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Coatings Chemist in Carlisle, PA at Carlisle Construction Materials

Date Posted: 4/2/2019

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    Carlisle, PA
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Job Description

Coatings Chemist


Job Summary:

Carlisle Construction Materials (CCM), is a global leader in the building materials industry.  We’ve been around since 1917.  In just the past six years, our company has grown by nearly 70%.

If you love a good challenge, you’ll fit right in.

We are looking for a coatings chemist to join our research and development team in Carlisle, PA   

This position is responsible for R&D projects covering roof coatings products. The product line includes elastomeric one component moisture cure RTV coatings both with and without solvents. The position will work closely with other R&D Chemists and Technicians to create a comprehensive product portfolio of products for the roofing industry

Job Responsibilities:

  • New product development
  • Support manufacturing & quality functions with customer discover and problem-solving processes
  • Interaction with external certification agencies such as Factory Mutual, Underwriters Laboratories, NSF and others
  • Project management and documentation including laboratory notebook documentation and project report writing
  • Strong laboratory skills required including both scientific practices and housekeeping

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (or related technical discipline)
  • 3-5 years lab experience in product development/application is desirable
  • Silicone or other coating formulation experience is required
  • Emittance, Reflectance, Weathering, UV stability experience is preferred
  • Travel up to 25%

When you join CCM, you’ll become part of a team that looks out for you, listens to your ideas and appreciates your work. We think we’ve got something pretty special here, and our employees seem to agree. 

Employees also enjoy some of these great benefits!

Time off – Hard work should be rewarded. You’ll receive paid vacation and a generous amount of paid holidays.

Healthcare – We offer multiple options. Choose the one that fits your lifestyle. CCM picks up a generous amount of the cost.

Retirement Fund – Save for your retirement with a traditional or Roth 401k. We’ll match a portion of your contribution starting on your first day of work.

Training – We believe in being lifetime learners, so we offer dozens of training programs in the classroom as well as online.

Tuition Reimbursement – Ready to get the degree? We’ll pick up 90% of your tuition cost.

Idea Teams – You can be part of helping us solve some of our toughest challenges or developing the next break-through innovation. 

Unlimited Coffee – Caffeine fuels some of the best ideas.


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