Candidate Specification Sheet (Dated 30/09/2015)
Type of Vacancy Designation Lead Scientist – Catalyst Level L2 Department Research & Development Location Taloja Position 01 (Catalyst Specialist)
Leading Catalyst Department, monitoring and guiding the team.
Development of new catalyst technologies for Refineries, Petrochemical and other applications.
Providing new concepts, ideas, processes and translating them through experimentation, scale up to a profitable commercial product.
Plans, performs, interprets and presents conclusions from research work related to assigned projects, both in the field and laboratory in conjunction with Project/Process Leader.
Setting up of facilities in the organization to spearhead quality management initiatives.
Performing basic engineering activities like designing layouts, preparing diagrams, charts and technical specifications for various chemical processes & equipment’s.
Planning and organizing day-to-day on-site research activities and resolving procedural and logistical problems as appropriate to the timely completion of research objectives.
Developing research process parameters and testing techniques to improve the quality standards and reduce the rate of rejection and re-work.
Offer of technical data and performance of catalysts for tendering by Licensee.
Establishes effective working relationships with personnel in Sales, Marketing, Manufacturing and other research groups in support of research efforts. Keeps Project / Process Leader aware of pertinent communications and developments.
Offering technical support to the sales work force. Develops in-depth knowledge assigned areas of technology, keeping aware of current scientific trends and developments.
Personal Skills Development, including productivity, technical competency, independence, attitude, teamwork and communication skills (both oral and written).
Safety and Responsible Care, ensuring a safe working environment and operating consistently with Responsible Care guidelines.
Quality Process, demonstrating a commitment to “doing it right the first time”. Working in Collaboration with other global teams.
No. of Reportees 7-10 Educational Qualification Ph. D. (Material Science / Nano biotechnology). Candidate with nano background and work experience in catalyst is ideal. Prior Work Experience in years 10-25 years
Preferred Age 35-50 years
Essential previous responsibilities handled The candidate should be innovative and must have patents registered under his/her name. Candidates with maximum number of patents filed under his or her name is preferred.
Soft Skills required MS-Office, Excel, Power point presentation preparation, generation of scientific reports Reporting to Director