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Senior Chemist Lab Supervisor Job


Calvert City, KY, United States

Employment Type:  Regular
Category:  Laboratory
Posting Date:  Mar 27, 2021


Senior Chemist Lab Supervisor


Job Duties and Responsibilities

Manages the training and certification of Laboratory personnel.

Monitors operation of analytical instrumentation and data systems.

Periodically reviews existing quality procedures and analytical methods to ensure compliance with the plant quality program.

Develops and documents new analytical methods.

Ensures sufficient quantities of required consumables are on hand to avoid interruptions in laboratory operations.

Ensures efficient and timely distribution of analytical results required to support process operation and finished product disposition.

Prepares and documents locally prepared analytical standards.

Collaborates with other departments; Operations, Maintenance, Engineering and Corporate personnel to define the support required and ensure that available resources are properly allocated to best meet the needs of all Laboratory activities and must comply with applicable federal, state, and local regulations, safety, environmental, and quality standards, and corporate policies.

Qualifications and Experience

Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry or a closely related technical discipline with at least 5-7 years experience in the chemical industry is required. The ability to apply analytical thinking to the problem solving process is a major asset.  The ability to work well with all levels of plant and corporate personnel is critical. Effective verbal and written communication skills are essential including knowledge and skills of computer data systems.


Building on its unique set of expertise in materials science, Arkema offers a portfolio of first-class technologies to address ever-growing demand for new and sustainable materials. With the ambition to become in 2024 a pure player in Specialty Materials, the Group is structured into three complementary, resilient and highly innovative segments dedicated to Specialty Materials - Adhesive Solutions, Advanced Materials, and Coating Solutions - accounting for some 80% of Group sales, and a well-positioned and competitive Intermediates segment. Arkema offers cutting-edge technological solutions to meet the challenges of, among other things, new energies, access to water, recycling, urbanization and mobility, and fosters a permanent dialogue with all its stakeholders. The Group reported sales of €8.7 billion ($9.7 billion) in 2019, and operates in 55 countries with 20,500 employees worldwide.


Arkema Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Arkema Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence.

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