Polymer Application Specialist – Thermoplastic Compounding

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE HAS THE FOLLOWING COMPETENCIES :
  • Background in polymer chemistry
  • Expertise in thermoplastics compounding, converting and characterization
  • Expertise in formulation procedures and knowledge of plastic fillers is an asset
  • Ability to interface effectively with commercialization, quality control and production departments and elicit technical requirements for applications
  • Customer project management
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience in the field nanocomposite is an asset
  • Demonstrate excellence in application of theories and principle of technical specialty
  • Fluent in English and French.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES :
  • Drive new product development activities related to thermoplastic (especially compounding)
  • Support commercialization through technical assessment and demonstrations on site at customer location.
  • Contribute to the creativity and innovation capacity of the organization
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE :
  • Master or PhD degree in material science/chemical engineering/chemistry
  • Preferred candidate has several years of experience and strong technical background in materials processing and characterization
  • Expertise in methods of characterization of materials
  • Experience in product development and process applications

 

At Nanocyl, we provide a challenging working environment and a range of development opportunities in a dynamic SME. To apply for this role, please send a cover letter and CV to marianne.vanwezer@nanocyl.com with the subject “Polymer Application Specialist”.