Senior Chemist / Powder Blender
Byram Township, NJ
Oversee Chemist and approve technical reports, making product design changes and other specifications. Insures continual improvement of product design. Requires hands-on work (blending and processing) with all reactive materials including explosives and other hazardous materials. In addition, will assist in the training of individuals through the auspices of the Safety Manager in the safe handling of explosives and hazardous materials.
Required: Bachelor s degree in a science related field that allows for a strong knowledge of chemistry and a minimum 10 years of hands-on experience with Primary and High Explosives and Pyrotechnic Mixtures such as lead azide and lead styphnate. Strong chemistry knowledge, mathematic skills and working knowledge of the metric system. Must be able to pass an ATF Responsible Party Background check. Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office Suite
Preferred: Master s degree in chemistry or chemical engineering, prior experience in field of chemical mixing and pyrotechnics