Formulation Chemist in Streetsboro, OH at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 7/28/2018

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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is looking for a Formulations Chemist in the Cleveland or Akron Area! 

For more information please contract Cassie Miller at 

Employment Type: Permanent

Position Responsibilities:

  • Working with lab director and company sales management to design, develop, test and introduce new and innovative coating solutions.
  • Successful development of new wall and floor products for application in industrial, architectural, universities and private biological research laboratories. 
  • Maintaining existing products and offering guidance to quality control on product formulation issues.
  • Acquiring and using skills with in-house formulation and manufacturing software system.
  • Assisting in development of new product SDS’s.
  • Position reports to Lab Director.

Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum of five to eight years’ formulating experience with epoxy, vinyl ester and urethane systems.
  • Substantial experience in color matching.
  • Familiarity with X-Rite color spectrophotometer system a plus.
  • Familiarity with Batch Master Software a plus.
  • High degree of intuitive ability to formulate unique systems.
  • Excellent record keeping skills.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Strong familiarity with spreadsheet, word processing, and presentation software programs.


  • Four (4) year university degree (BS) in chemistry or chemical engineering
  • Or extensive product formulation experience with 2-component thermoset coating systems coupled with the understanding of chemical terms and materials used in those systems.


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Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 844-463-6178.