Plant Chemist

Worcester, MA, 01601, United States

Posted on 11/20/2018


Position Details

Type:

Permanent

Industry:

Manufacturing & Dist / Rubber

Function:

Manufacturing / Production

Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)

Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Reference ID:

MTR112


Immediate opening for Plant Chemist to support the creation and implementation of rubber compounds.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
Mixing, preforming, processing and molding
Problem solving / testing of raw materials to eliminate defects
Support new applications and improvements to materials and manufacturing processes
Work with the Materials Development Manager to develop and improve compounds to exceed customer specifications
P rovide information on compound applications and specifications, as well as appropriate test data
E valuate projects, establish schedule for completions and provide updates as needed
Problem solve issue in manufacturing through chemistry, engineering and process improvement.


REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor's Degree
3-5 years experience in chemistry, chemical engineering, polymers, rubber, or plastics.
Exceptional oral and written communication skills.