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Graduate R&D Chemist

  • LocationBeverley, SA 5009
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed 12 days ago
    Never published
  • Job no: 79PXM
  • Category: R&D  and Engineering
  • Kick start your career working for a market leader
  • Join our friendly Acratex team in our cutting edge laboratory in Beverley
  • Growth and development opportunities

The Opportunity 

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated Graduate Chemist to join our Dulux Acratex Research and Development team in Adelaide. This is a great opportunity that will enable you to fast track your career in chemistry working for a market leader.

Reporting to the Technical Manager, you will be assisting in the innovation of new products and improvement of existing products for commercialisation to ensure Acratex maintains its premium brand position.

It’s an exciting role where no two days are the same, but on a typical day you might find yourself:

  • Working on development projects – research, testing and evaluation
  • Contribute to the formulation of new products
  • Using scientific and formulation knowledge to develop creative solutions
  • Measure and report on progress of all projects
  • Maintain a safe working environment and maintain SHE charter
  • Review & update formula change as required and report.

This is a chance to put your Chemistry based study to practical work and continue your career within this exciting and growing industry.  

What you will bring and develop

You’ll be a real go-getter looking to advance your career after working hard to obtain your degree. You will have a hunger for growth and development as well as being a team player. You will also be confident in sharing your own ideas but willing to take direction and feedback from your colleagues.

Our successful candidate will also bring:

  • Recent completion of a Bachelor of Science or equivalent majoring in Chemistry
  • Hunger to continue learning and growing
  • Any previous formulation experience will be highly regarded
  • Complex problem-solving skills; ability to clearly identify root cause and implement solutions
  • Strong communication, influencing and networking skills
  • Drive & passion for innovation!

Our Place

At DuluxGroup we care about our people and invest in them, so they can reach their full potential and deliver great outcomes for our customers. Dulux AcraTex® products provide a textured finish that protects against render cracking and staining, to keep homes looking great for longer.

This is your opportunity to work for a continually growing brand with a great market reputation. To submit your application please click 'Apply' now!  

  • Closed 12 days ago - 15 Oct 2021