R&D Chemist


R&D Chemist

R&D Chemist

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  • Proficient at performing standard laboratory and applications testing.
  • Ability to make detailed observations of lab tests and to accurately record the data and observations in a laboratory notebook and in spreadsheets.
  • Ability to manage laboratory workflow for multiple, concurrent development and applications projects.
  • Communicate results, observations, and work progress to supervisor.
  • Interact with customers by effectively communicating project updates and presenting project results.
  • Build experience to give technical presentations, visit customer sites, and attend trade shows.
  • Work with supervisor, commercial leaders, and sales to understand market needs and develop new products as required.
  • Work with low to moderately hazardous chemicals using appropriate safety procedures and practices.



  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in chemistry or related field and 5+ years relevant experience working as a chemist in an R&D environment or related applications area.
  • Experience working in food science is desirable but not required.
  • Strong data observation and interpretation skills.
  • Computer skills and math aptitude.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy, with ability to compare data, detect inconsistencies, and determine actions for resolution.
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills with the ability to interact effectively and positively with supervisor, peers, and across functions.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills with ability to prioritize multiple work deadlines.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Ability to work an eight (8) hour shift in a lab environment.   Must have the ability to stand for long periods of time at a bench performing tasks.  Must be able to lift objects that are less than or equal to 30 lbs.  Will be required to use computer daily to effectively complete job functions for entire shift.


Work Environment: Lab environment

FLSA Status: Salary/Exempt
Travel Potential: 0-5%




South Carolina, USA