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Research & Development Chemist

Indianapolis Competitive Permanent

Job Responsibilities

  • Adhere to established industry protocols and quality control guidelines for preparation and testing.
  • Accurately record and organize information from diverse sources.
  • Foster effective communication with team members in the asphalt binder and emulsion team, and various internal and external partners.
  • Utilize a range of high-temperature equipment proficiently for sample preparation.
  • Prepare and test specimens in accordance with industry standards and specifications.
  • Evaluate and analyze test results, offering input for continuous improvement.
  • Create and review technical reports, as well as internal and external presentations.
  • Actively participate in the design and execution of field trials and asphalt plant trials.
  • Conduct literature reviews on ongoing research related to asphalt binder.
  • Contribute to the general maintenance and calibration of all laboratory equipment.
  • Troubleshoot asphalt binder issues with company plant personnel and quality control representatives.

Qualifications

  • Preferred bachelor’s degree in chemistry or a related science.
  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience.
  • Proficient in performing asphalt binder laboratory testing.
  • Exceptional organizational, problem-solving, and creative thinking skills.
  • Effective communication skills with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to comprehend and adhere to ASTM, AASHTO, D.O.T., county, etc., testing methods.

Contact your Recruiter:

For more information about the role and to express your interest, you can reach out to our recruiter, Zhanri, directly:

  • Email: zdesphy@harbasolutions.com
  • Phone: 617.284.4255


About Harba Solutions:

Harba Solutions is a leading scientific services firm operating across a range of scientific industries including pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical devices, contract research organizations, and agricultural sciences. With a substantial network of qualified scientific candidates and ongoing interactions with emerging talents, we specialize in effectively placing scientific professionals in roles encompassing laboratories, chemistry, biology, and quality-focused disciplines, to name a few. Backed by strategic investors, our core values of commitment, work ethic, team and self-ownership, craft mastery, and pursuit of success shape our mission. Explore the opportunities at Harba Solutions and become part of the evolution of scientific services.

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