Scale-Up Technician/Chemist

South Plainfield, NJ 11/12/2019
MacDermid Alpha Electronics Solutions, a world leader in the development, manufacturing, and sales of innovative materials used in the assembly electronics, industrial joining and Photo Voltaic market places, is seeking a Scale-Up Technician/Chemist for their South Plainfield, NJ R&D headquarters.

GENERAL PURPOSE OF JOB The purpose of this position is to support the scale-up process for all Paste Flux and Paste products developed in the R&D lab. This requires supporting the development of the process, the compilation of the transfer package for manufacturing and the coordination with the various production sites.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Manufacture batches of paste flux and solder paste for the scale-up of new products, improvement projects and Non-Engineered customer samples.

• Manufacture batches of conductive ink binders and conductive inks for scale-up of new products, improvement projects and Non-Engineered customer samples.

• Perform all QC testing for the batches produced in line with procedures and work instructions.

• Fill and label containers for customer samples.

• Schedule aging studies and analyzes the data generated.

• Ship materials as required.

Produce shipping documentation, such as certificate of analysis. • Work on continuous process improvement projects to improve right the first time.

• Maintain good housekeeping and safety practices.

• Perform and ensure that the routine internal calibration is carried out as per calibration schedule for all manufacturing and QC equipment.

• To gain and develop an understanding of relevant quality tools like MSA, SPC, and FMEA.

• Assists with and oversee the storing and disposing of raw materials, paste flux, solder paste and conductive ink samples, according to the internal procedures.

• Keeps track of inventory for both raw materials and samples.

• Collect the data, prepare and present reports on a timely basis when required.

• Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS: The qualified candidate must:

• Possesses a vocational/technical school degree in a science field. BS degree preferred.

• Possesses a practical understanding and working knowledge of a laboratory environment.

• Has a strong working knowledge of computer systems and applications.

All applicants should apply online at

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