Application Development Supervisor (70K)

Location Thailand
Discipline Science
Job reference BBBH24038_1637145810
Salary THB70000.00 - THB75000.00 per month
Job startdate

Job description:

  • Assist in developing the culture of the R&D group and the broader team, in order to foster a culture of collaborative innovation in the company.

  • Drive the technical development and capability building of company to enable entrance into new markets.

  • Staying abreast of new developments in raw materials, equipment and industry best practices to maintain a superior competitive position in the market.

  • Design and development of new products in accordance with the principles of the stage gate system and in collaboration with stakeholders.

  • Establish product specifications for newly developed products in consultation with key stakeholders from QC and manufacturing teams.

  • Monitor the product quality and processing conditions of production scale trials and initial manufacturing runs, providing technical advice if deviations occur.

  • Collate feedback on new products from customers and internal teams, for future developments and refinement of new or existing product range.

  • Support the production of marketing materials for newly developed products.

  • Participate in searching for new raw materials in order to enable new products, improve existing products or reduce raw material cost.

  • Supervise/work with Development Chemist(s) regarding raw material testing, product development and other activities to enable the above job duties.

  • Support/work with Pilot line Operators for product development activities and sample request for customer trials.

  • Support Equipment calibration and maintenance

  • Writing procedures to support the ISO standard and creation of new or maintenance of existing test methods.

  • Any reasonable duties assigned from Research & Development Manager.

Job requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree or Master Degree in Science or Engineering in Organic Chemistry / Analytical Chemist / Polymer Science / Chemical Engineering or similar relevant field.

  • At least 5 years' experience in plastics/polymer industry, with experience in the thermoplastics / compound formulation development, chemical development or application development.

  • Good communication skills, including at least intermediate English skill.

  • Certification in LEAN/Six sigma would be an advantage but is not required.

Interested candidates please send your application letter with resume, current and expected salary with contact details to:

Attn: Mr.Norachat Wungpingchai - Senior Recruitment Consultant

143/166-8 Moo 12, Nong-prue, Banglamung, Chonburi 20150

Tel. 033 - 135014 ext.3403 or 081-1048698 or 086-3834349