Job #: 9793
Title: Manager of R&D
Job Location: Williamsport, Pennsylvania - United States
Salary: $120,000.00 - $150,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: bonus
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes
WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?
Excellent opportunity with this Fortune 500 company and industry leader that focuses on sustainability. Seeking an individual to lead and provide strategic direction for the chemical process engineering group within the site. We are searching for someone who will work across the global businesses to support growth and direct innovation for medium and longer term projects. If you like the great outdoors, you`ll love this area with it`s location near the Susquehanna River and 2 million acres of public forest preserve as well as proximity to State College and Williamsport. JOB DESCRIPTION
Approximately 80% of your time will be spent directly supporting R&D operations in tech center/pilot plant and the remaining time, you will be providing support to other regions. You will lead toll manufacturing qualifications in North America.
Will support all aspect of scale up, capital engineering, and site lab operations.
Lead Capex planning and execution.
Lead a team of R&D professionals
Prepare and manage budgets and strategic initiatives.
Conduct feasibility studies and analysis of new ideas
Participate in project review meetings and lead execution of projects. QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor`s degree in chemical engineering is required. MS/PhD a plus.
10+ years chemical scale up experience from pilot plant to full scale manufacturing desired. Scale up experience of polymers highly desired.
Must have previous supervisory experience over technical personnel (ideally engineers).
Proven strong project management skills and ability to drive projects to completion.
Strategic thinker with strong implementation skills
Global experience is a plus
Open to travel up to 25% domestically and globally.
University - Bachelor`s Degree/3-4 Year Degree
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