Senior Chemist

Company Info
Ultimate Placements LLC
Wadsworth, OH, United States

Phone: 330-3334-0285
Web Site: www.UltimatePlacements.com

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Title:

Senior Chemist

Location:

Houston, TX 

Salary:

$95,000.00

Job ID:

50922
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Job Description:

Manufacturer of precise rubber components throughout the world and seals for the Oil and Gas Industry is seeking a Chemist with Compound Rubber Mixing experience to join their team.

Must have Compound Rubber Mixing experience in a Manufacturing environment.  Experience in compounding and fabricating materials. Those materials include: EPDM, Natural Rubber, Fluroelastomers, Nitriles, Chloroprenes, and Specialty Elastomers. 

The company is well established, great people and work environment, you make a difference, acknowledged as a valuabe person on their team.  Will provide relocation, pays 100% of healthcare, bonus, and work/life balance.

Responsibility:
Development of rubber compounds for a variety of markets and applications of high quality, custom precision rubber parts. 
Analysis of failures from failed rubber production batches and customer returns includes troubleshooting.
Analytical testing of rubber products
Analysis and interpretation of test data
Maintenance of test equipment used for raw materials, compound and analytical testing
Compound mixing procedures, compound specifications and quality for all processes
Manage the R&D small lab and personnel
Evaluation of findings to develop new concepts, products, equipment, or processes.
Completion of process documentation
Prepare technical reports for use by engineering, management and sales
Design of experiments
Process troubleshooting - mixing, extrusion, and calendaring
Corrective Action/Preventative Action support
Production and Quality Support
Customer Interactions
Willing to work with the QC Department to meet requirements needed to maintain our ISO-900l:2015 accredidation. 

Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Chemical, Polymer Science or Rubber Technology
Experienced in Custom Rubber Mixing and Manufacturing.
Rubber Compounding - Strong understanding of engineering and polymer fundamentals and conceptual skills.
Must be authorized to work in the United States