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Product Development Chemist

Job Title: Product Development Chemist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 85772
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

Product Development Scientist

Our client a leading vision care company requires an experienced Product Development Scientist for a new job in Galway. The R& D team are responsible for developing new vision care products. As part of the team you will be responsible for carrying out product development for new products such as formulating new coating chemistries, as well as the associated processes

Key Responsibilities
  • Develop, validate and implement new products and associated production processes
  • Improve existing products and processes effective technology transfer from the R&D facilities to plant sites globally for process development, improvement and troubleshooting
  • Perform process experiments and lab tests
  • Evaluate results and make recommendations
  • Support new product and platform introductions
  • Provide technical solutions to issues reported from end-user customers
  • Effectively transfer process and product knowledge from R&D to operation sites globally

Education, Experience and Skills:
  • Level 8 Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Materials or Polymer Science
  • Minimum 5 years working experience, preferable with coatings.
  • Keen interest in hands-on laboratory work and process development
  • Very good communication skills, both written and oral

For further information on this Product Development Scientist role in Galway please contact Cliona O'Malley on 091730022 /
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