Technical Service Officer – Polymer Chemist (6 Month Contract) (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria


  • Gain experience with a Chemical Giant
  • 6 month Contract on offer
  • Suits PhD, Masters or Honours With/Without Work Experience
  • Great Work Conditions and Remuneration



Our client, a global giant in the chemical industry, is seeking a graduate or experienced chemist to join their Melbourne operations for a 6 month contract (Maternity leave cover).



The position is quite hands on requiring the selected candidate to work closely with team members and management to develop, formulate and alter polyurethane products to meet changing customer needs. In addition, you will be expected to contribute to building excellent working relationships with the customers. In time you will be able to provide support and recommend changes to enhance manufacturing efficiencies.



To be considered for this position, you will need to meet to following criteria:

  • A PhD, Masters degree or Honours degree in Material Science, Polymer Chemistry, Organic Chemistry or Organic Synthesis.
  • Solid practical laboratory skills with a good mechanical aptitude
  • A few years of work experience would be favoured but not necessary
  • Excellent team player with the ability to work autonomously and self-manage your work load
  • Formulation experience within adhesives/coatings would be advantageous
  • Exceptional interpersonal and relationship development skills as you will be dealing with external customers as well as internal parties
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

This company is a big multinational providing excellent working conditions and competitive remuneration!



To apply for this role, please forward your updated resume with a covering letter to the team at ChemSkill. To discuss this role, please call our office during business hours.

Please Note: Unfortunately only short-listed candidates can be contacted due to high volume of applications.