The person appointed to this key position will take overall responsibility for developing new materials and polymer technologies for SACO AEI. SACO-AEI is a major supplier of Silane cross-linkable cable grade compounds in global markets and has growing interests in expanding the product offerings for the wire and cable business and other markets. The individual will partner with the Technical Service, Operations and Quality organization in Sheboygan, Aurora, and Sandwich to develop next generation materials across the business unites of SACO AEI. This position will have a major role in developing new technical platforms and developing new products for the entire organization.
This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time. Incumbent will:
The Incumbent will be responsible for both supervising and working with R&D Technicians during project assignments. The role reports to the Technical Manager.
Skills associated with BS Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Polymer Technology or Polymer Engineering plus 3, preferably 5 years working in a polymer formulation development position in the compound supply industry. For this position a graduate degree would be in lieu of industrial experience: