What Do Process Development Chemists Do?
A process development chemist plays an important role in developing new and more effective ways of carrying out analyses and tests and recording results to improve current processes and their cost-efficiency. A good deal of troubleshooting may be necessary, so applicants should certainly be patient, detail-oriented, and vast knowledge of various testing techniques. Experience with developing designs, system-testing and evaluation, and interpretation of advanced systems will need to be demonstrat…Read more
- Manage all phases of process development from lab to full scale manufacturing of products.
- Responsible for new product scale-up, process development and optimization, technology transfer and process validation activities.
- Develop and recommend process improvements and new technologies to achieve cost effectiveness and improve product quality.
- Act as subject matter expert in process design and engineering.