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Senior Development Scientist, Materials

Location: Midwest or Northwest
Date: 10/30/2017

For more than 30 years our client has been privileged to supply the world’s best retailers with private label consumer products. Private label combined with Contract Manufacturing Services and Food Services allows them to serve consumers and customers in a wide variety of locations. This company has very little turnover and offers a very positive team driven workplace.

Our client has an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Senior Development Scientist/Materials. This position provides technical leadership in innovation, design, and commercialization for non-woven substrates. You will collaborate and work with other members of the Product Category Team to ensure successful commercialization of projects and understands future substrate
needs. This position will also develop the protocols for qualifying new vendors, direct trials at suppliers and in house converting. This position will not supervise other employees.

Qualification Requirements:
? Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in STEM (Science,
Technology, Engineering or Math) disciplines from an
accredited university
? Minimum of 10 years’ experience in the nonwovens, pulp
and paper or fiber development area. Experience should
include exposure to product development, R&D, operations
and or engineering
? Understanding of MS software
? Understanding of statistical tools/software
? Understanding of business systems
? Must have the desire and ability to work independently
? Travel of up to 25% will be required, including international
travel

All Candidates must be able to provide work related references.

If you're a candidate and would like to submit your confidential resume, please use resumes@rushandcompany.com. We will contact you if your qualifications match any of our current job searches.

 

Rush & Company is a full service Executive Search Firm that specializes in the Soft Goods industry. Included in this industry are the apparel, home furnishings and industrial markets. We work in the fiber, fabric and fashion industry with clients and candidates located all over the world

If you're a candidate and would like to submit your confidential resume, please use resumes@rushandcompany.com. We will contact you if your qualifications match any of our current job searches.

Senior Leaders

Rick Rush

President

  • Rick@rushandcompany.com
  • Ashley Higginbotham

    Senior Executive Recruiter

  • Ashley@rushandcompany.com
  • Kimber McFadden

    General Manager, Nonwovens & Industrial Textiles

  • Kimber@rushandcompany.com
  • Melissa Rush

    Executive Search Consultant

  • Melissa@rushandcompany.com