Coatings Chemist (1 Jr. & 1 Sr.)

Oklahoma City, OK 73196

Post Date: 04/02/2018 Job ID: 537.17LR Industry: Laboratory - Industrial Chemicals

Coatings Chemist (1 Jr. & 1 Sr.)

Will work in the laboratory and investigate / develop coatings pertinent to the projects assigned by the R&D Laboratory Manager and/or Technical Director.

The Chemist is a formulator of coatings and knows (or is capable of learning) how to assess the properties of the coatings vs competitive products and products within the company product line.  He/she may oversee Lab Technicians to assist in project completion.  He/she runs multiple projects from start to finish with guidance from the Technical Director, providing data and explanations about the proejcts to the Technical Director during the development stage, documenting work in his/her notebook and writing a final report on each project.  The Chemist assists in the scale-up of new products by advising QC and the plant during plant production.

*Responsible for his/her research assignments from inception to completion, and will coordinate the use of all available resources to ensure the continued progress of his/her projects

*All tests and reports relating to the project must be completed by the due date designated by the Lab Manager and/or Technical Director

*The Chemist must communicate the progress of the project with the R&D Lab Manager and/or Technical Director

*The Chemist must prepare pertinent information concerning his/her projects for the Technical Director who will communicate to the customers and/or salesmen who have submitted the assigned project

*All Chemists and Technicians are responsible for the cleanliness and order of working areas being used for each 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].

JO:  573.17LR


*BS Chemist with 5-10 years of formulating experience in solvent based wood stains

*Have an in-depth understanding of the differences in products and application

*Have a complete understanding of application equipment

*Have a complete understanding of coating systems

*Should have ability to formulate colors (color test to be administrated)

*Have a familiarity with testing parameters

*Be able to communicate between departments and remain objective

**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].

JO:  573.17LR

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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