Chemist - Energy Curable Ink

Charlotte, NC

Posted: 09/25/2019 Industry: Laboratory - Industrial Chemicals Job Number: 410.19LR Pay Rate: 50,000 - 65,000

Job Description

Chemist – Energy Curable Ink

This position is responsible for new product development and modification of existing products as needed to optimize performance, cost, regulatory compliance and material availability.  Job duties will include but will not be limited to:

  • Conceptualize, formulate, develop and introduce new products based on input from sales, management, and customers. This includes developing applications, implementing process standards for new and existing products, competitive testing and analysis, producing competitive selling information for sales force, and creating sales support materials
  • Conduct performance evaluations and re-formulation of existing products, new products and competitive products and provide technical reports of results as dictated by changing customer, regulatory, financial and material requirements. This includes testing and verifying new and modified products with respect to performance, safety, stability, and production feasibility
  • Provide guidance on current and upcoming environmental regulations that impact the business segments served; offer possible solutions to changes and ongoing environmental obstacles as required. Advise Management of any product compliance issues (this includes issues in Europe, South America, and Asia)
  • Review and initiate specifications of both new and modified products in conjunction with Director of Technical Service
  • Work with production on process modifications and improvements
  • Establish quality control specifications for new and modified products
  • Work closely with customers including attending product trials and frequent review of any product performance issues
  • Evaluation of new, innovative, and cost effective raw materials on an ongoing basis

**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 /

JO:  410.19LR

Job Requirements


  • BS Chemist
  • 5 years of experience with a stable work history in the printing ink of industrial coatings field
  • Knowledge of Energy Curable Flexo Inks preferred
  • Must have very good oral & written communication skills
  • Must be a team player and enjoy working in a smaller company
  • Must be able to relate to employees at all levels in the company

**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 /

JO:  410.19LR


Meet Your Recruiter

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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