Technical Director

Salary:125K - 130K
Ted Fabec
P: (440) 971-0687
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Job Description


Our client, a well-established custom rubber mixer and designer, supplying high performance fluoroelastomer compounds, has an opening for a Technical Director responsible for compound design, customer interaction, quality assurance involvement, and management of lab personnel and equipment.  This position offers a competitive salary, bonus potential, relocation and comprehensive benefits. 




  •          Develop formulations in a timely, organized and effective manner that meets customer specifications. 
  •          Lead investigations of internal mixing non-conformances.  
  •          Provide processing trouble-shooting advice to customers and travel to customers as required to perform this function. 
  •          Manage the technical aspects of contract review and design control
  •          Oversee the quality management system according to the ISO-9001 standard.
  •          Implement systems and processes to assure quality product meeting design parameters is delivered to customers.
  •          Provide the technical contribution to strategic decision-making.
  •          Assure the protection of intellectual property and critical data.
  •          Manage lab personnel, equipment and processes.


Job Requirements


  •          BS in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering. Advanced degree a plus.
  •          Experience and competent in fluoroelastomer formulating and mixing to a variety of specifications and customer processing/production variables. 
  •          Minimum of 10 years of technical experience in the rubber industry with a STRONG involvement with fluoroelastomer. 
  •          Experience in quality assurance and quality systems management is required.
  •          Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder to be considered for this opportunity.