Chemical Research Scientist

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New Orleans, LA

Not Specified years

Posted 204 days ago

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Research Scientist New Orleans Area (30miles) Our client is a specialty chemical company developing, manufacturing and marketing polymer additives around the world. 

The role is for a senior level scientist in a chemical manufacturing company to define and develop new chemistries for the organization and specifically in polymer additives.

Job Description

Research Scientist New Orleans Area (30miles)

Our client is a specialty chemical company developing, manufacturing and marketing polymer additives around the world. 

Job purpose

The role is for a senior level scientist in a chemical manufacturing company to define and develop new chemistries for the organization and specifically in polymer additives.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Work independently and in collaboration with others in the technical area on developing new products, manufacturing processes and applications
  • Strong background and hands-on experience in synthetic organic chemistry and polymer chemistry; experience in emulsion polymerization is preferred
  • In depth knowledge of mechanisms of chemical reactions and reactions of polymerization
  • Familiarity with modern analytical techniques
  • Facilitate new product scale-up in the pilot plant
  • Capable of running lab instrumentation
  • Publications and/or track record of successfully developing new materials or chemicals on the field of PVC additives are a plus
  • Familiarity with a patent application filing process
  • Knowledge of project management tools
  • Provide technical support for the business, manufacturing facilities and customers as required

 

Qualifications

  • PhD in Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, Material Science of Chemical Engineering
  • Previous 2-5years of work experience is an asset
  • Computer proficiency
  • Excellent communications skills

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • PhD in Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, Material Science of Chemical Engineering
  • Previous 2-5years of work experience is an asset
  • Computer proficiency
  • Excellent communications skills

$80K - $100K