Kelly Services Senior Applications Chemist - Formulation (Inks & Coatings) in Charlotte, North Carolina
Kelly Services is currently hiring a Senior Applications Chemist for a DIRECT HIRE position in Charlotte, NC. This is a full-time direct hire role with benefits and relocation assistance .
CANDIDATES MUST HAVE:
Requires the ability to formulate from scratch and troubleshoot formulas when necessary
MS or PhD in Chemistry, Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, or related discipline required.
10+ years’ experience in product formulations, adjustments, and experimental design desired.
Experience with ink and coatings application tool set and characterization, analytical instrumentation, and various wet chemistry techniques required.
Experience with ISO9001 Document Control, Internal audits, desired.
The role will work between the lab & an office. Must be comfortable with client interactions.
Lead customer initiated and internal Application projects focused on the development and commercialization of new products and technologies.
Support the introduction of new products to customers and supports the manufacturing of these products.
Constructively interact with technical marketing and the commercial sales team to provide technical support and facilitate productive feedback to customers.
Visit customer facilities to attend trial runs of new products, trouble-shoot products in line, and to make formal presentations to customers.
Create lab scale formulation blends and analyze as part of new product evaluations and customer requested support of existing
Excellent communication skills, written or verbal, to convey test results or findings to both internal and external customers
Co-ordinate and oversee routine maintenance and calibration of Application equipment
Support Production and Pilot Plant for troubleshooting or product improvement testing
Maintain a clean and orderly workplace through 5S discipline
Promotes health, safety and environmental regulations by ensuring that standards, policies, and procedures are adhered to in compliance with corporate, federal, state, and local requirements
Follow good laboratory practice in the maintenance of laboratory notebooks, technology/formulation databases, formula cards, and technical graphs, tables, and reports.
Writes Work Request response reports and other internal reports to promote the development of products
Research and development of new Application test methods applicable to new development and existing products to permit sales promotion into existing and new market sectors.
Review, revise, or develop new SOP's to ensure compliance with the Quality Management System
Liase with teams at other facilities to maximize the usage of equipment and build synergistic applications and data sets
Train new employees or co-workers as required
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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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