Technical Manager Polyers
Accountegrity Recruiting is looking for a "Technical Manager Polyers" in Toledo, OH.
The Technical Manager Polymers will be responsible for day to day operation of a small specialty operation in the polymer field. This person must be strong technically and have taken products from conception through commercialization to manufacturing of a finished product. This person should be capable of blending pre-polymers and be familiar with reactive chemistry.
This person will work with customers and suppliers and must be familiar with mixing operations, abrasive resistance, clarity of materials, batch processing etc. Will also provide problem-solving support, effectively interact with vendors and materials suppliers, and communicate information in a multi-disciplinary/multi-functional team environment to others including customers.
Develop and improve the relationship between formulation, mixing process and product performance.
Manage, mentor and direct technical and operational staff of 20.
Troubleshoot production problems and participate in solving customer complaints
Responsible thru others for conceptualization, experimental design, materials procurement, formulation, sample production, testing, evaluation, record-keeping, and review as it pertains to existing products and those under development.
Maintain relationships with customers working withSalesshareholders internally.
Manage internal documentation for material specifications and process route sheets.
Coordinate, observe, and report on R&D trials.
Keep abreast of technological changes through vendor interaction, industry publications, and educational seminars.
BS in Chemistry, Chemical or PolymerEngineeringrequired
5 + years experience in polymers and related products.
Need a creative person with customer facing skills and a problem-solving mentality
Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must.
Stage-gate expertise a plus.
Travel is required should be a US citizen or Permanent Resident.