Development Chemist

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POST DATE 8/27/2016
END DATE 10/16/2016

Lab Support, A Division Of On Assignment King Of Prussia, PA

King Of Prussia, PA
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Entry Level (0 - 2 years)


Lab Support is seeking a Development Chemist for one of our Chemical clients located near King of Prussia, PA.

The Development chemist will be responsible for executing development assignments, determinations and tests under the supervision of the manager/group leader.


Develop and improve chemical products used in a variety of manufacturing and mechanical systems in order to enhance processes, safety and quality in order to meet customer needs and provide solutions to application problems.
Investigate applicability of new and replacement raw materials in order to enhance performance and minimize cost. Evaluate and incorporate alternate raw materials in existing products.
Carry out clearly specified tests and determinations, in order to answer questions and address problems of customers. Develops and performs customer requested product analysis and testing.
Determine performance characteristics of competitive products using physical, instrumental and wet analysis technique.
Clearly and orderly, record all observations and data. Report results in a clear and concise manner to enhance technical exchange Provide legal and archival documentation for patent applications.
Provide technical service and knowledge to customers and sales associates based upon the chemist s current level of expertise. Visits customers when required.
Provide assistance to manufacturing in order to improve the quality and efficiency of the manufacturing process. Assist manufacturing and the quality assurance lab in solving quality and production problems.
Comply with safety regulations and lab procedures.