CenterWatch

17 days old

R&D Chemist - Paints and Coatings

Kelly Services
Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158
  • Jobs Rated
    70th
**R&D Chemist**



Pleasant Prairie, WI



Contract- 1 year minimum







**Job Description Summary:**





The R&D Chemist is primarily responsible for activities related to development and testing of new paint and coatings products in the waterborne products area, developing new formulations and products in a timely manner and per performance requirements, and working closely with R&D Scientist/Leader and marketing team. In this role, significant time will be spent in hands-on laboratory work evaluating new technologies, new resin scouting, formulating products, supporting manufacturing operations to take new products to market. Testing of products, documenting test data, as well as generating and communicating test reports are key functions for this role.





**Essential Duties & Responsibilities:**




+ Develops coatings formulations in the areas such as direct-to-metal (DTM), primer, base/color coat, and clear coats using appropriate chemistry, design of experiments to meet performance requirements.

+ Tests wet and dry paint film properties and application/appearance





**Qualifications:**




+ Must have 1-year experience working with paint or coatings products and 3-5 years total work experience in any laboratory setting.

+ Must have some experience with formulation and research and development.

+ Preferred education level: Bachelors












**Why Kelly** **** **?**



With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.


You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.




**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm

Jobs Rated Reports for Chemist

Posted: 2019-10-28 Expires: 2019-11-28

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

R&D Chemist - Paints and Coatings

Kelly Services
Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Chemist
70th2018 - Chemist
Overall Rating: 70/220
Median Salary: $74,740

Work Environment
Good
81/220
Stress
Low
63/220
Growth
Poor
168/220
Powered ByCareerCast