Location: Jonesboro, AR
Crane Composites located in Jonesboro AR is seeking a Color Chemist to support development of new colors and maintenance of existing colors to meet customer needs. A Bachelors Degree in Chemistry or Biology preferred with 2-5 years experience with color matching.
Work with sales, marketing and product manager to determine customers color requirements.
Maintain color standards, formulations, and review color adjustments monthly to maintain color tolerances.
Responsible for the operation procedures, maintenance and calibration of color measurement equipment.
Develop understanding of and keep current with color science and how it applies to CCI products and formulations.
Develop methods to improve the efficiency and accuracy of color control of CCI products.
Work in lab environment; follow CCI Lab Safety Policy.
Determine process capability for existing and new colors.
Conduct special studies and experiments to develop new products, evaluate new test methods, evaluate new raw maters and investigate the effect of processing factors.
Mix different chemicals or polymers together to discover the results and chemical properties.
Have knowledge and understanding of Company’s waste disposal policy.
Coordinate and assist in line trials.
Assist process engineering with trouble shooting process when raw materials are in question.
Have knowledge and understanding of all safety guidelines and specific safety hazards associated with the operation of a lab and tests.
Obtain outside certifications of product performance as needed.
Advise Marketing/Sales of product suitability for specific applications.