Chemist - Coating Resins
Anderson Development Company is seeking a Chemist - Coating Resins based out of our Adrian, Michigan facility. We have been working for over 50 years to make materials that enable better living and more efficient manufacturing. Our polymers keep your car shiny in a planet-friendly way, our elastomers are used to build more durable equipment and our semiconductor materials enable faster computer chips. These technologies enable our customers to manufacture products that are at the highest performance, more friendly for the planet, tougher and longer lasting. We partner with customers all over the world to make their businesses safe, sound, and competitive. The key to our success has always been our people, who strive to exceed our customer's expectations. We are looking for you, your talents, and your creativity to help us to continue our success.
Job Responsibilities: Design and execute experiments in the lab including analyzing and interpreting data and drawing conclusions. Communicate results in an effective manner to both internal and external stakeholders. Be able to work independently or under instruction of R&D Leadership as a team member in developing new products. Provide technical support and training to customers in the use of Coating resins. Work with Quality Control and Production teams to support product commercialization and customer projects. Exhibit safe working behaviors and maintain safe working conditions in the lab.
Required Qualifications and Skills: B.S. degree in Chemistry, Polymer Science, Materials Science, Coating Science, Chemical Engineering, or a related field. MS degree is a plus. 0-3+ years of technical service, research, or product development experience. Ability to design experiments, analyze results, summarize data and findings with well thought out conclusions. Fundamental understanding of coatings chemistry and familiarity with common test methods and equipment. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to interact effectively with internal and external teams. Strong communication skills, both verbal and written to effectively provide customer technical support. Be willing to travel up to 10% (i.e., visit customers, attend conferences/seminars). Apply Now! We Look Forward To Hearing from You!
Anderson Development Company offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Check out our website at www.andersondevelopment.com to see what we are all about. Our Core Values Acting in good faith for people and society, act ethically and with integrity Putting the customer first. Our success comes through customer success o Providing specialized, innovative and global solutions to our customers o Personal, efficient, responsive, providing a better quality of life for customers, our community, and our employees Continually improving o Innovative and creative o Always learning and getting better, never complacent, developing personally and aiming for world class o Moving forward, trusting in our potential and not fearing failure Working in a team oriented atmosphere o We are stronger together, with everyone excelling in their role o Encouraging respectful and constructive conflict, valuing individual diversity and not group think The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the job responsibilities, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card). Anderson Development Company is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.