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Polymer Chemist/Scientist

Polymer Chemist/Scientist

Job Title: Polymer Chemist/Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sligo/Leitrim
Salary: Highly Competitive
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 10576
Contact Name: Emma Cawley
Contact Email: sligo@icegroup.ie

Job Description

As a Polymer Chemist, you will be primarily responsible for polymer synthesis, new product development, raw material evaluation, product formulation, product improvement, testing, and interpretation of results and reporting of findings.

Key Requirements:

  • A degree in Organic/Polymer Chemistry, Polymer Science, or Material Science.
  • A minimum of three years industry experience.
  • In depth knowledge of polymer structure-property relations, effects of polymer microstructure on thermal, mechanical and rheological properties and demonstrated capability to modify polymer structure to achieve end performance.
  • A strong analytical and statistical mind-set.
  • A strong understanding of chemical process hazards.
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast paced production environment.
  • Computer literacy is essential for this role.
  • Strong communicating skills as you will be working with other Scientists, Engineers, Procurement, Technicians and Operatives within the company.
If you are the right candidate for this role, contact Emma today on sligo@icegroup.ie