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Surabaya, ID

Category:  Manufacturing & Engineering Jobs

Technical Manager

At allnex, you can go to work knowing you make a lasting impact on the world around you. Our work helps to protect and improve more than 1,000 products; from interior coatings for airplanes and scratch-resistant coatings for smartphones, to corrosion protection for cars, and even printing inks for glossy magazines. We are present in 4 regions, with more than 4,000 employees globally, and serve customers in over 100 countries, which makes allnex the world's leading industrial coatings resins company.

Position overview

We are looking for experienced Technical Manager for our chemical plant. Main responsibilities of this role include to plan and manage the work of Research and Development department and to provide technical support to internal and external customers. If you have experience in the area of polymer synthesis and/or coating applications, apply and join our team.


  • Oversee and manage the operations of Research and Development Department
  • Guide chemist and technicians on laboratory resins cooking, paint application and evaluation, process support, instrumental analysis
  • Ensure successful transfer of new products recipe to mass production
  • Perform laboratory products testing in terms of process and product specifications
  • Provide technical assistance to production and customers
  • Be involved in technical presentations about allnex products and conduct trainings to customers when needed
  • Responsible for the successful up scaling of products from laboratory to production
  • To initiate and implement continuous project optimization/cost optimization methods
  • Assist in rework inventory by identifying alternative use in existing products
  • Maintain safe and regulatory compliant laboratory work environment in accordance to Good Laboratory Practice and through proper usage of personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Lead and develop undersigned people by coaching, providing trainings, setting goals, monitor and appraising performance

Required skills and experience

  • Bachelor degree in Chemistry
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in the area of polymer synthesis and/or coating  applications is an advantage
  • Minimum 3 years of managerial experience
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Results oriented personality
  • Very good communication skills
  • Fluent in English writing and speaking

We offer

  • Safe working environment
  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Multicultural teams and challenging projects

Find out how you can make an impact!

Check out our career page for available opportunities. We look forward to hearing from you.

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