Our Client Company is a leader in synthetic rubber manufacturing, serving development, application and commercial needs for their loyal customers. They are currently seeking an R & D Director at their world-class production facilities in Geismar, Louisiana. The salary is $115K - $175K, depending upon experience, with relocation assistance available.
The R&D Director establishes the company’s technical vision, leading all aspects of the company’s technology development for the EPDM and SBR businesses. He or she also oversees the overall management of business development in Asia. This role plays an integral part in the company’s strategic direction, development, and future growth.
Requirements: • B.S., M.S., or PhD in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering (PhD preferred) • Minimum of 5 years in technical management • Minimum of 10 years in polymer, catalyst and applications development and technical service • Minimum of 5 years in EPDM technology (preferred) • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • Ability to develop personnel, and lead and work in teams • Demonstrated focus and successful performance on workplace and product safety
Competitive salary and a generous employee benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, paid holidays and time off, and more.
Must be a U.S. citizen or Green Card holder.
Interested and qualified, or do you know someone who might be? To apply, please click on the following link and email your updated resume in Word format, *highlighting the necessary requirements* and indicating position of interest. Please specify, “R & D Director – LCRD” in the subject line.