• Posted on: Oct 30, 2023
  • Location: Moline, IL
  • Job ID: 841c96cf
  • Type: Full Time
  • Posted on: Oct 30, 2023
  • Location: Moline, IL
  • Job ID: 841c96cf
  • Type: Full Time

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Our client is a global leader in the manufacture of paints and coatings. They require an experienced industrial coatings chemist to join their team at a manufacturing and lab facility in northwest Illinois. 


  • Perform experiments to develop, reformulate and improve industrial coatings products.
  • Solve product or manufacturing process related technical problems. 
  • Demonstrate significant mastery in the use of chemical raw materials, instruments and substrates related to liquid industrial coatings. 
  • Lead projects of varying complexity with little to no supervision. 
  • Be accountable for timely and accurate technical solutions. 
  • Mentor lesser experienced chemists. 
  • Develop expertise in at least one area of technology. 
  • Overnight travel to customer sites on occasion. 
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry or related discipline with at least two semesters each of both general and organic chemistry. 
  • 3 years of industrial coatings laboratory experience. 
  • Experience in 1K and 2K Solvent and Water based coatings formulation for industrial applications highly desirable. 
  • Experience with aerosol formulations highly desirable.
  • Design of Experiment and Design for Six Sigma experience is preferable. 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills. 
  • Project organization experience.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office. 
  • Ability to travel as much as 30% of the time. 
Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Future visa sponsorship is not available. 

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