Operations Manager

Seeking leather technicians with extensive experience in managing retanning processes. Operations managers will play a pivotal role in the introduction of Xeros’ technology to tanneries by running trials to demonstrate how to reduce water, chemicals and effluent in retanning. Option of being based in the UK or Italy.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan, implement and run small and large-scale trials at tanneries

  • Collect data and produce reports summarising the results of trials

  • Provide input to Xeros’ engineering teams to improve solutions to deploy Xeros’ technology

Xeros HR Contact

Email [email protected]  
or call Charlotte on +44 (0)114 2699 656


Design Engineer

Design Engineer based in Sheffield to help lead design and development of industrial special-purpose machinery and capital equipment through the use of our patented disruptive technology.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

Work alongside the senior engineer within the engineering team to support the design and development of new technology products from initial concept phases to full product development.

Take responsibility for the design and development of key product sub-systems, managing delivery deadlines and interfacing with other team members to create final products technical packs.

  • Create detailed CAD models and engineering drawings for both internal use and for working with suppliers and main manufacturing partners.

  • Manage relationships with suppliers to ensure the delivery of parts required for the delivery of on time completion of prototypes and rigs.

  • Take responsibility for the safe construction and commissioning of rigs and prototypes based on their own designs and validate new concepts and document findings.

  • Participate in the physical testing and validation of rigs and machines alongside members of the science team to expand the knowledge of the team and help move designs forward.

  • Travel to customer and manufacturing partner sites to participate in the development and evolution of Xeros’ products.

For more information and to apply, click here to the Wallace Hind website.


Xeros HR Contact

Email [email protected]  
or call Charlotte on +44 (0)114 2699 656