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Development Chemist II

Location: PA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $55,000.00 - $75,000.00
Degree: Master of Science; Bachelor of Science;
Date: 4/11/2012
Job ID: 01802901
Job Description
POSITIONDevelopment Chemist II

REQUIRED: Experience with industrial liquid coatings a must!
JOB FUNCTION:  Plans, conducts and coordinates experimental work necessary to phases of a product development project or project supporting a commercialized product within given time and budget constraints through specialized technical knowledge and standard laboratory procedures.  Plans, schedules and coordinates all phases of work for a major project of moderate scope. Assists in developing project objectives and goals and in recommending new projects by applying a sound understanding of scientific principles, formulation technology, and the company's production technology.

Company Policy/ProcessUnderstands supports and conforms to company policies and processes. Integrates Policies and processes in to projects.

Technical Effectiveness:  Performs independently by assisting and executing specific phases of a project, subject to direction of a senior exempt employee. Develops understanding of fundamental principles and root cause analysis. Uses these principles to design effective experiments. Identifies and utilizes internal or external resources when applicable.

Interpersonal/Personal Effectiveness/Personal Development:  Demonstrates initiative and drive through accomplished tasks. Follows through on mutually agreed upon ideas and goals. Effectively uses feedback. Accomplished in thorough, concise and timely oral and written communications. Actively contributes in a team environment. Acknowledges personal responsibility for career development.

LeadershipWorks independently. Demonstrates ability to influence and motivate associates. Trains new associates in daily activities. May provide supervision for designated professional and supporting personnel.

Education/Experience: 
MS/3+ BS/5+ (Science / Technology Degree) A formal education or equivalent experience in either chemistry or chemical engineering is required, along with a demonstrated track record of relevant work experience.
 
Success Factors
Prime Success Factors (focus on results, drive change, promote teamwork, build trust & respect, understand market & customer perspective, develop others) plus the following: Solve problems, communicate and share information, develop others.
 
Qualified applicants will be considered for vacancies without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by prevailing state and federal laws, regulations and ordinances.