Industrial Paint Chemist
Location: Sutton-In-Ashfield, England
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Job Type: Permanent
Job Ref. Number: ipc - notts
A leading manufacturer of industrial coatings/ polymers / paints have and immediate requirement for an Industrial Paint Chemist to join them at their offices in Nottinghamshire.
Key Skills: Industrial Paint Chemist, polymers, chemistry, raw materials, industrial coatings
Location: Nottinghamshire, NG17 2LG
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £43,000
As industrial paint chemist it is essential you have a previous background in formulating and developing industrial paints or similar industrial or heavy-duty coatings business and have at least 5+ years of experience with industrial coatings / polymers is essential.
* We are looking for an Industrial paint chemist to work on new and existing formulations.
* To develop and test new technologies both industrial and protective coatings.
* Formulate, test and evaluate recipes and raw materials.
* Analyse, report and present the results from development work.
* Search for and make use of relevant knowledge, e.g. formulation of recipes and test standards.
* Maintenance of existing products.
* Work effectively with various internal labs and functions and external testing institutes.
* Keep updated on new technology keeping contact with raw material suppliers and internal sources.
* Provide technical support to customers.
* Contribute to in house test method development.
* Able to act on own initiative and take responsibility to achieve results.
* A can-do attitude with an analytical mindset.
* People and task oriented.
* Able to come up with fresh and imaginative ideas and solutions, thinks outside of the box.
* Higher education in chemistry, or similar
* Experience of working within the Industrial Coatings Industry segment.
* Experience with product development, testing and raw material evaluation.
* Good communication skills.
* Ability to plan and execute and report.
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