Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

As an S&T Research Chemist, you will help develop new and exciting products and technologies in the area of Adhesives & Sealants across multiple business segments at PPG's Coatings Innovation Center located in Pittsburgh, PA.
Key Responsibilities
  • The core job responsibility for the research chemist will be to help execute projects in the Adhesives & Sealants segment by conducting hands-on experimental work related to the formulation and testing of new technologies.
  • Analyze and interpret experimental results to contribute to the technical path forward for projects.
  • It will be essential to maintain and communicate results with the project team through written and verbal summaries.
  • Work safely in the lab, with strict alignment to all safety processes and procedures.
  • Develop detailed understanding of A&S formulation, process and application.

Qualifications
  • BS in chemistry, chemical engineering, materials science or related technical field.
  • Undergraduate research experience is preferred.
  • Desire to be hands-on in the lab and actively engaged in driving innovation.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Good problem solving and critical thinking skills.
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.

PPG: WE PROTECT AND BEAUTIFY THE WORLD™

Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company.. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.
The PPG Way
Every single day at PPG:

We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.

We are "One PPG" to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.

We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.

We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.

We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.

We do better today than yesterday - everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.

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PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees. We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to ...

Pittsburgh, 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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