Pohlen Partners

Hands-On R&D Inorganic Chemist

Pohlen Partners

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Applications Close - End of Day: 15-02-2019


New Zealand

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Join an expert team in developing world-class innovative extraction technology from industrial waste


Avertana is a business focused on shaping a sustainable future for their industry, efficiently converting waste into usable everyday products. An R & D company they produce mechanical and chemical raw materials extracted from industrial waste, using innovative chemistry, advanced materials and process design. Their strong local and international financial backing, exceptional technical expertise, market niche, governance structure and commercial strategy they are well positioned for global acceptance.


Supporting the development and scaling up of an innovative technology, this is a research lab and piloting position focused on research and development involving inorganic materials and titanium dioxide.  The role will support projects related to not only the technology development, but also the evaluation of different raw material feeds to produce titanium dioxide.  


To be successful a completed Masters in inorganic chemistry is important and of value will be expertise in titanium dioxide extraction. You may be a PHD student eager to start an industrial career or already with experience.  Contributing in this dynamic lab team requires a collaborative interpersonal style, good communication, a planned, methodical approach and conceptional thinking strength.


Offering the chance to combine your technical expertise and interest in innovative waste solutions, you will be an important team member in an exciting business with a strong commercial model and big growth plans.

To apply, phone Beatrice Roets at Pohlen Partners on +64 9 357 0570 or send your application directly to us, via the application link.

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