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Lab Assistant - PA

Job ID 9401 Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality, China;
Solvay is a science company whose technologies bring benefits to many aspects of daily life. With more than 24,100 employees in 64 countries, Solvay bonds people, ideas and elements to reinvent progress. The Group seeks to create sustainable shared value for all, notably through its Solvay One Planet plan crafted around three pillars: protecting the climate, preserving resources and fostering better life. The Group’s innovative solutions contribute to safer, cleaner, and more sustainable products found in homes, food and consumer goods, planes, cars, batteries, smart devices, health care applications, water and air purification systems. Founded in 1863, Solvay today ranks among the world’s top three companies for the vast majority of its activities and delivered net sales of €10.2 billion in 2019. Solvay is listed on Euronext Brussels (SOLB) and Paris and in the United States, where its shares (SOLVY) are traded through a Level I ADR program. Technology Solutions is a global leader in specialty mining reagents, phosphine-based chemistry, and solutions for stabilization of polymers. Its portfolio includes world class, leading-edge technologies and unrivaled technical service and applications expertise that support our customers in developing tailor-made solutions, in particular for mining, where Solvay's products allow customers to extract metal concentrates from increasingly more complex and depleted ores.

Job Overview and Responsibilities:

ØProviding technical lab support in accordance with the execution AP and China Regional Strategic Plan;

ØImplement Laboratory Process and SOP;

ØMaintain calibration and maintenance schedule for all PA laboratory equipment;

ØDocument, maintain and update STP Lab TSR Project database in accordance to Central Stamford Lab Procedure;

ØExecution of Joint Customer Technical Service Work Request (TSR) in a timely manner;

ØWork together with field Technical Service and Sales Team to provide data summary and project update on a monthly basis

Participate in lab operations including polymer processing, data acquisition, data summary, data analysis, preparation of interim and final customer presentations and project updates for customer related projects.

Education and Experience:


ØBachelor degree in Chemistry or Polymer Science

Ø+3/4 years’ experience in polymer testing laboratory


Operation of typical polymer testing and measuring equipment: injection molding, polymer extruder, colorimeter, gloss meter, physical property (Instron), thermal oven, QUV, Melt-flow Tester, heated press, etc.


·Analytical Skills – Insightful analysis of data.

·Proactive, initiative, entrepreneurial, dynamic and flexible.

·Extroverted, pronounced interest in new ideas, high level of creativity.

·Good oral and written communication skills.

·Good presentation skills.

·Able to work in a team setting.

Winning personality.


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