Kelly Services Senior Formulation Chemist (Industrial Coatings) in Greenville, South Carolina
Kelly Scientific Resources is actively seeking a DIRECT HIRE Senior Formulation Chemist for one of our top clients in the Greensboro, SC area. This position will take place in a laboratory setting and may manage 1 – 2 direct reports. Management experience is not required. The Senior Formulation Chemist will formulate and provide technical support for customers. This is a Senior Bench Role.
This is a full time DIRECT HIRE opportunity with Benefits. Relocation Assistance Provided.
The ideal candidate MUST HAVE:
Formulation coating experience in the marine, agriculture, environmental, or aerospace industry
Experience presenting to and interacting with clients as well as other departments
Epoxy or Urethane experience is an extra plus!
Responsible for staying abreast of technical innovations in the Coatings industry.
Provide expertise to R&D personnel in areas of formulation, pigmentation, and vehicle systems.
Assign individual tasks and responsibilities to specific Development Chemist and Technicians working toward a cohesive team effort.
Counsel individual group members as needed on specific technical matters.
Act as liaison on matters relating to projects.
Help and resolve questions and concerns regarding customer needs, production problems, etc., when requested by Sr. Development Chemists.
Consult as necessary with Technical Leader and V.P. Corporate Development on new materials or issues of major concern to customers.
Report progress on projects on a weekly basis or as needed.
Consult Technical Leader on the need for field trips and assign chemists as needed.
Update individual Sales Representatives and Technical Leader on specific projects.
Evaluate individual performance and recommend corrective action or commendation to Technical Leader.
A Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Chemistry; or demonstrated experience and ability in new coating production development.
Minimum of ten years’ experience in paint, coatings and resin industries.
Experience in Aerospace industry including formulation of aerospace products.
A demonstrated technical knowledge of urethane and epoxy chemistry is required.
Excellent math skills.
Excellent computer skills.
Excellent communication skills.
Willing to work in a team environment.
Ability to receive and provide instructions in a positive manner.
Experience with laboratory testing and coating application equipment.
Medical, Dental, Vision
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providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant
projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to help
advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000
scientific professionals last year.
You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world
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Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
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