Senior Scientist - Polymers

Ithaca, NY

Posted: 08/07/2018 Industry: Laboratory - Industrial Chemicals Job Number: 333.18TM Pay Rate: 140,000 - 160,000

Senior Scientist – Polymers

The Senior Scientist – Polymers will have the following responsibilities:

  • Conduct research in polymer blends, coatings, films, laminates, and adhesives primarily for applications in optical fiber, cable, connectivity, and automotive businesses
  • May lead project teams with scientists from Development, Engineering, and the Business Units
  • Travel Requirements: up to 25% travel to manufacturing sites in North Carolina, Texas, and occasional travel to Europe and Asia, depending on the project scope
  • Accountable for all aspects of lab safety and adherence to company values

**If you’d like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Tory Mack at 815.756.1221 / tmack@cps4jobs.com.

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Requirements:

  • PhD Polymer Chemistry
  • 5 years of industry experience in polymer chemistry and structure / property analysis; 10+ years highly preferred
  • Knowledge of film and laminates for electronic or automotive applications
  • Adaptable to a variety of chemistries
  • Useful resin systems would be polyethylene films, ethylene copolymers, polypropylene fiber & cable, acrylic systems, thermoset epoxy, UV curable acrylates
  • Has a track record of anticipating the need for new technology into the marketplace
  • Has wide contacts within industry and the technical community
  • Team Player – someone who can help implement a cultural change within the organization because company is going from a focus on individual accomplishments and research to a focus on what the team is accomplishing for the good of the company within the marketplace
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing goals and objectives
  • Ability to work across all departments of the company’s business, not just research
  • Personal dedication to continuous improvement in lab safety
  • Communicates research strategy and direction at corporate level and to business partners

**If you’d like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Tory Mack at 815.756.1221 / tmack@cps4jobs.com.

JO:  333.18TM
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