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Olin Epoxy, a division of Olin Corporation, has an opening for a Chemist at its Roberta, Georgia manufacturing facility. This role independently evaluates, selects and applies standard engineering/scientific techniques, processes and criteria using judgment in making process adaptations and modifications. As an individual contributor, the Chemist carries out complex or new assignments requiring the development of new or improved products, techniques, and procedures and ensures overall quality control of processes, raw materials and products in line with regulatory and industry standards.
Olin Corporation is a leading vertically-integrated global manufacturer of chemical products and a leading U.S. manufacturer of ammunition. Olin is the world's leading producer of chlor alkali products and Vinyls, the number one supplier of epoxy materials, the number one global seller of membrane caustic soda and chlorinated organics and the number one North American seller of chlorine, bleach and hydrochloric acid. Winchester's principal manufacturing facilities produce and distribute sporting ammunition, law enforcement ammunition, reloading components, small caliber military ammunition and components and industrial cartridges.
Essential Job Functions:
Provides chemistry and analytical support for quality assurance lab
Provides technical support to division management regarding product quality issues that can impact customer requirements or specifications of products
Develops standard operating procedures, modifies laboratory procedures and develops new analytical methods/techniques to ensure product quality
Ensures development of quality analytical procedures, methods and standards certifying technological processes and procedures, qualifying products and supervising testing
Develops quality policies, procedures, methodologies or modifications to ensure high quality products
Utilizes statistical tools to evaluate performance of methods and analytical equipment and manufacturing processes
Coordinates with manufacturing and other internal departments to define and resolve product quality problems
Maintains analytical equipment
Coordinates service for laboratory equipment and instruments
Assures adequate documentation and reporting of procedures, results and findings
Participates in the implementation of new products and transfer of technology
Plans, leads or coordinates quality related projects
Independently makes decisions on problems and methodology issues and secures necessary resources
Acts as an advisor to others as an expert in the field
May be required to back-up Quality Supervisor/Manager
Performs method validation
Coordinates ISO activities
Assists with training fellow employees as needed
Minimum Job Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Engineering or Science-related discipline; Master's Degree a plus
Minimum of 4 years laboratory or quality assurance related experience
Prior manufacturing, process or chemical plant experience highly preferred
Good written and verbal communication skills; creative problem solving skills
Ability to interface with all levels of employees
Attention-to-detail, ability to interpret data, including use of statistical tools and make or recommend adjustments based on findings
Knowledge of basic laboratory instrumentation
Experience using highly-automated analytical instrumentation, such as: AutoTitrators, FTIR, Rheometer, DSC, and viscosity, density, and color measurements
Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office; SAP preferred
Quality data management systems or laboratory information management systems preferred
JMP or similar statistical software experience preferred
Ability to troubleshoot and perform minor maintenance on laboratory equipment preferred
Knowledge and experience with quality programs (i.e. certification/documentation requirements, etc.) preferred
Must be able to obtain a TWIC
Degree must be from a school that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the Secretary of Education of the U.S. Department of Education
Olin is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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