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Job Description

Chemist Job Description for Desco Industries Inc:

Desco Industries, Inc. is seeking a Chemist for our Sanford, NC office to lead the development of new chemical products, conduct chemical analyses and improve existing chemical products.

Job duties and responsibilities include:

  • Develop new chemical products.
  • Improve existing chemical products.
  • Train manufacturing personnel to build new and improved chemical products.
  • Evaluate competitive products and build comparison documentation.
  • Research and implement methods to reduce cost of chemical product line.
  • Develop and implement quality control procedures for chemical product line.
  • Develop and implement quality control procedures.
  • Source alternatives for obsolete chemicals used to manufacture products.
  • Create and maintain technical literature for chemical product line.
  • Proofread marketing literature for chemical product line.
  • Create and maintain product labeling for chemical product line.
  • Perform chemical product sales calls with sales personnel and provide technical support.
  • Create and maintain global safety data sheets for chemical product line.
  • Source tooling and instruments for chemical laboratory.
  • Propose capital investments for instrumentation that will improve R&D and manufacturing efficiencies.
  • Monitor other Desco sites where chemical and material engineering is performed.
  • Design mechanical CAD files for custom tooling and machine upgrades.
  • This position will coordinate the work and supervise 1-2 interns.

REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree or higher in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or any related field of study, plus at least one (1) year of experience in the job offered or in any related position(s). Qualified applicants must also have demonstrable knowledge, proficiency and experience with the following:

  1. CAD.
  2. Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of chemical properties of substances.
  3. Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of how chemical substances react with each other.
  4. Demonstrated ability to perform bench mixing and testing.

Additional Information:

  • Job Site: 926 JR Industrial Drive, Sanford, NC 27332.
  • No travel; no telecommuting.
  • Mail Resumes To: Attention: HR, Desco Industries, Inc., 3651 Walnut Avenue, Chino, CA 91710.
  • No calls or emails. EOE.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.