Thermal Analysis Scientist

Thermtest Inc. - Fredericton, NB (30+ days ago)

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ThermTest Inc. is the leading international provider of thermal instruments and testing services for clients over a broad range of industries. Our advanced thermophysical laboratory and R&D facility is located in Fredericton, NB. To find out more, visit www.thermtest.com.

We have a fun, family-oriented work environment and a team-based approach to projects. ThermTest is a fast-paced high-energy company.

Function

This position is responsible for laboratory testing using thermal analysis instrumentation; DSC. TGA, TMA, DMA, as well as thermophysical measurement techniques.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Project planning, sample preparation and testing using thermal analysis equipment.
  • Communicate with customers to determine testing requirements.
  • Technical report writing, data-collection.
  • Participate in technical papers when required.
  • Maintain laboratory and instrumentation.

Competencies

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies to perform the essential functions of this position.

  • Either a Masters or PhD in polymer science, materials science, chemistry, chemical / mechanical engineering, with at least 3 years post educational experience.
  • Industrial or service experience in the characterization of materials using thermal techniques (DSC, TGA, TMA, DMA, Thermal Diffusivity and Conductivity Analyzers, etc.) is required
  • 5+ years work experience in project management.
  • Ability to work independently or as a team.
  • Excellent writing and speaking in English.

Compensation and Benefits

The salary will be commensurate with education and training.

The Application Process

A cover letter and current resume are required for an applicant to be considered for this position. An initial telephone interview may be conducted for potential candidates followed by at least one on-site interview of selected candidates. ThermTest Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Type: Full-time