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Application Chemist in Philadelphia, PA at Synerfac

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

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Job Description


Performs laboratory experiments involving wet chemistry, spectrophotometric, chromatographic and electromechanical analysis

Maintains detailed experimental records including complex calculations, performs ion exchange research such as loading capacity determination, exhaustion curves and isotherm studies

Perform quality analysis of lab produced and plant produced copolymer and resin samples

Prepares samples to be supplied to customers via sales force

Maintains a good understanding of cationic and anionic exchange resin operations including regeneration procedures

Assembles and maintains equipment for column and resin performance studies--also perform process development studies

Provides plant/production support to assist manufacturing

Assist in developing in-house testing methods

Operate and assist in maintaining analytical tool such as ICP, Ion Chromatograph, HACH spectrometer, TOC Analyzer---performs routine instrument calibration and quality control

Job Requirements

BS Degree in Physical Science or related field

2+ years experience in a chemical laboratory ideally working with resins and/or polymers

Experience with analytical testing particularly ICP, AA and IC

Computer proficient

Excellent communication skills both oral and written

Able to communicate with various levels of personnel