Analytical Chemist

Printpack
Job Description

Printpack, a leading manufacturer of flexible packaging, is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Analytical Chemist. This position will report to the Analytical Systems Manager and will be located in Villa Rica, GA.

 

Minimum Requirements & Preferred Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry or Polymer Science
  • 10 years minimum experience in a laboratory environment, or; a Master’s Degree in Chemistry or Polymer Science with 5 years minimum experience in a laboratory environment.

Preferred Skills: 

  • The qualified candidate for this position will need to have the ability to function in both a team and an individual environment.  In addition, this candidate must possess the flexibility to address changing priorities as they arise.
 

Key Responsibilities & Competencies

Primary Interactions:

 

  Internal:  Plant Managers, Production Managers, Product Development Engineers, Quality Managers and associates.

 

  External:  Suppliers, Customers

 

  • Developing and validating analytical methods in the following areas:
  1. Chromatography (gas and Liquid)
  2. FTIR, UV-VIS
  3. Microscopy (Optical and Scanning Electron)
  4. Thermal Analysis
  5. Physical Analysis
  • Applying these methods to evaluate materials as they effect the operation of Printpack.
  • Transferring these methods to Printpack Quality labs and training their associates in their use.
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