CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

R&D Chemist

We are looking for an experienced Chemist to work at our Mertztown, PA location.
Send inquires to: sales@atlasmin.com
Job Requirements and Capabilities

- Minimum 5 years experience in an industrial laboratory setting with a BS degree in chemistry, chemical engineering, or related science. Will consider candidates without a BS degree and 10+ years of relevant experience. - Experience in formulating and testing thermoset resin-based coatings, adhesives, sealants, or elastomers is highly desired. - Experience in mechanical testing is required. Analytical experience to utilize FTIR and Thermal Analysis is desirable. - Good verbal and written communication skills. - Good analytical and problem solving skills. - Ability to work independently with a minimum of supervision.

Responsibilities

- Understand the various types of chemistries used in the company and apply that knowledge to formulate new products or reformulate existing products to maintain or improve product performance. - Independently develop new products from bench formulation to plant production and customer trials. - Develop manufacturing protocols with appropriate specification and quality control criteria. - Evaluate and approve alternatively sourced raw materials for use in existing products as needed. - Communicate on project plans including technical approach, resource needs, testing methods and timeline that aligns with customer and business expectation. - Synthesize, formulate, and test developmental products and analyze results. - Upon customer approval of candidate products, manage scale-up to pilot and production scale. - Lead customer trials if needed and provide support and follow up as needed. - Provide manufacturing support, including new product scale up or evaluations of alternative raw materials as needed. - Report on all activities monthly to R&D Manager. - Be able to react quickly to changing priorities.

R&D Manager

We are looking for an experienced R&D Manager to work at our Mertztown, PA location.
Send inquires to: sales@atlasmin.com
Job Requirements and Capabilities

- Minimum 10 years’ experience in an industrial laboratory setting with a BS degree in chemistry, chemical engineering, or related science. Masters is preferred. - Experience in formulating and testing thermoset resin-based paints, adhesives, sealants, or elastomers is highly desired. - Experience in mechanical testing is required. Analytical experience to utilize FTIR and Thermal Analysis is desirable. - Good verbal and written communication skills. - Ability to work independently with a minimum of supervision. - Good analytical and problem-solving skills. - Ability to manage others.

Responsibilities

- Supervision of all personnel in the Research and Quality Control Laboratories. - Understand the various types of chemistries used in the company and apply that knowledge to formulate new products or reformulate existing products to maintain or improve product performance. - Develop manufacturing protocols with appropriate specification and quality control criteria. - Evaluate and approve alternatively sourced raw materials for use in existing products as needed. - Communicate on project plans including technical approach, resource needs, testing methods and timeline that aligns with customer and business expectation. - Synthesize, formulate, and test developmental products and analyze results. - Provide manufacturing support, including new product scale up or evaluations of alternative raw materials as needed. - Assistance with the development and maintenance of SDS. - Assistance in regulatory compliance as needed. - Marketing projects including white papers and technical presentations. - Input in targeting and development of potential markets for Atlas products and services.

Send Inquires To:
sales@atlasmin.com