Development Chemist

Akron, OH, 44223, United States

Posted on 01/13/2019


Position Details

Type:

Permanent

Industry:

Manufacturing & Dist / Rubber

Function:

Manufacturing / Production

Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)

Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Reference ID:

MTR126

Seeking a Development Chemist with experience in rubber compound research and development, analysis, recommendations and process design with a focus on color. The Development Chemist will be involved in analytical chemistry functions, process development, program planning and corrective action, and will provide technical support on formulations, program development and vendor/customer issues.

Experience Requirements
2+ years rubber molding / manufacturing process experience preferred
2+ years of rubber formulation experience preferred
Color and Mixing experience preferred
Strong Microsoft Office Skills including Excel and Access

Candidate Characteristics
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to maintain excellent documentation of work projects.
Ability to work independently, set own schedules and project timelines and implement in-depth investigations
Ability to handle and prioritize multiple projects
Interfaces effectively with customers, co-workers and vendors
Responsive time management skills

Education
Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry, Engineering, Polymer Science, or a related technical field