Searching for a challenging and fulfilling career?

We are looking for talented people to join our company as we develop world leading products using the latest innovations and technology.

We have an exciting range of opportunities for talented, skilled individuals at all levels, and offer a challenging and rewarding journey, from apprentices through to experienced professionals.

We look for outstanding technical people, creative and analytical thinkers, decision makers, influencers and excellent communicators.

Working for Roxel

Working at the forefront of technology, we strive to satisfy our customers’ most challenging demands. Our determination to deliver and improve; anticipate and shape the future makes Roxel a very exciting, rewarding and respected place to work and learn.

 

Our military and government customers face challenges that define the modern world. As a company of scientists and engineers, we are committed to understanding and responding to those challenges. We draw on our depth of experience, unique expertise and the ingenuity of our people to develop powerful solutions.

 

Working at Roxel is more than just a job. Everything we do is focused on defending sovereign capability, protecting lives and securing the vital interests of our customers.

 

As our company develops new products to satisfy emerging markets around the world, it is an exciting time to join Roxel.

Our people

We encourage our people to think and do things differently making a critical difference by providing unique approaches to problem solving.

 

Our structure enables employees to work across different areas of the business, learning from some of the finest technical and scientific minds in the world.

 

We provide opportunities for our people to develop further and complete professional development training.

Apprentices

 

Roxel UK offer Business and Engineering Apprentices an exciting career based at our site in Kidderminster.

Typically spanning a four year programme you will develop professional expertise in areas including chemistry, design, engineering, manufacturing, quality, business, IT and administration subjects. Through day release you will study towards a HND at a local college or you might spend your first year at a local engineering training centre. We will expect you to show commitment, to learn quickly and to succeed in your chosen role.

 

To apply you need to have a minimum of 5 GCSEs, including Maths, English and Science at grade B or above or an Engineering Diploma Level 2 or 3. You will also need to be a good communicator, have good IT skills and be a good team player. We expect our employees to have a positive attitude, be enthusiastic and self-motivated.

For the business apprenticeship you will need Maths and English as a minimum. To help you achieve a successful career with us, you will follow a formal development programme. It’s a challenging environment but the various elements included in your programme will help you to succeed.

 

We offer competitive salaries with regular reviews, a contributory pension scheme and an employee benefits package.

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To apply as an apprentice, please fill the form.





Graduates

At Roxel UK we offer fantastic opportunities to build a rewarding career, working with technical experts in the defence industry at our site in Kidderminster. The analytical skills you developed at university will be put to good use as you learn new techniques to solve problems.

As a Technical or Operations graduate you will follow a development programme providing you with a series of challenging opportunities to develop your key technical skills.

 

In addition to core roles and responsibilities within your specialist area you will be encouraged to undertake projects in other areas of the business to broaden your skills and knowledge.

We are committed to providing continuing professional development through accredited training, supported by professional institutes, such as IMechE, Institute of Physics, and the Royal Aeronautical Society, as well as extensive in house training.

 

Our graduate recruitment is designed for individuals who have completed or are just about to complete their degree, achieved ideally a 2:1 or higher in Engineering (mechanical, aerospace, aeronautical), Maths, Physics, Chemistry, or similar.

 

We offer competitive salaries with regular reviews, a contributory pension scheme and an employee benefits package.

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Current vacancies

 

Roxel UK offers very interesting career opportunities. Consult the vacancies below.

Ref.ROXUK00012: Propellant and Material Chemist

Localisation: Summerfield, Kidderminster

Contract duration: Permanent

We currently have a vacancy for a Propellant and Material Chemist. The successful candidate will work alongside other chemists within the propellants and materials team as well as engineers within the wider engineering team to develop and manufacture high performance rockets motors and related systems for our customers.

Ref.ROXUK00013: Laboratory Technician

Localisation: Summerfield, Kidderminster

Contract duration: Permanent

We currently have a vacancy for a Laboratory Technician to join our Test & Evaluation team. The successful candidate will work as part of a team carrying out testing of a wide range of raw materials, intermediate production products and final production products.

Ref.ROXUK00014: Process Chemist

Localisation: Summerfield, Kidderminster

Contract duration: Permanent

We currently have a vacancy for a Process Chemist to join our Manufacturing Department. The successful candidate will be technically and operationally responsible for a range of safe processes to make explosive products used on site for the manufacture of solid rocket propellants.

Ref.ROXUK00015: Manufacturing Production Engineer

Localisation: Summerfield, Kidderminster

Contract duration: Permanent

We currently have a vacancy for a Manufacturing Production Engineer to join our Engineering Department.

Ref.ROXUK00016: Process Operative

Localisation: Summerfield, Kidderminster

Contract duration: Permanent

We currently have a vacancy for a Process Operative to join our Powder Plant Department.

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