Architectural Trade Chemist

Architectural Trade Chemist

A privately held architectural coatings manufacturer, with a history of making top quality products including oil base, acrylic, and latex paints, wood finishing products, aerosol paints, and a variety of specialty products for homes, farms and industry is seeking an Architectural Trade Chemist.

Qualifications include:

BS/MS Chemistry or Chem E.

Paint and Coatings Chemist with 3+ years of experience in trade sales solvent base enamels, primers and aerosols for the DIY market. Plus water-borne coatings formulation and testing experience

  • Must have experienced with air dry alkyd paints and chemistry in this area
  • Color matching ability and experience with “X-Rite” or similar strongly preferred
  • Aerosol formulation experience a plus
  • Practical working knowledge in latex paint formulation
  • Experience with ASTM paint testing and interpretation of results and how they meet consumer expectations
  • Painting experience by brush, roller and spray and matching results to consumer expectations
  • Knowledge of “Product Vision” a plus but not required
  • ISO awareness and calibration experience of lab equipment
  • Production scale-up knowledge preferred
Date Posted
1/14/2019
Location
Midwest
Job Id
1325
Industry
Chemicals
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