Product Technologist


Baytown, TX, US

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Summary


  • Provide research data through conducting designed experiments utilizing synthetic / wet chemistry, polymerization techniques, physical testing, and analytical testing
  • Actively participate in safety programs such as work permitting, management of change, and safety and housekeeping tours
  • The open position is located at the Baytown Technology and Engineering Complex and is based on an 8 hour work day

Primary Job Functions


  • Synthetic and polymer chemistry, rheology, data acquisition, and data analysis
  • Analyze polymer made via MI, MFR, DSC, and FTIR
  • Run, maintain, and troubleshoot lab scale autoclave polymerization reactors
  • Use and maintain a dry box and ventilation hood
  • Interface with Ph.D. Engineers and Chemists daily
  • Calculate, analyze, and interpret data

Job Requirements


  • A Bachelor’s degree in a science or engineering discipline and relevant work experience
  • Strong mechanical skillset
  • Strong problem solving skills  
  • Capable of safe, reliable, and independent laboratory work given framing of problem and regular direction  
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to learn new techniques as needed
  • Ability to read and follow detailed instructions
  • Knowledge of conducting designed experiments
  • Strong Microsoft office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) experience
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


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ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or physical or mental disability.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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