Thursday, May 8, 2014

Job posting: B.S. chemist, Sandusky, OH

From the inbox, sounds like an interesting one: 
Plant Chemist  
P&T Products, Inc. is a manufacturing company located in Sandusky Ohio. We manufacture asphalt based, polymer modified crack sealants used on roads, parking lots, and driveways.  
The Plant Chemist will: 
  • Be responsible for product R&D. Finding solutions and creating new market opportunities. 
  • Support purchasing by certifying raw material quality is consistent, new raw materials meet chemical specifications. 
  • Responsible for quality assurance of the materials produced 
  • Drive programs and procedures to reduce rework, and batch production problems 
  • Develop production batch cards 
  • Provide technical assistance in processing difficulties. 
  • Assist with quality control measures for production 
  • Reduce costs by finding and approving multiple chemical suppliers for purchasing 
  • Formulate materials to cut costs and improve performance 
  • Maintain lab equipment 
Candidate Requirements: 
  • BS Degree in Chemistry or related discipline 
  • At least 1 year experience 
  • Must work effectively and cooperatively with others 
  • Proven ability to think independently 
  • Demonstrates a commitment to safety 
  • Exceptional documentation skills is required 
  • Proficient in standard business office software 
The company offers a competitive salary, bonus and benefits packages as well as retirement funding.  
For immediate consideration send your resume to Info -at- or fax to 419-621-1988 
A very interesting job description -- best wishes.

UPDATE: Darn it, I got the e-mail address wrong. It's been corrected. It should be 


  1. I always wanted to publish a synthetic paper in a journal named "Asphalt"

  2. You'd have to live in Ohio.... No thanks.

    1. What do you mean? You have problem with heartland of America? People here work twice as hard as others to get half as much!

  3. I just tried to email them- I believe the correct email should be:

  4. Close proximity to Cedar Point!

  5. Check out this posting for a faculty position at the Binghamton!