R&D Specialist (Chemical)/ East / $3500

Recruit Express Pte Ltd| Date Posted: 13-Oct-2020
EA Licence No: 99C4599|EA Personal Registration No: R1765524
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Job Nature:
Position Level:
Bachelor's / Honours

Job Description


Responsible for the R&D projects assigned. Define and understand project goals, assist in ideas and solutions, generate and implement experimental plans, conduct trials & testing, data analysis, follow up projects progress, timeline & propose for next steps

Job Scope:

  • Generate systematic experimental record and project progress reports
  • Support and hands on in dyeing and seasoning lab activities such as padding, spraying, dyeing leather, colour matching work, seasoning work
  • Assist recipes improvement in tanning, dyeing and seasoning functions
  • Develop new recipes for customers
  • Work with chemical supplier to source new leather chemicals technically
  • Carry out lab testing which includes dry/wet rub fastness testing, Xenon UV fastness testing, Softness testing, 3M Tape resistance testing (mainly for New Product Development and internal trials)
  • Conduct the lab activities under Safety, Health & Environment (SHE) requirements to establish safety and waste disposal procedures
  • Generate Standard Operating Procedures / Standard Testing Procedures independently based on customer requirements and assist in attending to customer feedback/complaint
  • Ad hoc duties


  • Degree in Chemical Engineering or chemistry with minimum 2 years of relevant experience in chemical industry -specific knowledge such as liquid dye, pigments, acrylate, polyurethane, UV resistance improvement, leather auxiliaries, coating formulation additives etc. is preferred
  • Good interpersonal and communication, data documentation and project management skills.
  • Good team player

If you meet the requirements of this role, please email a detailed resume in Word document to Chloe Tan Hui Lin. Email: [Click Here to Email Your Resume]

Chloe Tan Hui Lin

CEI Registration No.: R1765524

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