Applications Engineer, Corrosion-Protection Coatings, Munich

München (81249)
Sep 21, 2016
Oct 21, 2016
Arthur Mills
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Applications Engineer, Corrosion-Protection Coatings, Munich

As a key part of an 8-man R&D and Applications team you will be responsible for developing water-based and solvent-based coatings formulations for corrosion-protection. With a heavy focus on lab bench-work but also with some customer visits alongside other applications engineers, it's a great chance to continue developing your technical expertise whilst getting some experience working with customers.


  • Development and formulation of solvent and water based coating systems (80-90%)
  • Applications testing on metal and plastic substrates and data work-up
  • Occasional travel (10-20%) with other engineers to customers to perform pilot-plant and applications tests
  • In-house production scale-up and testing
  • Colormetric analysis of the coating systems

The company you will be working for develop corrosion protective coatings systems for the marine, general industry, electronic, medical devices and automotive industry and specialise in developing coatings for metal substrates. With a range of traditional solvent-based and environmentally friendly water-based systems, they pride themselves on a high level of customer service, which means that they will develop customer coatings on a regular basis for their customers, meaning that you will be working on a wide variety of research & development projects in your time with them.


  • Family owned company with over 60 years of history
  • Manufacturing and Sales offices across Europe and North America
  • Modern laboratory equipment at their German site and regular re-investement in facilities
  • Recently modernised manufacturing facilities with state-of-the-art of R&D and lab equipment
  • R&D and Applications Engineering team of 8 people


  • Training as Lacklaborant or Chemistry Degree
  • Minimum 2 years development experience of solvent-based coating systems for metals
  • Good knowledge of applications testing and working with metal substrates
  • Fluent German

For a confidential discussion about this position or other opportunities in Research & Development send an up to date Microsoft Word version of your CV to Arthur Mills at NonStop Chemical on or call me in Germany on +49 892 109 3363 or in Switzerland on +41 43 508 0817.

I am the specialist consultant for Research and Development in the Paints & Coatings Industry. I offer positions at seniorities from Associate through to Director level for Germany, Austria and Switzerland. If you are a Coatings Professional in R&D and are looking for new opportunities then feel free contact me for a confidential discussion. Elsewise, if you are looking to hire these professionals for your company then contact me for a free consultation.

NonStop Chemical is the specialist agency for recruitment in the Chemicals, Agrochemicals and Cosmetics Industries across Europe. Having forged our reputation in REACh Regulatory Affairs over the last 8 years we offer clients and candidates industry leading service (verified by APSCo) and expert knowledge. We have individual consultants specialising in R&D, Sales, REACh, Regulatory Affairs, EHS, Geotechnical, Geo-Environmental, Remediation, Contaminated Land, Ecology, Air Quality, Acoustics and Supply Chain.

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