Chemist

Gurnee, IL

Posted: 06/26/2018 Industry: Laboratory - Industrial Chemicals Job Number: 283.18LR Pay Rate: 60,000 - 90,000

Chemist

The Chemist will be responsible for commercializing new or existing coatings technology to support the revenue growth and objectives of the corporation.  Working as part of a small, agile group develops and tests water-borne coatings for consumer and industrial applications.  This will entail working on products from concept through completion, including formulation, raw material evaluation, pigmentation, testing, and development of application techniques, product scale up, and troubleshooting.

  • Lead and execute projects for consumer and industrial maintenance coatings
  • Use sound data-based decision processes to draw conclusions from test results and provide input to the rest of the project team, on appropriate next steps on projects
  • Use the appropriate balance of theoretical and practical knowledge to accelerate the development and commercialization of consumer and industrial maintenance coatings
  • Develop new test methods as necessary to accelerate the development and commercialization of new products
  • Provide progress updates through the regular issuance of written and verbal reports
  • Work seamlessly as a member of cross-functional project teams

**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 / larry@cps4jobs.com.

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Requirements:

  • BS Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or other scientific technical field
  • 1-3 years of experience formulating and testing water-borne paint for consumer and industrial maintenance applications preferred
  • Proven ability to use fundamental polymer properties to predict end use performance
  • Demonstrated use of Design of Experiments
  • Proven ability to work effectively on cross-functional project teams
  • Ability to work safely in company’s laboratories, manufacturing, and customer facilities
  • Must have very good oral and written communication skills. Should be a team player

**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 / larry@cps4jobs.com.

JO:  283.18LR

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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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