Jobs for Graduates


5.24.2016 HEXCEL's Early Career Program

This is a three year rotational program focusing on finding early career technical talent.This handout explains the program in detail.

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Education: BS Chemistry or Engineering.

Experience:

  • Professional Intrapersonal Skills
  • Math Skills
  • < 3 years work experience
  • Experience with Composite Materials is beneficial

 The Four Job Descriptions are linked below:

Integrated Supply Chain: hecxel_ecp_job_posting_-_integrated_supply_chain.docx

R & T: hexcel_ecp_job_posting_rt.docx

Product Management: hexcel_ecp_job_posting_-_product_management.docx

EHS: hexcel_ecp_job_posting_-_ehs.docx


5.24.2016 Process Research Engineer

This role provides a great career opportunity to join a highly experienced team to learn, grow, and serve as a link between their pilot plant, plant engineering, operations and research and development.

Education: BS Chemistry or Engineering. MS or PhD helpful.

Experience:

  • Professional Intrapersonal Skills
  • Knowledge of Thermoplastic elastomer polymers
  • Math Skills
  • Lab Experience

 Job Description: process_research_engineer.docx

 Resumes-->Eleni at ekmioduszewski@sanfordrose.com


5.24.2016 PVC Chemistry Laboratory Technician

The purpose of this position is to support a lead consultant in research and development of new products and the daily manufacturing process. This position is full time. In Clearwater, FL.

Education   Chemistry or Polymer Degree

Experience:

  • Professional Intrapersonal Skills
  • Production/Technical Skills
  • Math Skills
  • Lab Experience

 Job Description:lab_tech_job_description.docx

 Resumes-->Lindsay Herndon at LHerndon@protocorporation.com


5.23.2016 NOTRAX -- Chemist

This position provides and implements the discipline of rubber chemistry to our mixing and molding areas. This position reports directly to the Plant Manager. Tests, Plans , Audits to ensure material costs are low and products are quality.

Education   4 Year College Degree or equivalent practical experience

Experience:

  • 5-7 Years in Rubber or Plastic chemistry.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Excellent computer skills using Microsoft Office to design presentations and graphs.

 Applicants: APPLY HERE


5.23.2016 NOTRAX -- Chemist

This position provides and implements the discipline of rubber chemistry to our mixing and molding areas. This position reports directly to the Plant Manager. Tests, Plans , Audits to ensure material costs are low and products are quality.

Education   4 Year College Degree or equivalent practical experience

Experience:

  • 5-7 Years in Rubber or Plastic chemistry.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Excellent computer skills using Microsoft Office to design presentations and graphs.

 Applicants: APPLY HERE


5.23.2016 ENVIRO PLAS -- Plastic Polymer Development Leader

This position serves as the overall technical leader of the firm's Research & Development efforts. The ideal candidate is driven by a desire to succeed, operates well in a team environment. Knowledge within the current resin families and their alloys would be beneficial: Styrenics ( ASA, ABS, etc.), Polycarbonate, Nylon, Polyesters, PEI, and PSU. 

Education   4 Year College Degree or equivalent practical experience

Experience:

  • 3 or more years' experience developing plastic polymers.

plastic_polymer_development_leader_2016.05.17.pdf


5.23.2016 A.L.P.  Management Trainee 

This position will regulate Safety and Safety awareness. Will observe experienced workers and understand methods and procedures required for each phase. Will understand interdepartmental transfer of work. 

Education   Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering (Polymer Engineering)

Experience:

  • Strong Written, verbal and analytical skills
  • Microsoft Office Abilities
  • Some Travel may be required.

management_trainee.doc


5.23.2016 -- Senior Research Scientist/Engineer (Advanced Materials)

This position will require work on composites, materials processing, failure analysis, and characterization. 

Excellent communication and teamwork skills are essential for this position. Experience with external resource requisition including proposal writing and grant application is required. 

Qualifications: PhD degree with 0 to 2 years of experience. 

See Application links for more details:

Senior Research Scientist Application

Staff Research Scientist Application


5.23.2016 --  Coatings World Job Bank


10.18.2014 NOVARTIS Senior Research Scientist – Polymer Synthesis

Vision Care Research

The objective of this role is to develop a strong internal competence in the area of polymer design, synthesis, characterization and formulation and to use this competence to develop novel and differentiated Contact Lens and Contact Lens Care materials

Education   Ph. D. in Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry or Organic Chemistry

Experience:

  • 3 - 10 years of work experience in the area of polymer design, synthesis and characterization is desired.
  • Knowledgeable in all contact lens characterization tools and methods: Surface, bulk, thermal, mechanical, etc.
  • Excellent technical communication skills
  • Experience in the area of medical device research is a plus

 alcon_polymer_research_senior_research_scientist.pdf


10.18.2014 Getty Conservation Institute (GCI)

The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI) is pleased to announce that the application for our next Post Doctoral Fellow in Conservation Science is now available online.  The fellowship is a two-year program designed to provide recent PhDs in chemistry and the physical sciences with experience in conservation science. The 2015-2017 Postdoctoral Fellow will be an integral part of the GCI Science Department's newly-formed ‘Treatment Studies’ research area, working also with colleagues in related research areas, such as Materials Characterization.

Since we often find the very best candidates through direct contact with our colleagues in the field, I am forwarding the full description to you with the hope that you will share it with those you feel may be interested and qualified to apply.

If you have specific questions about the position, please contact me or Alan Phenix (aphenix@getty.edu).

The deadline for application is November 17, 2014. The application can be found on our website: http://www.getty.edu/foundation/initiatives/residential/postdoctoral_fellowship_conservation_science.html

Ms. Reem Baroody | The Getty Conservation Institute | Project Associate, Education |1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 700 | Los Angeles, CA 90049-1684  | (P) 310.440.6576 | (F) 310.440.7713

getty_conservation_institute.pdf

 


8.18.2014 Career Opportunities with LORD Corporation

Job Title: Staff I Sr. Staff Engineer/Scientist

Description:
The Electronic Materials Technology team is looking for an experienced product development scientist or engineer. The
candidate should have leadership experience, a polymer science background , a track record of commercializing new
products, and excellent customer engagement skills. Experience is desired in the field of potting and encapsulation
products , automotive electronics, LEOs, electric/hybrid vehicles, or power electronics.

Mandatory Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree with a minimum 3.3 GPAin chemistry, polymer science, chemical engineering, material science or
a related field.
• 5+ years of industrial experience in the area of polymeric pottants, encapsulants, silicones, urethanes, or thermally conductive materials.
• 5+ years experience in developing new sales and customers
• A track record and desire to work in a laboratory environment.
• Experience leading medium to large product development projects or customer trials.
A track record of launching new polymeric material products.
• Ability to collaborate and communicate with others even in challenging situations, including internal & external
customers and teams.
Prior published articles and/or patents.
•Awareness of cham icallaboratory safety procedures.

Non-Mandatory Qualifications
Advanced degree (Masters or PhD) in related field.
Eperience in the fields of automotive electronics, LEOs, electriclh}tlrid vehicles, or power electronics.

See Full Posting at: lord_opening_electronic_materials-1.pdf

 

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8.8.2014 Career Opportunities with W.R. Grace & Co - Conn.

Post-Doc Proposal – Specialty Catalyst Business

A. Strong knowledge of polymer and material science.
Working knowledge of polymer melts and mixing of
viscous materials as well as fabrication technology
B. Passion for problem solving
C. Working knowledge of modeling techniques
D. Excellent organizational skills
E. Ability to work on complex spaces and to connect
different technology elements from catalyst science to
process know-how to PP product performance
F. Independent and pro-active
G. Passion for learning and teaching
H. Ability to work with diverse research and business
teams
I. Excellent inter-personal skills to build cooperation
bridges for optimum use of resources
J. Fluency in mandarin would be considered a plus.

See Full Posting: post-docproposal2014-gracesc.pdf

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

8.8.2014 Career Opportunities with Rutgers

Job Title: Post-Doctoral Fellow

A post-doctoral position is available in the Pietrangelo laboratory for a highly motivated
candidate with a background in synthetic polymer chemistry. Interests in the Pietrangelo group
lie in developing stimuli-responsive bio-derived polymers for drug delivery and water
remediation applications and π-conjugated (macro)molecules for (opto)electronic device
applications. Applicants must hold a PhD degree and have exceptional synthetic and analytical
skills. Complete applications including: i) a curriculum vitae ii) a brief summary of past, current,
and future research interests, iii) three reference letters, and iv) an expected availability date must
be submitted to: Agostino Pietrangelo, PhD, Department of Chemistry, Rutgers University-Newark

Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

Contact: Agostino Pietrangelo
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
Rutgers University – The State University of New Jersey
E-mail: a.pietrangelo@rutgers.edu

 

Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Department of Chemistry
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Olson Laboratories
73 Warren Street
Newark, NJ 07102-1811
http://chemistry.rutgers.edu
Phone: 973-353-5329/5173
Fax: 973-353-1264

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8.8.2014 Career Opportunities with Applied Materials Group at the Air Force Research Laboratory/Rocket Propulsion Division, Edwards Air Force Base, California

Job Title:  Materials Engineer (Research & Development)

ERC, Inc. is seeking a research scientist/engineer to join the Applied Materials Group at the Air Force Research Laboratory/Rocket Propulsion Division, Edwards Air Force Base, California.  Our group’s mission is to develop and apply materials to rockets and spacecraft that will deliver the performance required of future defense systems.  The principle responsibilities for this position entail the processing of polymer-based composite materials and structures therefrom, and performing testing of those articles in relevant environments.  This position requires the candidate to have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in a field of science and/or engineering (chemical, materials, mechanical, etc.) with a polymer tract.  Applicant must be a U.S. citizen. 

GREGORY R. YANDEK, Ph.D., AFRL/RQRP

Aerospace Systems Directorate, Rocket Propulsion Division

10 E. Saturn Blvd. Bldg. 8451, Rm. 97

Edwards AFB, CA 93524

VOICE: DSN 525-5943; COMM (661)-275-5943

FAX: DSN 525-5471; COMM (661)-275-5471

E-Mail: gregory.yandek.1@us.af.mil

 


 

8.8.2014 Career Opportunities with Ennis-Flint

Job Title: Analytical chemist with a focus in polymer characterization.  

“The analytical team at Ennis-Flint is looking for an analytical chemist with a focus in polymer characterization.  We support research and development of a diverse set of coatings and markings.  Please see our website for an overview of the types of chemistries we work with.  This position is ideal for a creative problem solver with a strong analytical background who enjoys developing new methods and analyzing challenging samples.

 

Qualifications:

BS in Chemistry/ChemE or equivalent plus 4 years of relevant experience/MS +2 years/PhD

Strong communication skills

Self-directed

Proficient with: GPC, DSC, TGA, Rheology, DMA.

Familiar with: GC/MS, HPLC, FTIR, NMR, SEM/EDX, titrations and wet chemistry”

 

This position will be based at our new R&D facility in Thomasville, NC.  Please send resumes/inquiries to the contact information below:

 

Thanks,

Matthew Swenson

R&D Chemist

Team Leader – Analytical Chemistry

Ennis-Flint

469-522-5898

4686 Turnpike Ct.

Thomasville, NC 27360

mswenson@flinttrading.com

www.ennisflint.com

 

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