Plan and implement research and development of layered coatings systems including combinations of pretreatment, Ecoat, liquid, and powder coatings for the global wheel market.
*** Utilize knowledge of customer wheel coating systems to positively develop new technology, and integrate multiple technologies to drive commercial success.
*** Interact with external customers and collaborators to present research and development findings, address troubleshooting, and identify gaps for additional research and development opportunities.
*** Propose new projects targeted at traditional and adjacent Industrial coatings markets to provide growth opportunities, including defining, scoping and validating project.
*** Lead project teams, set milestones, and deliver results against aggressive timelines.
*** Develop and test new ideas to improve coatings properties and add value through improved performance, ability to meet regulatory requirements and OEM approvals, reduced cost, or improved efficiency in manufacturing or application.
*** Develop products which can transition quickly from the lab to commercial scale.
*** Drive technology transfer from research and development organization to manufacturing and launch.
*** Develop and deliver on key performance metrics.
Fantastic salary plus performance bonus, excellent fringe benefits for employee and dependents, paid time off for personal days, sick days, vacations, and holidays, and a long-term incentive package that includes a 401(k) plan with company matching, profit sharing, continued education assistance, company paid certification fees and tuition reimbursement, and upwards growth opportunities!
Please reference #37739103 when responding.Education Requirements: Bachelor DegreeMinimum Experience Requirements: 2-5 yearsJob City Location: RacineJob State Location: WIJob Country Location: USA