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Development Bench Chemist

Future Fuel Chemical Company
Batesville, AR
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Development Lab Bench Chemist
FutureFuel Chemical Company is seeking a Development Lab Bench Chemist for our Chemical Technology Department. The Development Lab Bench Chemist works under the direction of an Advanced Scientist, typically a PhD Chemist. The Development Lab Bench Chemist assists in the development of new organic chemical synthesis manufacturing processes and the improvement of existing manufacturing processes. The Development Lab Bench Chemist would also support the resolution of manufacturing issues and product quality issues and provide technical assistance to customers.

They aid in planning and conducting laboratory projects and investigations of a research or development nature. They assemble laboratory equipment, perform experiments, observe and record details of experimental work, and document the results in memos, reports, and other technical methods. They perform minor maintenance on laboratory equipment and design and order the necessary supplies and parts to conduct chemical synthesis experiments. They interface with outside customers and internal peers. They use a variety of highly technical laboratory equipment to perform research and development type experiments (i.e., automated reactor systems and data acquisition.) They must consider safety and environmental conditions as well as effectiveness and efficiency when designing and conducting experiments. Candidates must be strong in initiative and self-direction and committed to follow-through. Candidates with a B.S. in Chemistry and previous experience are preferred. Candidates with a B.A. in Chemistry or other related degrees will be considered depending on their course completions and experience.

FutureFuel Chemical Company is a growing Specialty and Bio-based Chemical Manufacturing facility with an exceptional safety and environmental history. We are ISO9000 and BQ9000 certified. Visit our website at FutureFuel offers competitive wage, health, dental, disability, and 401(k) plans. Interested parties should contact Future Fuel at 870-698-5524 or at 2800 Gap Road to obtain an application for employment. Applications are also available at under "Careers". Resumes should be sent to

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest. All applicants will be carefully reviewed; however only those who are being considered for an interview will be contacted. Applicants must have the legal right to work in the US without restriction or sponsorship (Green Card or Citizenship). We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


Future Fuel Chemical Company


Batesville, AR