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DuluxGroup

4.0
  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

2021 Graduate Development Chemist

Clayton, Melbourne
Calling all recent graduates to kick start their career in Research and Development You will help develop new and/or improve our high quality products!
  • Closing in 8 days

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
2
Start Date
ASAP

Application dates

Applications Close
30 Sep 2021

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Bachelor
Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
S
Chemistry
Laboratory Technology
Sciences (all other)

Hiring criteria

Entry pathway

See details

Working rights

Australia

  • Citizen
  • Permanent resident
  • Full working rights
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The Opportunity

This exciting role will see you help develop new and/or improved high quality products, supporting the overall technical objectives of the business in accordance with all company policies, principles and procedures including overall product quality. You will be collaborating with our Sales, Marketing as well as our Operations Teams.

Day to day you'll be:

  • Working on development projects that require research, novel technology review and qualification, analytical and testing development and evaluation for potential new product commercialization opportunities and products improvements
  • Using scientific and formulation knowledge to develop creative solutions
  • Designing and personally executing experiments, drawing conclusions, and making recommendations
  • Developing formulation science and project management expertise
  • Working with passionate cross-functional teams to deliver best in class solutions
  • Complying with all Safety and Sustainability and regulatory requirements.

What you will bring and develop

You'll bring clear and professional communication skills, an eye for detail and a commitment to quality. As a great team player, you'll be able to self-manage and work collaboratively with your peers in a constantly growing/changing environment.

Our successful candidate will also bring:

  • Advanced degree in an area of Chemistry, Engineering or any STEM related field
  • Hunger to continue learning and growing
  • Any previous formulation experience will be highly regarded
  • Complex problem-solving skills; ability to clearly identify root cause and implement solutions
  • Strong communication, influencing and networking skills
  • Drive & passion for innovation!

Our Place

The DuluxGroup portfolio has some of Australia and New Zealand's most recognised and trusted brands.

With a heritage dating back more than a century, Yates has long been Australia and New Zealand's leading marketer and manufacturer of consumer garden care products. Yates has established itself as an integral part of Australian and New Zealand gardening history, but much of the company's success rests on its ability to adapt to changes in lifestyle and to continue meeting the needs of gardeners in each new generation.

  • Closing in 8 days

Hiring criteria

You should have or be completing the following to apply for this opportunity.

Entry pathway
Degree or Certificate
Minimum Level of Study
Associate Degree or higher
Study Field
S
Chemistry
Laboratory Technology
Sciences (all other)

Working rights

The opportunity is available to applicants in any of the following categories.

CitizenPermanent residentFull working rightsLimited working rightsNo working rights
Australia

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
Little things make a large difference in this role, e.g. making a visit to a customer and gaining some insight on their use of competitor products while also supporting their needs and listening to them.

Tyler Cattle

  • Graduate stories
Little things make a large difference in this role, e.g. making a visit to a customer and gaining some insight on their use of competitor products while also supporting their needs and listening to them.

Tyler Cattle

  • Graduate stories
My main responsibilities are conducting research to investigate the technologies currently available and trying to make them work in the context of coatings. 

Daniel Fioretti

  • Graduate stories
My main responsibilities are conducting research to investigate the technologies currently available and trying to make them work in the context of coatings. 

Daniel Fioretti

  • Graduate stories
Little things make a large difference in this role, e.g. making a visit to a customer and gaining some insight on their use of competitor products while also supporting their needs and listening to them.

Tyler Cattle

  • Graduate stories
Little things make a large difference in this role, e.g. making a visit to a customer and gaining some insight on their use of competitor products while also supporting their needs and listening to them.

Tyler Cattle

  • Graduate stories
My main responsibilities are conducting research to investigate the technologies currently available and trying to make them work in the context of coatings. 

Daniel Fioretti

  • Graduate stories
My main responsibilities are conducting research to investigate the technologies currently available and trying to make them work in the context of coatings. 

Daniel Fioretti