The Chemist will develop new acrylic polymer products. This incumbent will provide high-level expertise in formulation, testing, scale up, and commercialization of these products. Responsibilities will include serving as the primary liaison with manufacturing, and interacting with internal and external customers.
- Formulate and develop new acrylic synthesis processes for a variety of applications.
- Interface with Manufacturing, Sales, Product Management, and Technical Services as required to solve customer problems and support existing business.
- Maintain laboratory notebooks.
Be professional, reliable, ethical, responsive, & customer focused
Evaluate key technical information to recommend improvements in concepts, ideas and solutions
Proactively communicate results and interpretations in a clear and concise manner
Ability to concentrate efforts on important priorities
Can conduct a full search and summary of technical literature related to work projects
Plan and schedule all technical activities of a project(s)
Lays out work in a well-planned and organized manner
Design, conduct and analyze relevant testing for formulation, process and manufacturing
Support the introduction of new product formulations, products and procedures from R&D to manufacturing
The candidate will hold a minimum Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, polymer science or chemical engineering. Desired is a track record of developing, scale up of and commercializing new products.
Preferred is proven “hands on” experience in polymer synthesis. The candidate should have the ability to work in a team environment. Strong written and verbal communications skills are required for this role.
All candidates must be US Citizens. No relocation is offered – local applicants only.
Team members are rewarded with a competitive compensation and generous benefits package, including medical, dental and vision insurance, life and disability insurance, generous 401-K plan, tuition reimbursement for relevant education, vacation and holidays.
Esschem is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes inquiries from all qualified candidates
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