R&D Solvent Ink Chemist


Develops solvent-based inks and coatings for flexible packaging markets

Conducts various lab tests pertinent to the packaging markets, including preparing inks, performing raw material evaluations, and developing test procedures

Provides technical information to customers to help in the design, qualification, and troubleshooting of product development

Stays up-to-date with new market trends and new technological changes in the graphic arts and packaging industries

Qualifications (Skills - Education - Experience)

B. S. Chemistry or equivalent

Five years of experience formulating solvent based inks and coatings

Knowledge in pigment dispersions, resins and other materials used in ink, as well as flexo and gravure printing processes

Excellent math and science skills, as well as written and verbal communication skills

Ability to travel both domestically and internationally

Additional Qualifications Requested or Helpful:

SAP knowledge

Strong ability to interpret color

We require a post offer pre-employment drug screen, physical and background check. Equal Opportunity Employer - disability/veteran

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