Clear Coat Chemist

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Job Field: Research & Development
Location: Shanghai, CN, 200000
Company: BASF Asia Pacific
Job Type: Experienced
Job ID: EN_CN_34150

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BASF has been a committed partner to Greater China since 1885. With larger production sites in Shanghai, Nanjing and Chongqing, BASF is a major foreign investor in the country’s chemical industry, and operates the Innovation Campus Shanghai, a global and regional research and development hub. BASF posted sales of over €7.3 billion in 2018 to customers in Greater China and employed 9,317 people as of the end of that year. For further information, please visit


Working in R&D lab to support automotive coating development projects/topics including new product development, existing product modification per customer requirements and new raw material qualification. Main Tasks:

Majorly work in lab for following tasks under the supervision of lab leader using standard techniques, procedures and equipment: Preparation of paint formulations Performance testing of liquid paints and coating panels Lab housekeeping following 5S principle Lab chemical inventory management Comply with regulations concerning safety, health and environment in daily operation Document experimental results instantly and accurately with standardized tool Preparation of basic technical reports Requirements:

Bachelor or master’s degree majored in chemistry, polymer science, materials science Either fresh graduate or less than 3 years in coating/adhesive related companies Basic knowledge in polymer chemistry & polymer science Knowledge in (automotive) coating technology is a plus but not mandatory Basic skills in communication to ensure work quality & efficiency English fluency is a plus but not mandatory With team spirit to support the creation/sustaining of a collaborative working environment Basic skills in IT tools, e.g. Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.

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