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Lab Assistant - PA

Job ID 9401 Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality, China;
Solvay is a multi-specialty chemical company committed to developing chemistry that addresses key societal challenges. We innovate and partner with customers in diverse global end markets. Technology Solutions is a global leader in specialty mining reagents, phosphine-based chemistry, and solutions for stabilization of polymers. We are also a major player in phosphorus derivatives. The portfolio includes world class, leading-edge technologies and unrivalled technical service and applications expertise that support our customers in developing tailored solutions.

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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