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Global Technical Service Manager

at Chemours in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

As we create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through chemistry, we invite you to join our team to harness the power of chemistry to shape markets, redefine industries and improve lives for billions of people around the world.

HELP SHAPE THE FUTURE OF CHEMISTRY AND THE WORLD

From the frontline to the back office, every Chemours employee is part of something bigger than themselves as together we work to create a better world through the power of our chemistry.

Chemours is a $6.3 billion company with a portfolio of products and processes that enable technologies and products that people use every day in their lives. From cellular phones to lower emission vehicles, to 5G communications and clean energy from hydrogen, we’re collaborating with customers to make these innovations more capable. Simply said, we use our chemistry to change lives, shape markets, and redefine industries-one improvement at a time.

Chemours is seeking a Global Technical Service Manager to join our growing Thermal and Specialty Solutions team! This position will report directly to the Global Technology Sr Director at our Discovery Hub in Newark, DE location.

The Chemours™ Discovery Hub, a newly constructed 320,000 sq.ft. world-class R&D and Application Development research facility located in Newark, DE, has a Global Technical Service Manager position available in the Technology function. In Thermal & Specialty Solutions, we harness next-generation, low-Global Warming Potential (GWP) technology to provide market driven innovations to customers in the areas of Refrigerants, Propellants, Fire Protection, Foam Blowing Agents used in various systems for building and construction segments, and Mobile and Stationary heating and cooling systems. Our technical organization consists of experts in the areas of fluorine, catalysis, process development, analytical and formulation science, and application development to name a few. This highly visible role will lead a technical team that will provide direct customer technical service and product support to several Fortune 500 companies.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

+ Manages NA Technical Service function that serves customers in NA and LA, as well as provide support to the Technical Service teams in EMEA and AP.

+ Responsible for setting and meeting the function’s objectives and goals.

+ Responsible for technical support to the customer in the development and application of products, processing techniques, and resolution of various customer requests (application, specification, quality, etc.).

+ Coordinates the deployment of webinars, white papers, YouTube promotional videos, collateral development, and other publications in relevant industries

+ Participates in the commercialization of new technology providing support during lab scale sample analysis and field trials at customer locations, which includes the strategic growth commercial initiatives.

+ Provides support related to anticipating and assessing the impact on product properties and processing due to performance changes to manufacturing processes, raw materials, or product composition.

+ Monitors and evaluates project progress and results to determine improvements needed to meet technical objectives in regional account plans.

+ Consults with business on commercial programs to ensure adequate technical support.

+ Coordinates technical support for the technical Codes & Standards

+ Ensures company representation in technical committees, Codes & Standards working groups, and other forums relevant in the industry

+ Provides technical support to achieve the objectives of the IP and Advocacy strategies.

The following is required for this role:

+ Master’s degree in Science or Engineering

+ 5-10 years of experience in technical roles with expertise in technical service

+ Experience managing people

+ Demonstrated experience with chemical handling

+ Demonstrated experience in managing product quality or quality related systems

+ Demonstrated experience in working directly with operations, customers and/or distribution.

+ Ability to travel occasionally

+ Good verbal and interpersonal communication skills

The following is preferred for this role:

+ An advanced technical degree in science/engineering (PhD or equivalent years of field experience)

+ Demonstrated experience with fluorochemical handling preferred

+ Certification in a continuous improvement process (i.e. Six Sigma)

Benefits:

Competitive Compensation

Comprehensive Benefits Packages

401(k) Match

Employee Stock Purchase Program

Tuition Reimbursement

Commuter Benefits

Learning and Development Opportunities

Strong Inclusion and Diversity Initiatives

Company-paid Volunteer Days

We’re a different kind of chemistry company because 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 selves, at Chemours and in life. And we’re proud to be Certified™ by Great Place to Work® .

Learn more about Chemours and our culture by visiting Chemours.com/careers. (https://www.chemours.com/en/careers)

Chemours is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, religion, color, gender, disability, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, marital status, family status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. Jurisdictions may have additional grounds for non-discrimination, and we comply with all applicable laws.

Chemours is an E-Verify employer

Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation

Immigration sponsorship (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available for

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”.

A new company. A new purpose. A new commitment to customers and chemistry. We are Chemours. And even more exciting is how our employees are committed to be catalysts for better. The word “ours” is in our name intentionally. It is about our employees, our customers and our world. Our values are simple: We seek to put our customers first always. We encourage creativity and simplicity. We give you the ability to operate with the innovation and enthusiasm of an entrepreneur. We are obsessed with making our world safe and we do this all with unshakable integrity – doing what is right. See chemistry in a different way at Chemours.

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Job Posting: JC229145045

Posted On: Nov 23, 2022

Updated On: Jan 25, 2023

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