Executive – Research & Development

Full time @Teejay Lanka in R&D / Science / Research
  • Block D8-D14, Seethawaka Export Processing Zone Industrial Park Avissawella LK, 10700 View on Map
  • Apply Before : 9th January 2022
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Job Detail

  • Career Level Executive
  • Experience 1 Year
  • Qualifications Degree Bachelor

Job Description

Teejay Group is Sri Lanka’s first multinational and the region’s largest weft knit manufacturer. Teejay manufactures knitted fabric for the intimate, outerwear and active wear segments specializing in the manufacture of high quality, weft knitted and dyed stretch fabrics. It is a major supplier to apparel manufacturers throughout Asia and end chain retailers like Marks & Spencer, Victoria’s Secret, Intimissimi, Tezenis and Calvin Klein. Teejay group consist of Teejay Prints located in Sri Lanka that engages in rotary screen and digital printing facilities for both woven and knitted fabrics and Teejay India which is located in Vizag and engages in fabric manufacturing giving regional solutions. The group’s annual turnover is US$ 191 million. The company is rated as top 30 Corporates in Sri Lanka and recently it was recognized by Forbes under “Asia’s best under a billion” category. Teejay was also recognized by World Textile Awards in the past for the categories of International Dyer and Finisher (2014/2015) and International Textile Firm of the year (2014). It is a listed company backed by two leading industrialists, Pacific Textiles Hong Kong and Brandix Lanka as its main shareholders.


Location – Teejay Lanka PLC – Avissawella

We are looking for a dynamic and an energetic individual to join the Research & Development (Innovation) team to ensure product development, deliver customer satisfaction, drive profitable projects and ensure a smooth production floor.

The Job

Primary job role will be;

  • Develop fabric concept to QA sample with details obtain from the customers via specifications, test reports, performance standards and swatches
  • Responsible for managing the adherence of the time and action plan
  • Analyze variance of output compared to deliverable requirements and discuss internally to improve further, share technical comments with customers and obtain approval for variance when require
  • Maintain document files and technical records
  • Develop product technical specification, partner with cross – functional teams to develop specification to define product performance standard through the application of laboratory testing and other technical records
  • Refer trend directions of yarn, knit fabric and textile application
  • Prepare trend collections and present to the brands coordinating with our marketing team

The Person

  • BSc degree in Textile Engineering / National Diploma in Technology
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in similar capacity (Work experience in manufacturing environment will be an added advantage)
  • Strong communication and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Task prioritization, time management and multi-tasking ability while being a good team player

Please send your CV to careers@teejay.com stating the post as the heading within 2 weeks from the published date of this advertisement