Lab Chemist-Textile & Tissue

Evonik Richmond , VA 23234

Posted 3 months ago

Discover a world of opportunities. #HumanChemistry

See what chemistry can do for your career: careers.evonik.com

Exploring opportunities. Growing together.

VACANCY REFERENCE NUMBER 111520

Lab Chemist-Textile & Tissue

Location: United States : Richmond, VA

Function: Engineering; Production & Technology

Career Level: Graduates (< 2 years)

legal entity: evonik corporation

business line: interface & performance

what we offer

you will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. since 2009 evonik industries ag has been certified as a family-friendly company by the german hertie foundation.

click here to learn more about evonik from our employees

provide support to assigned accounts including; product selection, new product qualifications, complaint resolution, trial coverage, technical inquiries and troubleshooting. identify new product needs and initiate product development programs and coordinate with r&d to develop and commercialize new products

responsibilities

  • provide product and application information/support to help solve customer problems.
  • modify formulations to optimize their performance, pursue experimentation.
  • provide clear written and verbal communication of testing and development activities.
  • responsible for developing, formulating and testing products.
  • organize and maintain research area in safe professional manner.
  • provide technical support for production.

requirements

  • bachelor's degree in laboratory science and/or 2-3 years of experience in a laboratory environment .
  • laboratory experience in the chemical industry, preferably textile and tissue softener formulations.
  • good laboratory bench skills. skills in oral, written, and electronic communication of technical information.
  • computer literate.

your application

to ensure the fastest process of your application and to protect the environment, please apply online via our careers portal at https://careers.evonik.com.

vacancy reference number 111520

evonik corporation is an equal opportunity employer. all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

please note that evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. should evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard. 2="" years)="" legal="" entity:="" evonik="" corporation="" business="" line:="" interface="" &="" performance="" what="" we="" offer="" you="" will="" work="" on="" exciting="" and="" challenging="" topics="" together="" with="" a="" team="" in="" an="" ultra-modern,="" innovative="" and="" creative="" environment.="" intensive="" on-the-job="" training="" with="" expert="" colleagues="" guarantees="" you="" will="" quickly="" become="" familiar="" with="" your="" duties="" and="" perform="" them="" independently.="" performance="" related="" pay="" and="" the="" opportunity="" for="" personal="" and="" professional="" development="" are="" of="" course="" part="" of="" the="" package.="" since="" 2009="" evonik="" industries="" ag="" has="" been="" certified="" as="" a="" family-friendly="" company="" by="" the="" german="" hertie="" foundation.="" click="" here="" to="" learn="" more="" about="" evonik="" from="" our="" employees="" provide="" support="" to="" assigned="" accounts="" including;="" product="" selection,="" new="" product="" qualifications,="" complaint="" resolution,="" trial="" coverage,="" technical="" inquiries="" and="" troubleshooting.="" identify="" new="" product="" needs="" and="" initiate="" product="" development="" programs="" and="" coordinate="" with="" r&d="" to="" develop="" and="" commercialize="" new="" products="" responsibilities="" *="" provide="" product="" and="" application="" information/support="" to="" help="" solve="" customer="" problems.="" *="" modify="" formulations="" to="" optimize="" their="" performance,="" pursue="" experimentation.="" *="" provide="" clear="" written="" and="" verbal="" communication="" of="" testing="" and="" development="" activities.="" *="" responsible="" for="" developing,="" formulating="" and="" testing="" products.="" *="" organize="" and="" maintain="" research="" area="" in="" safe="" professional="" manner.="" *="" provide="" technical="" support="" for="" production.="" requirements="" *="" bachelor's="" degree="" in="" laboratory="" science="" and/or="" 2-3="" years="" of="" experience="" in="" a="" laboratory="" environment="" .="" *="" laboratory="" experience="" in="" the="" chemical="" industry,="" preferably="" textile="" and="" tissue="" softener="" formulations.="" *="" good="" laboratory="" bench="" skills.="" skills="" in="" oral,="" written,="" and="" electronic="" communication="" of="" technical="" information.="" *="" computer="" literate.="" your="" application="" to="" ensure="" the="" fastest="" process="" of="" your="" application="" and="" to="" protect="" the="" environment,="" please="" apply="" online="" via="" our="" careers="" portal="" at="" https://careers.evonik.com.="" vacancy="" reference="" number="" 111520="" evonik="" corporation="" is="" an="" equal="" opportunity="" employer.="" all="" qualified="" applicants="" will="" receive="" consideration="" for="" employment="" without="" regard="" to="" race,="" color,="" religion,="" age,="" gender,="" sexual="" orientation,="" national="" origin,="" disability="" status,="" protected="" veteran="" status="" or="" any="" other="" legally="" protected="" status.="" please="" note="" that="" evonik="" will="" not="" accept="" any="" unsolicited="" application="" documents="" sent="" by="" staffing="" firms.="" evonik="" works="" in="" conjunction="" with="" preferred="" service="" providers="" and="" will="" not="" pay="" any="" fee="" to="" staffing="" firms="" in="" the="" absence="" of="" an="" appropriate="" framework="" agreement.="" should="" evonik="" receive="" a="" candidate="" profile="" from="" a="" staffing="" firm="" with="" which="" it="" has="" no="" framework="" agreement,="" and="" should="" this="" candidate="" subsequently="" be="" considered="" in="" the="" recruitment="" process="" or="" offered="" employment,="" no="" claims="" from="" the="" staffing="" firm="" will="" be="" entertained="" in="" this="">

legal entity: evonik corporation

business line: interface & performance

what we offer

you will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. since 2009 evonik industries ag has been certified as a family-friendly company by the german hertie foundation.

click here to learn more about evonik from our employees

provide support to assigned accounts including; product selection, new product qualifications, complaint resolution, trial coverage, technical inquiries and troubleshooting. identify new product needs and initiate product development programs and coordinate with r&d to develop and commercialize new products

responsibilities

  • provide product and application information/support to help solve customer problems.
  • modify formulations to optimize their performance, pursue experimentation.
  • provide clear written and verbal communication of testing and development activities.
  • responsible for developing, formulating and testing products.
  • organize and maintain research area in safe professional manner.
  • provide technical support for production.

requirements

  • bachelor's degree in laboratory science and/or 2-3 years of experience in a laboratory environment .
  • laboratory experience in the chemical industry, preferably textile and tissue softener formulations.
  • good laboratory bench skills. skills in oral, written, and electronic communication of technical information.
  • computer literate.

your application

to ensure the fastest process of your application and to protect the environment, please apply online via our careers portal at https://careers.evonik.com.

vacancy reference number 111520

evonik corporation is an equal opportunity employer. all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

please note that evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. should evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.>


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Research Chemist Lubrication

Chevron

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 12/6/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-03-06T00:00 Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy. Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Research Chemist - Lubrication located in Richmond, CA through December 31, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time). Overview: The Research Chemist-Lubrication is a member of the Component Performance and Fundamental Testing Team at the Richmond Technology Center. The Chemist in this position will serve as our subject matter expert in performance evaluation of lubricant oxidation resistance and deposit formation, and lubricant base oil and additive effects on that performance. They will be responsible for design and hands-on execution of laboratory tests and analyses, including research on mechanisms and kinetics, in the subject areas. The Chemist conducts performance evaluations and mechanistic studies in close collaboration with lubricant additive and formulation developers, to accelerate development, problem-solving, and commercialization. The Chemist in this position does not conduct syntheses, but rather performance studies, to establish structure-mechanism-performance relationships. Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to: * Design and interpret the results of short- and long-term test and research programs that determine additive effects on lubricant oxidation and deposit formation, both to meet performance targets and to advance fundamental understanding. Personally, conduct tests and analyses. Design and demonstrate improved test methods * Understand and advance knowledge of additive chemical mechanisms, kinetics, and experimental methods that determine lubricant oxidation and deposit formation performance * Proactively develop working relationships with Chevron Oronite lubricant additive and formulation developers, and clearly understand their project objectives, to design efficient and effective laboratory test, evaluation and research programs * Conduct multiple simultaneous projects and communicate status and results in an agreed-upon timely manner * Establish visibility as a technical expert and resource within the Company in oxidation and deposit testing and fundamental knowledge, and serve as a resource to the Team in chemistry * Communicate oxidation and deposit evaluation capabilities within Oronite and champion improved capabilities * Supervise and mentor a laboratory technician in oxidation and deposit performance evaluation Required Qualifications: * PhD degree in Chemistry (preferred) or Chemical Engineering * Successful research, development, and problem-solving experience, with a high level of technical competence in performance testing or chemical mechanism determination * Knowledge of organic compound oxidation and oxidation inhibition * Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems, plan and organize multiple projects, innovate in laboratory methodologies, and apply fundamental knowledge to expedite solution of practical problems * Demonstrated ability to effectively partner with technical professionals, understand diverse project team objectives, and satisfy both urgent and long-term needs of multiple stakeholders * Excellent verbal and written communication skills in face-to-face meetings, presentations, and reports * Exemplification of world-class safe work practices Preferred Qualifications: * Two or more years of post-PhD research experience * Experience conducting structure-performance studies or experience in or with the lubricant industry * Knowledge of lubricants, additives for lubricants and fuels, and/or their performance testing * Knowledge of or demonstrated experience in determination of corrosion performance of lubricants or additives Relocation Options: Relocation may be considered within Chevron parameters. International Considerations: Expatriate assignments will not be considered. Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position. Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions: Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation. Chevron participates in E-Verify in certain locations as required by law. Nearest Major Market: San Francisco Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland Chevron Richmond VA

Lab Chemist-Textile & Tissue

Evonik