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Career Opportunity: Scientist (Requisition #4346)


About Nouryon:

Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, and personal care items. Building on the dedication of our employees and our shared commitment to safety, sustainability, and open innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers.


We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.  Please visit our website at:


We have an opening in the Agriculture and Food business segment for a chemist to help us realize our ambitions in agriculture. We provide formulation aids and performance additives to the agrochemical market. Our goal is to provide innovative and sustainable solutions to our customers through our surfactant knowledge and formulation experience. This is an exciting opportunity for a creative chemist, with experience in Agrochemicals, who loves a challenge and has a passion for problem solving.  


Nouryon has an outstanding opportunity for a Scientist position, in Bridgewater, NJ.  



Key Objectives/Principal Accountabilities: 

The successful candidate will join the Agriculture and Food business of Nouryon and be responsible for the formulation, development, and evaluation of surfactants and polymers for agricultural applications:


  • Initiation and development of innovative solutions to address customer needs and market trends.
  • Project leadership from inception to commercialization.
  • Establishment of technical relationships with customers.
  • Identification of market trends and new opportunities.
  • Familiarity with, and analysis of, competitor activities and technologies.
  • Market and Manufacturing support for new and existing products.
  • Commitment to safety.
  • Excellent multi-tasking, organizational, and communication skills (written and presentation). 
  • Successful candidate will interface internally with the marketing, technical service, and manufacturing groups, and externally with customers to fulfill product needs within the targeted Agricultural market.  


Job Requirements:

    • PhD in Chemistry, Surfactant Science, or related field
    • Five years of experience in agrochemical product design, formulation, and development
    • Skilled in the use of surfactants and formulation development.
    • Establishment of technical relationships with customers.
    • Proven problem-solving skills.
    • Must enjoy hands-on laboratory bench work.
    • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels within the technical and business networks.



    • Functional Excellence: Chemistry and Surfactant Science
    • Problem Solving and Innovation
    • Experimental Principles and Design
    • Business and Technical Communication
    • Market and Product Insight
    • Customer Focus
    • Teamwork
    • Interpersonal Effectiveness
    • Familiarity with Regulatory authorities





*All applicants offered positions by Nouryon, will be required to provide proof of their fully vaccinated COVID-19 status prior to beginning employment, subject to any exceptions made by Nouryon for religious or disability-related reasons.*


*All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. *

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