R & D Chemist

JOB FUNCTION: Scientific
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: Bordentown, NJ
COMPENSATION: $70k - $80k
POSTED: Sep 23, 2022

Our client is a well-established manufacturer of high-quality plastics and polymers. They are currently seeking an R & D Chemist to join their team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$70k – $80k DOE

Position Overview:

Our client is seeking an R & D Chemist who is eager to grow and bring fresh energy to the team. The R&D Chemist role will provide the candidate with an opportunity to contribute towards the development of new compounds in R&D.

Responsibilities of the R & D Chemist:

  • Generate ideas for new product development of compounds and research feasibility in terms of profitability, resource availability, and compliance with all regulatory requirements
  • Ensure that all tests are performed with accuracy, completeness, and in compliance with established standards
  • Attend internal production trials to ensure new formulation samples are made as being designed for
  • Responsible for developing and issuing new formulations for new compounds based on requirements and specifications from customers and market demands
  • Analyze compounds and record data, including competitors when needed, to determine physical and chemical properties for development of compounds
  • Communicate internally with various departments for R&D-related issue such as pilot line schedule, product development progress, and R&D new production trial plan

Qualifications of the R & D Chemist:

  • Must have experience with lab devices needed for formulations
  • Expertise in chemistry, understanding surface-interface properties, and surface characterization is ideal
  • Experience with plastics or polymers is preferred

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or a related field


  • Comprehensive benefits package
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 114266