Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Richmond, CA, US
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Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy.
Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Fuel Additive Formulator located in 426127 , CA California /United States through February 26. 2018 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).
Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:
•Identify and evaluate additive components to meet specific performance targets or to advance fundamental understanding
•Conduct and/or direct formulating and testing programs in support of evaluations
•Perform literature and patent searches in support of development areas; give written and oral presentations of work
•Interact with other stakeholders, including procurement, suppliers, test engineers, manufacturing technical and operations, product stewardship, and intellectual property functions to provide a robust understanding of potential applications
•Discuss performance test results with business and other technical teams in support of potential applications
•Create intellectual property through invention disclosures, patent applications, and publications
•Follow processes and conduct work in the safest and most environmentally-sound manner
•Provide work direction to one or more laboratory assistants
•PhD Chemistry degree; or lower-level Chemistry degree & multi-year work history in organic chemistry (industrial context)
•Demonstrated competency in safety and OE-related areas, safe laboratory protocols, and prudent lab practices
•Demonstrated research experience with technical competency for organic chemical synthesis & analytical techniques
•Demonstrated ability to understand complex issues, design experimental evaluation programs, analyze data, and solve problems through innovation, creativity, persistence, and negotiation
•Demonstrated skills in prioritization, organization, attention to detail and multi-tasking
•Demonstrated excellent communication skills in face-to-face meetings, presentations, written and verbal correspondence, written research reports, and published reports or articles
•Demonstrated ability to effectively interface/consult/collaborate with technical professionals and service providers and demonstrated skills in partnership, leadership, teamwork, and Chevron Way behaviors
Relocation may be considered within Chevron parameters.
Expatriate assignments will not be considered.
Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.
Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions:
Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.
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Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland