Rubber Compounding Technical Service

Charlotte, NC

Posted: 07/24/2019 Industry: Laboratory - Industrial Chemicals Job Number: 325.19CM Pay Rate: 60,000 - 85,000

Job Description

Rubber Compounding Technical Service

The incumbent in this position will be the first line technical contact for our Silicone Rubber technology, with an emphasis on Custom Compounding (Ready to Use – RTU) applications.  Key markets for this technology include Automotive, Wire and Cables, Building Industry, Aerospace, etc.  The incumbent will interact directly with current and potential customers to address market needs lead internal investigations and external trials and identify new formulations for custom compounding and opportunities for business growth.  A key aspect of this position is performance of hands-on laboratory experiments, evaluations and analyses and executing of short-term new product development projects and adhering to company safety practices and policies.  The position will provide regular opportunities to interact with other functions of the organization.

**If you’d like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Crystal Meeks at 815.756.1221 /

JO:  325.19CM

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry, Polymers or Material Science required
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working in silicone rubber technologies
  • Previous experience or knowledge of extrusion, molding, calendaring applications is preferred
  • Must be able to run tests, collect data and communicate research results
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Software applications
  • Awareness of basic regulatory affairs related to business applications
  • Available for travel up to 40%
  • Previous experience or knowledge of Liquid Silicone Rubber and injection molding
  • Rubber process characterization methods and tools including Mooney, Plasticity and RPA
  • Six-Sigma, SCRUM
  • Creative, positive attitude, with ability to participate and lead interdisciplinary teams
  • Manage multiple tasks / projects concurrently
  • Good written, oral and listening communication skills with all levels of the organization
  • Ability to use these skills to develop working relationships with internal and external customers

**If you’d like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Crystal Meeks at 815.756.1221 /

JO:  325.19CM





Meet Your Recruiter

Crystal Meeks
Sr. Technical Recruiter

Our Industrial Laboratory Recruitment Team specializes in placing candidates at all levels of the chemical development cycle from Laboratory Technicians to Executive Leadership in Research.  I joined CPS in 2011 as a full cycle recruiter and have expertise in the following areas:


Technical Leadership ~ Product Development ~ Organic and Polymer Synthesis 
Formulation ~ Research & Development 
Application Chemistry ~ Technical Service
Process Chemistry ~ Analytical Chemistry ~ Method Development
Regulatory Compliance ~ EH&S ~ Quality Assurance ~ Quality Control 


My recruitment philosophy encompasses the belief that people are the greatest asset in an organization.  Finding the right fit is not only about the technology.  It is about how an employee fits within an organization's culture and ensuring that both parties can add value to each other immediately and in the future.   


If you have interest in finding an opportunity that aligns with your career goals, or if you are a hiring manager looking for talent that can add value to your organization, I would love to hear from you!

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