Polymer Synthesis Chemist

Mount Holly, NC 28120

Post Date: 04/02/2018 Job ID: 71.18LR Industry: Laboratory - Industrial Chemicals Pay Rate: 80,000-100,000

Polymer Synthesis Chemist

The Polymer Synthesis Chemist will be responsible for formulation and design of new vinyl acetate, vinyl acrylic, and acrylic based latexes for markets/applications specified.  Develops and implements recipes to meet requirements for new product development projects assigned.  Improve and suggest new laboratory equipment as needed to carry out projects.  Collaborates with technical, marketing, customer service and operations support teams for the achievement of customer satisfaction, revenue generation, and long-term account goals in line with company vision and values.

*Synthesis responsibility, under the direction of R&D Director and R&D Manager, to design and run recipes for assigned projects

*Improve and implement test methods to evaluate performance requirements

*Supports Process Technology Manager on key process / recipe improvements

*Prepares technical reports as needed

*Can identify opportunities to drive improvements

*Interface with new and/or existing customers

 **If you'd like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on,  please contact Larry Riederer at 815.576.1221 / [Click Here To Join].

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*BS-PhD Chemistry

*3+ years of emulsion polymers experience in an R& D environment

*Preference of experience with vinyl acetate polymer synthesis

*Ability to work on teams or individually as needed by project

*Demonstrated competencies in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

*Successful candidate will bring rich scientific skills, but will be flexible to follow colleague's knowledge and where the data takes him/her

*Creativity and DOE both important skills, depending on the project

**If you'd like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Larry Riederer at 815.756.1221 / [Click Here To Join].
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Larry Riederer
Market Specialist

I have over 20 years of experience with Chemical Personnel Search (CPS) . All we do is recruit and place people in the chemical industry nationwide. CPS has been recruiting chemists, engineers, sales people and supply chain since 1973. I work with 40 other recruiters. 

I have a wide range of positions and levels.
The following are some of the areas: Polymers, Resins, Coatings, Adhesives, Inks, Composites, Plastics, Lubricants, Personal Care, Skin/Hair Care, Cleaners and Specialty Chemicals.

These can be: Organic/Polymer Synthesis, New Product Development, Analytical/Characterization, Quality Control, Process Development, Materials Science and others. These are from BS to Ph.D. and from Entry Level to Vice-President. 

Specialties: We specialize in placing Chemists, Scientists and Managers in the industrial chemical industry


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