Applicants should hold a minimum of a 2.2 honours degree in Engineering (General, Mechanical, Manufacturing or similar) or Materials Science. In addition, a higher degree in an Engineering related discipline would be desirable, as would previous relevant management or engineering experience. Good communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team are also required.

To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website 

Closing Date- 4th Feb 2019

The appointment will be for a period of two years and will be based at the Company’s Belfast premises.

Both MSO Ltd and Ulster University are Equal Opportunities employers