Axalta is a leading global company focused solely on coatings and providing customers with innovative, colorful, beautiful and sustainable solutions. From light OEM vehicles, commercial vehicles and refinish applications to electric motors, buildings and pipelines, our coatings are designed to prevent corrosion, increase productivity and enable the materials we coat to last longer. With 150 years of experience in the coatings industry, the 13,000 people of Axalta continue to find ways to serve our more than 120,000 customers in 130 countries better every day with the finest coatings, application systems and technology. For more information visit axaltacoatingsystems.com and follow us @axalta on Twitter and on LinkedIn
If you want to work with forward thinking people in a fast moving, innovative environment, Axalta offers you the best market-leading career opportunities. We are a unique company. While our name is new, we are backed by a 150-year legacy of providing some of the most advanced coating technologies to customers all over the world. We rank number one or two in all of the major business segments we serve. Our longstanding commitment to progressive research is setting new standards and pointing the way to beautiful and sustainable coating solutions for tomorrow.
Axalta Coating Systems is seeking a MS/PhD level Chemist or Sr. Chemist to join its Technology group in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Senior Chemist will advance our fundamental understanding of coatings technology in support of Axalta’s growth initiatives. This includes design and development, product improvements and modifications to improve coating performance and/or reduce cost while improving efficiency during manufacturing and application. This Senior Chemist will work for our Industrial Wood Coatings Division.
The role of Chemist/Senior Scientist would report to the Technology Leader, located in Minneapolis, Minnesota and may require ~10%-20% domestic travel, international travel possible.
MUST HAVE at least 5 years of practical R&D/Chemistry experience. Coatings background a plus.
Additional consideration will be given to applicants with experience in one or more of the following areas: