Gelest,Inc. is currently seeking qualified individuals to join our small and large-scale production operations. Responsibilities will include process development, scale-up and manufacturing of various organosilanes, silicones and metal-organic compounds on a scale from 1 liter to multi-tons. Qualified individuals must have a minimum of two years college chemistry. A bachelor's degree in chemistry, chemical engineering or other related science is preferred. This position is a 2nd shift position.
Gelest offers a technically challenging and rewarding career with a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Dental and Vision insurance, 401(k) savings plan with an employer match and a year-end bonus based on company and individual performance.
Gelest is located in Morrisville, PA and is in close proximity to Interstate 95, Route 1 and the PA/NJ turnpikes.
The individual must be self-motivated, willing to learn in a dynamic fast paced environment, have good communication skills and be able to work in a team environment. Ability to work shiftwork is required. Gelest will provide full hands on training by our technical staff in the areas of synthetic chemistry and silicone polymer chemistry. The individual will be trained to independently carry out chemical reactions, perform purification techniques and evaluate analytical results of synthesized products.