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Careers at WALTHAM

Engineering Planner

The Engineering Planner role bridges the research, laboratory, and operations teams to ensure that maintenance activities are completed 24 hours a day seven days a week, with no impact to the ongoing research, scientific studies, and operations of the science institute. 

You will be supporting our facilities team in the longer-term site development by supplying the required data, costs and life expectancy of all equipment and buildings on site.You will also provide the structure and skills to develop our current asset management systems, engineering outages and project portfolio whilst working with a highly engaged associate and contractor team. 

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Closing Date: end of May, exact date to be confirmed.

  • Deliver advanced planning and coordination of maintenance schedules across both mechanical and electrical disciplines.
  • Maintain all assets and work within current maintenance budgets, timeframes, and critical research study paths.
  • Cover all aspects of the Capital Projects Manager’s work including management of capital project budgets.
  • Using continuous improvements techniques and coaching others to constantly drive efficiency and freedom

 

Senior Research Scientist - Biomarkers team

As a Senior Research Scientist, you will be working with our Biomarkers team to discover and validate biomarkers of health and disease, the application of these in the development of diagnostics and to evaluate the efficacy of interventions specifically relevant to companion animals.

You will be formulating, designing and directing internal and external research projects that will form part of our strategic research portfolio. This involves developing new methodologies and capabilities on your own or in collaboration across the Mars Petcare healthcare business.

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Closing Date: 19th May 2021

  • Initiate, gain approval, resource, manage and report internal and external research projects

  • Administer a budget of up to £400K

  • Supervise up to 3 research scientists and other support staff.

  • Communicate research outputs to key audiences through internal business reports, presentations at scientific meetings and publications in peer reviewed journals

 

Pet Unit Specialist

We are currently registering interest for pet unit specialists to join our cat and dog team at Waltham. This role is critical to the day to day delivery of the research trials and also to ensure a high standard of care for the pets.

Read more about the role from pet unit specialist Debi here

Please note that this is not currently an active role, but a chance to register your interest for future vaccancies as Pet Unit Specialists.

Register interest here

  • Husbandry and care - Deliver and record all care and husbandry tasks on your designated animal unit (e.g. feeding, grooming, clipping/trimming, tooth brushing and health checks)
  • Data collection - Collect and record accurately all relevant animal samples and data
  • Delivery of dog/cat life skills training, recreation and socialisation

 

Pet Unit Specialist (Contractor position)

We are currently recruiting for pet unit specialists to join our cat and dog team at Waltham. This role is critical to the day to day delivery of the research trials and also to ensure a high standard of care for the pets.

Read more about the role from pet unit specialist Debi here

Apply here

Please note this is a contractor position.

  • Husbandry and care - Deliver and record all care and husbandry tasks on your designated animal unit (e.g. feeding, grooming, clipping/trimming, tooth brushing and health checks)
  • Data collection - Collect and record accurately all relevant animal samples and data
  • Delivery of dog/cat life skills training, recreation and socialisation

 

No role for you?

Why not meet some of our Waltham experts here or discover the wide range of roles across Mars and ask an associate a question here.

 

 

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