Monroeville, Pennsylvania

The Mass Spectrometrist will be working as part of multiple teams to support production and the development of new products for OLED materials! Authority in mass spectrometry who crafts and carries out experiments independently. They lead a dynamic workload, using communication and organizational skills to resolve prioritization and lead resource capacity. Must be able to clearly communicate results and conclusions to partners (both internal and external), supporting research and production enabling sales!
Key Responsibilities:
  • Support quality within Production using liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry.
  • Validate and optimize liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry methods for analysis of OLED small molecules.
  • Perform maintenance and troubleshooting of analytical instruments.
  • Work independently, coordinate and prioritize multiple projects, troubleshoot and solve problems independently.
  • Work with business and technical collaborators to understand priorities, solve problems and communicate findings.
  • Deliver high quality results, conclusions, and recommendations in a fast paced environment.
  • Demonstrate project ownership behavior.
  • Suggest and implement process improvements.
  • Maintain a safe working environment.

Qualifications:
  • Ph. D. in Chemistry, materials science, physics, engineering or related field (Analytical Chemistry preferred) and 0-5 years of industrial work experience.
  • In-depth understanding of liquid chromatography mass spectrometry.
  • Ability to implement of mass spectrometry techniques to identify small molecule impurities.
  • Previous experience with detection and quantification of trace quantities of small molecules preferred.
  • Experience with sophisticated data analysis techniques preferred.
  • Experience with multiple LC and LC-MS instrumentation and software preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Self-motivated problem solver who can lead projects with minimal direction.

ABOUT US:

Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday - everyday.

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Monroeville, Pennsylvania

At PPG (NYSE:PPG), we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and specialty materials that our customers have trusted for 135 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries and reported net sales of $15.1 billion in 2019. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @PPG on Twitter.

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