Our client is a world leader in the manufacturing and distribution of analytical instrumentation used in R&D Laboratories. They have an opening due to promotion for a Product Specialist – Rheology in their Virginia Headquarters.
The Product Specialist applies scientific knowledge and principles to provide in-depth training and assistance to company salespeople and customers on the proper use of highly complex measuring and laboratory instruments and proprietary hardware. The Product Specialist maintains the highest level of knowledge of Rheology products and underlying scientific and technical principles in order to develop instructional materials and to delivery training courses via seminars and webinars. Additionally, the Product Specialist analyzes samples in a laboratory environment, assists in verification of product quality and develops new application reports.
The preferred candidate will possess a B.S. Degree in electrical, mechanical or chemical engineering, chemistry, physics, materials science or related field. Rheology applications experience is a plus. Master's Degree or Ph.D. is highly desirable. Three years of experience working with analytical instrumentation and the candidate must maintain a current and valid driver's license and passport. Strong written and oral communication skills and must be capable of communicating well with Ph.D. level scientists and QC technicians. Overnight travel is required.
What the company offers:
Salary plus yearly profit sharing bonus and 100% company paid full family health and welfare benefits.