Full Time Job Opportunities

1. Richard Wayne & Roberts

Richard Wayne & Roberts, the recruiting firm is looking for Account Manager Position for their client in Chicago area. To view a complete job description please click Here


To apply, e-mail your resume’ to Kelly Thomas at kellyt@rwr.com

 2. Archway Sales

Archway Sales, a leading specialty chemical distributor is hiring Technical Sales professionals for positions based in Wisconsin, Los Angeles, and St. Louis Metro areas.  To view a complete job description please click Here


To apply, e-mail your resume’ to Recruiter@archwaysales.com 

3. Valspar

Valspar has a Chemical Sourcing Analyst position at corporate headquarters in downtown Minneapolis, MN. Valspar is seeking candidates with undergraduate degrees in chemistry who are interested in learning and leveraging the “business of chemistry”. To view a complete job discription please click Here

To apply, e-mail your resume' to SBECKER@VALSPAR.COM

4. Valspar

Valspar has an experienced Purchasing Manager position at corporate headquarters in downtown Minneapolis, MN. The preferred candidate would have Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Finance, Engineering or Science or Master’s degree in Business Administration (preferred) with 8+ years relevant experience with 2+ years of supervisory experience. To view a complete job discription please click Here

To apply, e-mail your resume' to SBECKER@VALSPAR.COM

5. Valspar

Valspar has PhD Scientist position at High Point, NC Wood group. The preferred candidate would have a PhD in Chemistry  or Chemical Engineering.  Candidate is expected to plan and lead multiple technical research projects through the commercialization process based on project objectives, budget, and timelines.  Scientist position will require a person capable of conducting research according to LSS design principles through direct interaction with emerging customers.  The candidate will have to be excellent at presenting and guiding projects to ensure commercialization opportunities are realized.  Ultimately, the candidate will have to apply a thorough understanding of the coatings industry and competitive technologies to develop successful products, application methods, or optimize manufacturing processes depending on customer need.  The major responsibility of the scientist position is introducing new technologies to the wood group at Valspar and serving as the primary contact for complex internal or external questions.

To apply, e-mail your resume' to SBECKER@VALSPAR.COM

6. Sandstrom Coating Technologies

Sandstrom Coating Technologies has Research and Development Chemist position at Port Byron, IL. To view a complete job discription please click Here

To apply, e-mail your resume' to careers@sandstromproducts.com

7. Cardolite Corporation

Cardolite Corporation has Pilot Plant Chemist positions located at new facility in Monmouth Junction in New Jersey. To view a complete job description please click Here.

To apply, e-mail your resume’ to sconti@cardolite.com or contact at Phone: 973-344-5015 ext 129 or Fax: 973-344-7930  

8. Northern Coatings and Chemical Co.

Northern Coatings and Chemical Company is a manufacturer and supplier of innovative product finishes for metal, plastics and wood, including solventborne, waterborne and solvent free liquid coatings, as well as many specialized custom formulated coatings. They has opening for Sales/Technical Service Representative located at Menominee, Michigan, about 50 miles north of Green Bay, Wisconsin on the west shore of Lake Michigan in the Upper Peninsula.. To view a complete job description please click Here.

For questions or inquiries, please call Mark LaValley at 906-863-2641 or email at mlavalley@northern-coatings.com  

9. Colorbiotics

Colorbiotics, a strategic business unit within Becker Underwood, is the leading global manufacturer of colorants, specialty coatings and patented applications for coloring wood fiber, rubber and aggregate. Colorbiotics strategically offers proven solutions to customers combining science and application. We currently seek an experienced R&D Manager.  The purpose of this position is to drive and manage the global product development process for Colorbiotics from concept to commercialization. We have a growing R&D and Quality Control Team dedicated specifically to the Colorbiotics product line.  We seek an R&D Manager who is up to the challenge of creating diversification through commercialization of technologies into new and existing markets, while staying devoted to continuous improvement of our current technologies. We are seeking an individual who has a strong technical back ground in Polymers and Coatings combined with the aptitude of converting technologies into field applications.  

Bachelor’s degree in Business, Science (Chemistry or Chemical Engineering preferred) or related fields, with a Master's preferred. Emphasis on Polymers and Coatings preferred. Strong background in dispersion and color knowledge is a plus. A minimum of 15 years experience in commercial product development from concept to commercialization required, with experience working with pigments, dies, colorants, coatings, UV cure technology, paint, and/or ink industries preferred. Must have demonstrable experience in driving new applications of existing technologies to market and a process-oriented approach. High level of formulation and application experience required. At least 5 yrs of leadership and R&D/QC staff management experience required with emphasis in training, motivating, and developing talent.

To view a complete job description and/or apply for the position, please see the following link or send resume directly to 71001-CS-3850@beckerunderwood.hrmdirect.com


10. CAS-MI Laboratories

CAS-MI Laboratories is seeking chemists and/or paint formulation chemists with 1-3 years of experience.  Paint testing and coating testing experience, as well as paint formulation and coating formulation experience required. Paint chemists will be working in an analytical laboratory and coatings formulation laboratory. A minimum of a B.S. degree in chemistry or other related discipline. Knowledge of plastics testing and processing is a plus. CAS-MI offers a competitive compensation package including health, dental, and life insurance, 401(k) plan, short and long term disability, Section 125, and vacation time. This full time position is located in Ypsilanti, Michigan.

To apply: Please email resume to hr@chemir.com  

11. Brewer Science 

Brewer Science is a major innovator of high-technology solutions for the semiconductor and the microelectronics industry, located in Rolla, MO is seeking for a Senior Technologist to provide leadership in Lithography Materials Research and Development Group. Ideal candidate with PhD in pure science plus 15 year experience (Degree in Organic Chemistry preferred) and 5 year experience in leading a team or project preferred.

Check http://www.brewerscience.com/company/careers/job-postings to find the details for career opportunities and to apply for open positions. 

12. Yenkin-Majestic Paint Corporation

Yenkin-Majestic Paint Corporation, a leading manufacturer of architectural and industrial coatings located in Columbus, Ohio, is seeking a full time Paint Chemist.  A degree in chemistry with emphasis in architectural coatings preferred. Work experience a plus.

To apply, e-mail your resume’ to myronl@yenkin-majestic.com or contact at Fax: 614-253-5315  

13. Right Pointe Company

Established manufacturer of asphalt and concrete paving construction materials is looking for a coatings specialist to support the company's concrete curing and sealers product line. This position requires bacholer's degree in chemistry or similar, and it is a hands-on laboratory bench chemist/engineer that requires creative thinking and a proactive attitude. The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for modifying current formulations and support new product development in our coatings product line. The position will require developing laboratory batches, executing plant trials and testing finished products to ensure specifications and general requirements are met. Familiarity with ASTM & AASHTO is a plus. Salary is commensurate with experience.

To apply, e-mail your resume’ to PhilippeG@rightpointe.com  

Postings on this list do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Missouri S&T Coatings Institute. For further information contact us at (573) 341-4419, or e-mail: svgwcc@mst.edu . You can also write to us at Missouri S&T Coatings Institute, BOM #2, 651 W. 13th St., Rolla, MO 65409-1020. Our web site is http://coatings.mst.edu