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Graduate Rubber Chemist

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Graduate Rubber Chemist


$60,000 - $80,000 + Expert Training + Career Progression + Relocation Package + Bonus + 401(k) + 3 Weeks PTO + 12 Holidays + International Travel (Training) + 75% Healthcare Coverage + 100% Vision + Flexible WFH Options

Are you graduate with internship experience looking to join an innovative, global industry leader, offering extensive expert training, future career progression opportunities working in a technically varied position?

On offer is the chance to join a team of highly skilled professionals working across a diverse range of projects. Representing this global brand you will have the chance to travel internationally for training as well across the US to visit new labs.

In this position you will work collaboratively with laboratory teams to develop, test and improve rubber compounds, work with suppliers to evaluate and test new products, optimize mixing, processing and moulding of market leading products that vary in size and complexity. You will work closely with engineering and laboratory teams to solve manufacturing problems through process improvement and chemistry as well as find new way to pioneer new products.

This is a unique opportunity to join a thriving manufacturing organization operating at the forefront of their industry, that will invest in your professional development and growth, working in a highly varied, innovative position.

The Position:
* Develop, test and improve market leading products that are supplied to customers globally
* Work collaboratively with engineering, laboratory and manufacturing teams to problems solve issues and improve processes
* Evaluate and test new products in line with customer specifications
* Optimize mixing, processing and moulding processes as well as investigate new equipment to enhance manufacturability
* Work closely with suppliers to evaluate new products that could enhance properties, improve processing or reduce costs
* Excellent company package, training, career progression and earning potential available

The Person:
* Bachelor's Degree in either Chemical Engineering, Polymers, Rubber, Plastic, Chemistry or Material Science
* Hands on intern experience working with polymers, rubber or similar materials
* Eager to travel, learn and develop new skills to become an expert
* Able to problem solve and communicate effectively with suppliers and team members

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Ryan Adams at Rise Technical Recruitment.
Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.
The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.