Formulation Chemist in Streetsboro, OH at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

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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.