Technical Director · Vickers Oils

Technical Director Job Details

Industry: Lubricants & Additives
Company: Vickers Oils
Location: Leeds, UK
Salary: Competitive


We are conducting a global search for a Technical Director due to an internal promotion. This is a board-level position for Vickers Oils. You will be located at the Head Office in Leeds, a site which has recently benefited from an 8-figure investment and offers state of the art laboratory and technical working environment.

“People Matter” is the key value at Vickers, this includes technical expertise and leadership, customer focus and service, care for employees, complete honesty and integrity in all dealings. If you have dealt with Vickers already, you will know they operate by these values every day. From people we have placed in the last 3 years – we have excellent feedback to how they are treated, supported and looked after.


Did you know 30% of Vickers workforce is employed in the technical team, focusing on Quality Control, Research and Development, OEM liaison and customer-facing Technical Service? The Technical Director function puts you at the heart and soul of the business.

A full job description can be made available upon application but in short, your remit will include strategy development, generating and fostering new ideas, coaching staff and oversight of the product development portfolio, technical support activities, regulatory compliance, quality and environmental management systems. Your contribution will make a real impact on future direction and profit of the company and is a key foundation for their continued growth and success.

This is a very significant career opportunity within the lubricants sector, with a highly respected manufacturer.


If you are in lubricants, additives, or base oil with leadership, analytical, interpretation, and implementation skills, apply today to join the board.

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Karl Bradley

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