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R&D Chemist - Polymer Resins in Wales South
R&D Chemist – Polymer Resins
Our client is a market leader in the development of resin based polymer beads for use in ion exchange applications. With strong demand in the life sciences sector they are seeking a Research and Development Chemist to work on the development and formulation of new polymer bead resin products.
The role will involve synthesis of new resin samples, characterisation of new products, laboratory process development and scale-up, process optimisation and technology transfer.
Masters graduate or PhD in relevant Chemistry or Chemical Engineering subject.
2 years of research experience, ideally industry based.
Background in synthetic chemistry related to polymers.
Process scale-up experience from lab to pilot plant to full plant.
Knowledge of fluid dynamics.
Experience of polymer bead preparation desirable but not essential.