Laboratory Technician Senior

at Solenis in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Solenis is a leading global producer of specialty chemicals for water-intensive industries, including the pulp, paper, oil and gas, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power and municipal markets. The company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of process, functional and water treatment chemistries as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets and minimize environmental impact. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company has 41 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of approximately 5,200 professionals in 120 countries across five continents. For additional information about Solenis, please visit |Twitter | LinkedIn.

Solenis is staffed with great minds and powered by ingenuity. When you join the Solenis team, you become part of a global community of 5,200 experts who work together to provide advanced process and water treatment solutions. Our team members take pride in their ability to think dynamically and help solve our customers’ unique challenges. If you’re interested in becoming a part of our elite team, please explore our current career opportunities.

The successful candidate in the Lab Tech III or Lab Tech Senior position will be responsible for safely and routinely carrying out organic and/or polymer reactions under the direction of a principle investigator. This includes independently setting up routine lab glassware and calculating molecular weights, mole equivalents, dilutions volumes and scale up charges. The candidate will have a strong focus on safety, particularly the handling of hazardous materials. The candidate will be responsible for acquiring, setting up and operating laboratory equipment required for new product development; learning new analytical techniques and operating instrumentation, generating experimental data, performing data analysis and reporting the results to principal investigator(s); managing lab with strong focus on safety compliance. The candidate should be a self-starter demonstrating a strong work ethic and people skills.

+ A B.S. in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Polymer Chemistry, Molecular or Microbiology, or related disciplines is preferred.

+ Demonstrated research competency in organic or polymer synthesis, molecular biology, characterization of material or polymer properties, analytical chemistry, microbiology, physical chemistry of aqueous systems, technology development in industrial processing, or surface or colloid chemistry would be typical of a candidate for this position, but not required.

+ Excellent communication skills, the ability to work effectively in a team environment, a pragmatic attitude, a scientific approach to problem solving, and the ability to become a leader in a broad technical area of importance to Solenis are essential.

+ Authorized to work in the United States though that is not a requirement for consideration.

At Solenis, we understand that our greatest asset is our people. That is why we offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and numerous opportunities for professional growth and development. So, if you are interested in working for a world-class company and enjoy solving complex challenges, whether in the lab or the field, consider joining our team.

Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including Minorities / Women/ Veterans / Disabled.

Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Should you require assistance in applying to this opportunity, please reach out to Solenis Talent Acquisition at 1-888-756-2701. #LI-Pf1

Workday Req Number: R0005838

External Company Name: Solenis LLC

Street: 500 Hercules Road

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Job Posting: JC181091723

Posted On: Apr 09, 2021

Updated On: Aug 21, 2021