Randstad Research Engineer in Houston, Texas

Research Engineer

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job details:

  • location:Houston, TX

  • salary:$85,000 - $120,000 per year

  • date posted:Sunday, October 1, 2017

  • experience:5 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:133506

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description

Large Chemical Manufacturer is looking for a Product Specialist for their Houston location-direct hire. All candidates must have a chemical or polymer engineering degree and petrochemical industry experience

Responsibilities for the Research Engineer

  • Responsible for effectively managing market growth, development, planning, strategy, and training for these materials

  • Develop business recommendations for product line improvements, new product development, and acquisitions/diversification

  • Manage marketing efforts in Specialty Polymers, Epolene, LDPE, LLDPE, EMAC, EBAC, and GT - Grafted product segments

  • Manage market research analyses

  • Develop annual business plan to include sales and market forecasts, key issues, business objectives, alternative strategies, and their implication for profitability, growth, plant capacity research efforts, product and process developments

Requirements for the Research Engineer

  • Must have minimum of 5 years experience in the petrochemical industry

  • BS in Chemical or Polymer Engineering REQUIRED

  • MBA preferred

  • Commercial and financial analysis skills are a plus

Benefits

  • Comprehensive benefits

  • Paid time off

  • 401 K

Job Number: 133506