A chemist position where my related educational background and work experience can be highly utilized in order to contribute to the consistent growth of the productivity, business development, increased revenues and best quality.
01/2015 to Current
Research and Development ChemistLubrizol/CPI
Communicate and work with multiple groups to have a better understanding of the customer/business needs and to ensure the project is completed by the deadline.
Reverse engineer products Viscosity adjustments Tech services Sales driven projects DOE Familiar with SAP Pull, review and format all data before reporting to customers or business groups.
01/2014 to 01/2015
Pharmaceutical Lab TechnicianKelly Services The Dow Chemical Company
Assist project leads during product launch, development, and validations.
Main obligation is to focus on analytical work pertaining to drug release, along with lab safety/cleanup.
Managed Analytical testing for high profile innovation project (DC2, Polyox, enteric coating) Dissolution testing for quality control purposes, along with assay analysis to confirm data GPC Tested samples for physical properties: Tablet physical (i.e.
tap density, flowdex, friability) Performed testing and analysis for commercial and customer opportunities, delivering results with quick turn around Conferred with scientist on experimental design Actively preformed weekly safety checks along with assisting with calibrations of instruments/software.
01/2010 to 01/2014
Dow Corning Corporation
Main responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting the head PhD Chemist in the group and the upkeep of the laboratory whilst applying good practices for experiments and data analysis Tested samples for physical properties and chemical compositions: Paper & Pulp testing (i.e.
immersion, Cobb) NMR, viscosity, tensile strength, GC, FTIR, UV-Vis, AAS and GC-MS Performed studies on cardboard coatings for commercial opportunities along with daily testing to further assist the project Conferred with scientist on experimental design and chemical and physical property analysis Compiled and analyzed experimental data for numerous high impact projects (G2G, Resin-Linears, Metallosiloxanes, Optical InterConnect) Enabled the filing of two patents for Fe and Ce containing metallosiloxane stabilizers Helped synthesize and develop new cuprosiloxane catalyst with potential applications in thermal stability additives and "Click" catalysis Actively learned resin synthesis techniques as part of PD-resins group 2.
Bachelor of Science: Chemistry MathSaginaw Valley State UniversityChemistry Math