Lacklaborant as R&D Specialist, Industrial Coatings, Karlsruhe

Karlsruhe (76131)
Aug 23, 2017
Sep 22, 2017
Arthur Mills
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A fantastic opportunity to join an innovative coatings company who are constantly searching for new ideas and novel solutions from their R&D team and regularly invest in new technology projects which allows them to stay ahead of their competitors in the market. The company are currently investing heavily in new technologies to help them stay competitive in the market, so you will be working on a lot of new R&D projects if you join them, allowing you to have a direct input right from the start.

The company you will be joining are a developer, manufacturer and distributor of finished coatings products for Industrial and Architectural markets with a focus on bridges, infrastructure, wind turbines and building exteriors amongst many other areas. As a family owned company with over 100 years of history they are very established in the market and are a very stable employer, so working for them offers a long-term career where you can build a name for yourself whilst developing your CV profile.

As part of a 4 man R&D laboratory team focusing on the development of solvent-borne coatings for industrial and architectural applications, you will be working on the re-developing the existing formulations range as well as assisting the team in developing new technologies and products which will involve working on long-term projects over the next 3-4 years, giving you a lot of variety in the products that you are developing and keeping your day-to-day work exciting and engaging.


  • Completed practical training as Lacklaborant
  • Minimum 2 years industry experience in R&D
  • Proven technical expertise developing solvent-borne industrial coatings
  • B2 level German minimum

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 headhunter & recruiter for Research and Development opportunities in the Paints, Coatings & Inks industries. I offer positions at all seniorities from Associate through to Director level exclusively in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. If you are a professional in this market and are looking for alternative employment opportunities then please contact me for a confidential discussion. Elsewise, if you are looking to hire these professionals for your company then please contact me for an impartial conversation.

NonStop Chemical is the specialist agency for recruitment in the Chemicals, Agrochemicals and Cosmetics Industries across Europe. Having developed a reputation as one of the leading recruitment companies in the Chemicals industry since 2008 we offer clients and candidates an industry leading service (verified by APSCo) and expert market specific knowledge. We work an a specialist basis and have consultants covering the following areas: Research & Development, Technical Sales, REACh, Regulatory Affairs, Toxicology, Ecotoxicoloy, EHS, Geo-Technical, Geo-Environmental, Contaminated Land, Air Quality, Acoustics and Procurement.

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