As an intern, you need to synthesize or investigate blends of new polymers to substitute current PVC based product to increase specific performances. The ideal candidate is expected to support the technical leader of the project (development scientist) with the analytical laboratory work such as adhesion testing, FT-IR, contact angle, microscopy.
Prior lab experience in laboratory synthesis of organic molecules and polymers.
Ability to perform test on the major instrument techniques such as FTIR, GPC.
Ability to conduct laboratory experiments with minimal supervision with the utmost regards to safety.
Be safety-oriented, a fast learner and have the ability to follow established experimental protocols.
Proactive to take the lead, independent to take full responsibility of the lab work, team worker to network and communicate in global R&D organization.
Work and reporting will be done in English.