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for billions of people around the world.
Associate Chemist Vapor Phase Reactors Process Technology
Chemours is seeking an Associate Chemist Process Development to
join our growing Technology team! This position will report
directly to the Technology Manager. The location for this position
is Newark, Delaware at Chemours Discovery Hub (CDH). The position
will be responsible for supporting lab studies of new technology
and optimization of current technology for the growing business.
This position will need to work closely with the Principal
Investigators to support critical lab programs.
The responsibilities of the position include, but are not
limited to, the following:
- To provide R&D laboratory support for the development of
improved next generation Fluorochemicals by performing liquid and
gas phase reactions and characterizations which includes analytical
measurements in the lab.
- To plan and conduct experiments independently, collect
necessary data, organize/record the data, share conclusions broadly
and continue experiments as needed with minimal guidance from
- To interpret and analyze results and make suggestions on
alternative approaches for the syntheses of compounds and/or
catalysts, and operation of reactors.
- To interface with research investigators in the process group
to set the objectives and priorities for the various tests. To
provide data to guide research programs and to prepare patent
- To ensure the various laboratory and analytical measurement
systems are in good working condition and to make upgrades as
The following is required for this
A college Bachelors degree such as, but not limited to,
Chemistry, Engineering, Materials Science etc. Individuals who do
not have a BS Degree, but do have an Associate's Degree and have
equivalent work experience demonstrating the required skills will
Specific knowledge of and experience with general chemistry
techniques including organic synthesis, purification, distillation,
and analytical techniques such as GC, GC-MS, etc.
Strong mechanical ability to build, maintain, fix and
troubleshoot vapor phase reactors
Knowledge of computer-based systems necessary for lab operation,
including MS Office tools.
Good interpersonal and communication skills, and ability to work
well with all levels in the organization
Self-motivated, customer focused and ability to independently
Ability to work in teams and work in a collaborative
Demonstrated problem-solving/troubleshooting and
data analysis skills
Demonstrated skills in multitasking and planning/organizing
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
The following is preferred for this role:
2 years or more of post degree experience performing technical
tasks in an R&D or analytical testing lab or similar
Experience with handling gaseous reagents and highly hazardous
materials such as HF and HCl.
Experience with liquid and gas phase reactors, including high
temperature and high pressure, is preferred.
Comprehensive Benefits Packages
Employee Stock Purchase Program
Learning and Development Opportunities
Strong Inclusion and Diversity Initiatives
Company-paid Volunteer Days
WERE CHEMOURS. A DIFFERENT KIND OF CHEMISTRY COMPANY.
We are driven by our purpose to create a more colorful, capable,
and cleaner world through the power of chemistry.
Built upon a 200-year-old legacy and a world-class product
portfolio, we bring everyday convenience to virtually everything
people touchin industries ranging from automotive, paints, and
plastics to electronics, construction, energy, and
telecommunications. We bring solutions that are better, safer, more
reliable, and more sustainable, through the power of chemistry.
We see our people as our biggest assets. Instead of
focusing just on what our employees do each day, we look at how
they do it. By taking a different approach to talent development,
employee engagement, and culture,our goal is to empower employees
to be their best selvesat Chemours and in life.
The ours in Chemours represents everyone who works here.
Were thousands strong and always looking for the best
and brightest to join our team.
Five fundamental, foundational values form the substructure of
our culture as a multinational
corporation. They are core beliefs that guide and frame both our
behaviors and our aspirations.
Our values are in part what differentiate us from others, making
us uniquely Chemours.
They areCustomer Centered, Refreshing Simplicity, Collective
Safety Obsession, and Unshakable Integrity. At Chemours, our
values are where everything begins.
We were honored to be named a Great Place to Work-Certified
Company for 2019-2020our second consecutive year. We were
also proud to receive a Gold Medallion Award from the U.S.
Department of Labors HIRE VETS program in 2019.
Chemours is an equal opportunity employer
Chemours is an E-Verify employer
Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or
Immigration sponsorship (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN
visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available
for this position
At Chemours, you will find
sustainability in our vision, our business and your future. If you
want to work on the leading edge of your field and have a desire to
make a difference, join Chemours and discover what it means when we
say We Are Living Chemistry.