Chemist - Coatings

Our client, a manufacturer of premium paints and coatings, is seeking an experienced Coatings Chemist to join their team.

Summary:
The Coatings Chemist will conduct research, analysis, synthesis and experimentation on substances for such purposes as product and process development and application, quantitative and qualitative analysis and improvement of analytical methodologies by performing the following duties:


Responsibilities:
• Product development and formulation
• Evaluation of new raw materials
• Assist in technical service to help Quality Control with batches in manufacturing
• Assist in technical assistance to sales and marketing departments
• Freedom in experimental design to develop coatings that match customer’s specifications
• Understanding of Sales and Marketing Departments requirements is assumed at this level
• Writes project reports and maintains proper record keeping of current projects

Qualifications:
•Basic computer skills: Computer Color Matching Spectrophotometer, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Batchmaster
•Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety data sheets, safety rules, procedure manuals, operating and maintenance instructions
•Ability to analyze and calculate complex mathematical and chemical equations, formulas and procedures
•Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form

Education and/or Experience:
•Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry/Chemical Engineering and/
•10 years minimum of related experience and/or training
•A combination of college and/or experience will be considered depending on extent of each

PLEASE APPLY OR FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT LARRY STAUFFER AT larry@specializedcareersearch.com
Date Posted
5/18/2020
Location
Southeast
Job Id
1635
Industry
Chemicals
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