Chemist – Coating Resins

Anderson Development Company   Adrian, MI   Full-time     Science
Posted on September 2, 2023
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Chemist Coating Resins Anderson Development Company is seeking a Chemist Coating Resins based out of our Adrian, Michigan facility. We have been working for over 50 years to make materials that enable better living and more efficient manufacturing. Our polymers keep your car shiny in a planet-friendly way, our elastomers are used to build more durable equipment and our semiconductor materials enable faster computer chips. These technologies enable our customers to manufacture products that are at the highest performance, more friendly for the planet, tougher and longer lasting. We partner with customers all over the world to make their businesses safe, sound and competitive. The key to our success has always been our people, who strive to exceed our customer's expectations. We are looking for you, your talents, and your creativity to help us to continue our success. Job Responsibilities Design and execute experiments in the lab including analyzing and interpreting data and drawing conclusions. Communicate results in an effective manner to both internal and external stakeholders. Be able to work independently or under instruction of R&D Leadership as a team member in developing new products. Provide technical support and training to customers in the use of Coating resins. Work with QC and Production teams to support product commercialization and customer projects. Exhibit safe working behaviors and maintain safe working conditions in the lab. Required Qualifications and Skills B.S. degree in Chemistry, Polymer Science, Materials Science, Coating Science, Chemical Engineering, or a related field. MS degree is a plus. 0-3+ years of technical service, research, or product development experience. Ability to design experiments, analyze results, summarize data and findings with well thought out conclusions. Fundamental understanding of coatings resin chemistry and familiarity with common test methods and equipment. Ability to carry out polymer synthesis and coatings preparation for application and testing. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to interact effectively with internal and external teams. Strong communication skills, both verbal and written to effectively provide customer technical support. Be willing to travel up to 10% (i.e., visit customers, attend conferences/seminars). Apply Now! We Look Forward To Hearing From You! Send your resume to:, or fax to 517-438-5316, or mail to HR Dept., 1415 E. Michigan St., Adrian, MI 49221 Anderson Development Company offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Check out our website at to see what we are all about. Our Core Values Act in good faith for people and society, act ethically and with integrity Putting the customer first. Our success comes through customer success Solution provider (Specialized, Innovative, Global) Personal, efficient, responsive to provide a better quality of life for stakeholders, including customers, our community and our employees Continually improving Innovative and creative Always learning and getting better, never complacent Moving forward, trust our potential and don't fear failure Personal development, aiming to be world class professionals Team oriented atmosphere We are stronger together, with everyone excelling in their role Encouraging respectful and constructive conflict, not group think Individual diversity The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the job responsibilities, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card). Anderson Development Company is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.