Synthetic Chemist - Polymer

    Toronto, ON, Canada
    • BSc or Diploma with experience working in a chemical manufacturing environment
    • Experience working in a pilot plant is an asset
    • Experience in synthetic chemistry for polymers and/or other chemicals

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    Responsible for the preparation of both laboratory and pilot scale batches of new and existing products.

    • Operation of pilot plant reactors for the tech transfer of products from lab to commerical scale
    • Under direction, assist in developing new synthesized products.
    • Perform analysis using wet chemistry techniques.
    • Operation of IR, GPC, GC and HPLC.
    • Assist in evaluating new or existing raw materials.
    • Prepare reports on completed experiments that summarize and detail findings.


    • BSc or Diploma in chemistry or chemical technology is required.
    • 3-5 years’ experience in a chemical manufacturing plant is an asset.
    • Knowledge of silicone chemistry is an asset.
    • The ability to document subtle changes in chemical processes.
    • Experience in the lab scale synthesis of organic or inorganic compounds, resins, surfactants.
    • Experience in wet chemical testing and is familiar with IR, GPC and GC analysis.
    • Computer literate and comfortable working with Microsoft word, PowerPoint, Excel.

    Category: Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical

    Reference ID: CA7677BM001381

    Date Posted: 05/06/2019


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