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Sc Infomunca Srl is recruiting a Materials Technologist for one of the largest industrial and petrochemical company in Saudi Arabia. Job profile (responsibilities) • Develop and optimize new or existing product recipes of polyolefins that would meet the performance requirements for the desired end-application(s). • Liaise with customers through respective marketers of the Organization towards polymeric product development following the Stage-Gate System. • Conduct compounding experiments through the collaboration with Process Technology department. • Fabricate plastic products such as pipes, films, injection / blow moulded parts in conjunction with Process Technology Department. • Coordinate with analytical laboratory / department to generate analytical data of polymeric materials. • Polymeric materials / products performance evaluation. • Design, prepare and conduct customer (internal & external) training programs. • Provide technical support to internal and external customers through the respective marketers of the Organization.
Required skills and competencies Must have profound knowledge about: - Materials Science & Engineering with relation to end-use applications development. - Products and compounding processes development methodology. - Structural and scientific approach to R&D project, product development - Materials manufacturing processes / techniques including blending, compounding, process condition setting, optimization and trouble shooting for the related areas. - Materials characterization including mechanical, thermal properties, spectroscopy and microstructure in short as well as long terms. - Rheological behavior of polymer blends, alloys and composites. - Effect of additives on polymers, blends and composites on polymer rheology, processing and end-product performance. - Demonstrated hands-on work experience in compounding and materials properties evaluation. - Project handling through Stage-Gate format; design by statistical methods. Minimum qualifications: • Minimum 15 years experience in the compounding / blending industry and R&D activities. • Graduate with MSc, PhD in Polymer Science, Materials Science or Polymer Engineering, Chemistry or related discipline.