Reporting to the Director R&D, the R&D Chemist will develop and characterize new UF membrane products and optimize/improve existing products. Using sound experimental design techniques and data analysis skills, s/he will execute studies starting in the lab carrying though production scale-up trials and final product release to production. S/he will provide technical expertise and troubleshooting to manufacturing for existing UF membrane products and processes, and will be part of multi-functional team focused on development of new casting/coating technologies and production lines.
MS or PhD in Chemistry, Polymer Science, Membrane Science, Chemical Engineering or related discipline and 5+ years membrane development experience in a manufacturing company. Working knowledge and understanding of phase inversion chemistries and processes. A creative, self-manager with strengths in DOE, project management, problem-solving, and ability to contribute effectively in a small team environment.
Candidates should forward a resume (MS Word) plus a brief email describing your relevant experience to Ric@jsmithassoc.com . Or call Ric Feldt at (508) 720-0660.
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