Chemist

Salary Range: $70,000 – $90,000
Job Location: Greenville, SC
Industry: Manufacturing
Available Positions: 1
Position Type: Direct Hire
Experience Required: 3 – 5 years
Degree Required: 4 year degree
Active Security Clearance: No
Job Description:

Hentzen Aerospace,  an innovative and growth oriented paint and coatings manufacturer who is committed to our employees and customers, invites qualified individuals to apply for the following position:

CHEMIST

 

The Chemist is responsible for the formulation, quality control of products in process, research and development of new products and colors as well as improvement of existing products.

 

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:

  • Develops new products for customers per their requirements
  • Develop new products for future sales
  • Provide customer technical assistance for existing accounts
  • Run all appropriate Quality Control tests for jobs in production
  • Recommend corrections for jobs in production
  • Maintain test equipment and lab
  • Trains production and quality control personnel
  • Work with production area to solve problems
  • Plan activities of support personnel
  • Ability to travel up to 10% of time
  • Other duties as assigned
  • May be responsible for ISO auditing
  • Reduce or rework distressed products on hand to reduce inventory

 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from a 4 year university strongly preferred
  • Three to five years of experience preferred in the paint/coatings manufacturing laboratory setting
  • Excellent math and computer skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Willing to work in a team environment
  • Ability to receive and provide instructions in a positive manner
  • Experience with laboratory testing equipment
Required Skills: -Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from a 4 year university
Candidate Must Have: -Three to five years of experience preferred in the paint/coatings manufacturing laboratory setting
Relocation Offered: Yes
Additional Information: N/A
Bonus/Benefits: N/A