200312 - Staff Research Technician
King of Prussia
$22.22 to $29.62 DOE
12 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Staff Research Technician for a contract opportunity in King of Prussia, PA.

This position is 100% onsite.

Additive Manufacturing - FFF (25%)
Filamenting of PEKK formulations followed by FFF printing into sample coupons and prototypes
Testing of samples for thermal, mechanical and chemical resistance properties.
Explore novel printing conditions and printing of new formulations.
Melt Processing (25%)
Injection molding and extrusion of PEKK and PEKK formulations to generate test coupons and prototype parts.
Optimize melt processing conditions and explore novel formulations.
Testing of samples as described above.
Manufacturing/ Customer Support (25%)
Advanced QC techniques such as color and rheology to support our flake, powder and pellet production.
Coordination of re-packing/sampling for customer and plant requests.
Coordination with tollers on manufacturing files and lot numbers.
Composite Processing and Testing (15%)
Sample preparation and experimentation on use of PEKK for high temperature composites.
Data analysis and coordination with analytical services.
Other Duties (10%)
Participate in safety programs and conduct all work in accordance with site and corporate safety guidelines.
Perform area housekeeping and participate in 5S program

Demonstrated expertise in generating accurate and reliable data in a timely manner.
Proficient with computer software applications, especially Outlook, Word, and Excel.
Demonstrated expertise in 3DP printing a strong plus
Demonstrated experience on injection molding, extrusion, and other polymer processing equipment a strong plus.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to work independently.
Excellent organizational skills, strong interpersonal skills, independent problem solver.

Accredited BS/BA degree in technology field (polymers, mechanics or similar) with experience in good laboratory practice

1st Shift

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Tyler Harrell
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.