Job Summary

Provides expert advice in chemistry dealing with the composition and properties of substances.

Job Functions

  • Conducts research, analysis, synthesis, and experimentation on substances for such purposes as product and process development and application, quantitative and qualitative analysis, and improvement of analytical methodologies.
  • Develops formulas, processes, and methods for solution of technical problems.
  • Analyzes organic and inorganic compounds to determine chemical and physical properties.
  • Induces changes in composition of substances by introduction of heat, light, energy, and chemical catalysts.
  • Conducts research on manufactured products to develop and improve products.
  • Conducts research into composition, structure, properties, relationships, and reactions of matter.
  • Confers with scientists and engineers regarding research, and prepares technical papers and reports.
  • Prepares standards and specifications for processes, facilities, products, and tests.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree and five-six years of experience.

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Other Professional

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