Technical Services - Polymers, Plastic Resins

Company: Cornerstone Management Solutions ( Learn More )

General Information
4 Year Degree
5 to greater than 15 years
Up to 25%
Job Description


We are seeking someone with 5-10 years of working in and around any of the following products, processes, or industries as a Technical Service Representative.

●  Polymers

●  Plastic Additives, 

●  Engineered Resins, 

●  PVC materials, 

●  Plastic Injection Molding 

●  Plastic Extrusion Processes.

Technical Service Rep

Bridging the communication gap technically to all end users of these products. This could even include designing and conducting testing, interpreting data, creating technical reports to be presented to customers, and making technical presentations at industry functions.

Working close with customers directly regarding various issues related to the performance or technology associated with their products. Then being able to resolve technical issues and conduct customer trials if needed. 

You will on occasion partner with R&D to develop products and coordinate long-term development projects based on customer feedback. This also includes preparing testing reports for internal use after you gain feedback from customers. Even Identify future business opportunities, communicate new competitive products and developments if you see them with the team.

Job Requirements

Ideal Candidate:

B.S degree in polymer science, chemistry, engineering, or other science preferred. 

2-5 years of Technical Service is ideal or some type of technical customer interface experience. 

Perfection is anyone with compounding and/or process experience in polymer chemicals, plastics, or Engineered Plastic resins,  additives, or other specialty chemicals is a plus. 

Manufacturing experience is ideal – Plastic Extrusion/Injection Molding

Some physical and analytical testing techniques specific to the polymer industry.

Perfect candidate might even have some fluency in Japanese or Spanish 

Must have excellent communication skills both written and verbal.

Intangible Traits: Outgoing, Positive energy, enjoys interacting will all types or people, great listener, and has a genuine nature about themselves.