JobWatch

14 days old

R&D Scientist - Oilfield Chemicals

Kelly Services
The Woodlands, TX 77381
Kelly Science & Clinical is currently seeking candidates for a R&D Scientist position at an oilfield chemicals company in The Woodlands, TX. The overall responsibility of the position is to contribute to and participate in research & development projects for oilfield chemical applications.


**Responsibilities**


+ Support the companys technical and business teams to execute technology development projects

+ Initiate and propose new innovative formulations and solutions for the oil and gas stimulation chemicals market

+ Conception, design, plan, execution, and interpretation of experiments

+ Conduct laboratory tests for developing new and improved products and technologies

+ Develop and maintain advanced laboratory testing methods and equipment including rheometers and flow loops

+ Communicate with customers regarding the companys products and technologies

+ Write and contribute to industry technical papers and publications

+ Participate in industry technical conferences and events

+ Contribute to patent filings and execution

+ Travel to provide technical support to manufacturing facilities and customers


**Qualifications**


+ BS or MS in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science or similar disciplines with related industry experience

+ PhD with a focus on Polymer Chemistry and Rheology testing is preferred

+ Excellent problem solving and laboratory skills and proactive attitude for prompt response to technical and business challenges

+ Excellent verbal/written communication and presentation skills

+ Team work attitude and demonstrated customer focus is a must

+ Able to travel up to 10% of the time


This is a temp to hire position with a Monday - Friday, day shift work schedule. Compensation is commensurate upon level of education and applicable experience. If you meet the above qualifications, please submit your resume for immediate consideration.


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.


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


Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.


**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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2022-06-13 Expires: 2022-07-14

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 Scientist - Oilfield Chemicals

Kelly Services
The Woodlands, TX 77381

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast