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R&D Manager – Harrisburg, PA


  • The R&D Manager will support all aspect of scale up, capital engineering, and site lab operations.
  • Approximately 80% of your time will be spent directly supporting R&D operations in the tech center/pilot plant and the remaining time, you will be providing support to other regions. You will lead toll manufacturing qualifications in North America.
  • Lead Capex planning and execution.
  • Lead a team of R&D professionals
  • Prepare and manage budgets and strategic initiatives.
  • Conduct feasibility studies and analysis of new ideas
  • Participate in project review meetings and lead execution of projects.
  • Relocation provided.


  • The R&D Manager will have a BS degree in chemical engineering. MS or PhD a plus.
  • 10+ years chemical scale up experience from pilot plant to full scale manufacturing desired. Polymers development is required.
  • Must have previous supervisory experience over technical personnel (ideally engineers).
  • Proven strong project management skills and ability to drive projects to completion.
  • Global experience is a plus
  • Open to travel up to 25% domestically and globally.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. and have a stable work history. Sponsorship is not available.


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