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Eco:Staff, LLC is currently hiring a Polymer Engineer for a company in the Baytown, TX area. All candidates must have the following experience in order to be considered for the position.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The individual in this position must use initiative and judgment arranging job details to achieve predetermined objectives. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
:Carry out research and evaluation into new polymer:based materials for application in unbonded flexible pipes.
:Carry out research and evaluation into polymer processing techniques.
:Develop and implement nonmetallic material testing programs in R and D.
:Participate in idea generation activities in identifying developments opportunities.
:Provide technical support of extruded HDPE pipe which consist of trouble shooting extrusion problems and/or optimize the extrusion process.
:Perform nonmetallic materials characterization using DCS, TGA, DMA, FTIR, SEM/EDS, and Tensile load frame and be able to analyze the results.
:Required to either lead or be a member of a cross:functional team supporting internal or external programs.
:Develop and define detailed work package planning and resource schedules /project plans.
:Identify and support patent assessments and filing opportunities.
:Interfaces directly with supplier technical representatives in the development and application of materials to verify the properties. Resolves material related problems which may develop during the processes employed by suppliers for material manufacture and during in:house manufacturing of pipe and related components.
:Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical procedures, industry standards or governmental regulations including ISO, API, and ASTM.
:Prepare documents illustrating conformance of materials to technical procedures, industry standards or governmental regulations.
:Active participation on industry standard committees
:Attend and support trade shows, fellowships, conferences, exhibits, and seminars as requested.
:Writes consistent, clear documentation that presents complex information simply and accurately
:Works with others to develop documentation and communications
:Produces and/or approves technical manuals, procedural manuals, process specifications, brochures, etc. (hard copy and electronic) that conforms to company procedures and/or industry standards
:Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
:High level of initiative
:Excellent communication and organizational skills
:Occasional travel to customers and suppliers
:Other duties as assigned by Materials and Test Engineering Manager or his/her designee

:Bachelors Degree (B.S.) in Materials Science, Materials Engineering or related discipline plus 3 : 7 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
:Familiarity with ISO, API, ASTM, and NACE standards applicable to materials used in the oil and gas industry is necessary.
:Experience withextruded HDPE pipe and capable of assisting with trouble shooting and process optimization is required.
:Experience in the use of nonmetallic materials characterization and mechanical laboratory test equipment (DSC, TGA, FTIR, SEM/EDS, DMA, and Tensile load frame).
:Familiarity with word processing, database, spreadsheet and presentation software.

Company Description:/h3:
Eco:Staff, LLC has made a commitment to our clients and employees to remain confidential as well as attentive to all needs. We believe that our customers needs are of the utmost importance and our entire team is committed to meeting those needs. As a result, a high


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