Job Opportunities for Cosmetic Chemists

See below for job opportunities. Please understand that the Society of Cosmetic Chemists is not responsible for the jobs posted. Contact the offering organization with any questions you might have.

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  • Global Triglyceride Emulsion Chemist for Hexion

    Summary: To function as part of a safe and environmentally responsible team focused on product development and introduction of new and existing PF resins to the North American Market. Optimize formula compatibility with our manufacturing capabilities, and with the processes used by the customers. Coordinate efforts with other chemists at other locations.

    View complete job description in PDF format.

  • Formulation Technician

    Summary: The Formulation Technician is responsible for assisting the formulation chemists in the development of formulations – New and Reformulation and /or improving current formulae. The Formulation Technician performs a variety of laboratory tests on materials and finished good products to determine chemical and physical properties. This position also evaluates new raw materials and alternate sources of raw material and assists with the approval.

    Qualification: Bachelor of Science Degree preferred. Must have 0-3 years experience with laboratory equipment, either through laboratory experience, or through academic achievements. Must be able to quickly adapt to job duties, and work well with little supervision.

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  • Midwest Sales representative

    Essential Ingredients is distributor of specialty chemicals for the personal care and HI&I industries. They are seeking a sales representative. Click here for the full job description.