UV Coatings Developer, Flexible Working Environment, Hannover

Hannover (30165)
Sep 21, 2016
Oct 21, 2016
Arthur Mills
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Full Time

This opportunity as Coatings Developer will focus on developing water-based UV cured coating systems for plastic and metal substrates with products intended mainly for the industrial coatings market in the DACH region. Working as part of a dedicated team you will be one of 6 developers who have a close working relationship and a family feel, meaning you will get a lot more personal satisfaction from your work on a daily basis.

As part of the R&D team, you will be responsible for formulating and developing the liquid coatings systems range which will include new and existing products. However, the company like to offer diversity for their staff, so if you enjoy customer focused work or more of an applications focused position then they are happy to allow you to develop your role in the way that suits your working style, offering you a lot of flexibility in your role.

The company mainly focus on waterborne and UV curable systems for plastics and metals but are looking to develop new systems for architectural and deco in the future, so there will be a number of new R&D projects over the next 3-5 years which you will be a core part of, allowing you to develop closer team-working and development knowledge.


  • Development of water-based and UV curable coating systems
  • Testing of coating systems and analytical work-up
  • Assistance with R&D projects with a focus on coatings development
  • Close work with the Applications Engineers and Technical Sales team to take custom formulation requests

Company Profile:

  • Family-owned company with a very personal feel and flat management hierarchies
  • Applications and technical team of 15 people with 2 distinct teams
  • Develop coatings for the architectural and industrial markets in Central and Eastern Europe


  • 2 years experience development of water-based UV curable coating systems
  • Training as Lacklaborant
  • Good knowledge of working with plastic substrates
  • Fluent German

For a confidential discussion about this vacancy or other opportunities in R&D send an up to date Microsoft Word version of your CV to Arthur Mills at NonStop Chemical on a.mills@nonstop-chemical.com or call me on +49 892 109 3363.

I am the specialist consultant for Research and Development in the Paints & Coatings Industry covering Germany, Austria and Switzerland. I offer opportunities at all seniorities from Associate through to Director level. If you are an R&D professional in Paints & Coatings and are looking for new opportunities then please contact me. Elsewise, if you are looking for skilled individuals in this area to join your company then I would be happy to help.

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 7 years we offer clients and candidates industry leading service levels (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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