Offers “Solvay”

Expires soon Solvay

Lab Research Assistant

  • Internship
  • Shanghai, CHINA
  • Energy / Materials / Mechanics

Job description

Solvay is a science company whose technologies bring benefits to many aspects of daily life. With more than 24,100 employees in 64 countries, Solvay bonds people, ideas and elements to reinvent progress. The Group seeks to create sustainable shared value for all, notably through its Solvay One Planet plan crafted around three pillars: protecting the climate, preserving resources and fostering better life. The Group’s innovative solutions contribute to safer, cleaner, and more sustainable products found in homes, food and consumer goods, planes, cars, batteries, smart devices, health care applications, water and air purification systems. Founded in 1863, Solvay today ranks among the world’s top three companies for the vast majority of its activities and delivered net sales of €10.2 billion in 2019. Solvay is listed on Euronext Brussels (SOLB) and Paris and in the United States, where its shares (SOLVY) are traded through a Level I ADR program. Aroma Performance is a world’s largest integrated producer of vanillin for the flavors and fragrances industries and also produce synthetic intermediates used in pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, and electronics.

Job Overview and Responsibilities:

The purpose of this job is to support Aroma Performance GBU growth needs by providing technical solution, data collection, new product and application development under supervision of Lab manager and Technical service specialist.

Product performance evaluation, benchmark analysis, test, and investigation in connection with determining properties of material or new product development.

Run the experiment to find the solution according to technical servicer request.

Implement assigned R&I projects arrangedby project leader with appropriate documents.

Ensure the project is carried out smoothly with timely update and delivery of objectives.

Operate and maintain laboratory equipment, record and document the experiment results in precision and detail, prepare samples for internal test and customer demo. Support for product scaling up and process optimization. Literature search for related projects.

Participate the process optimization work, according to safety, industrial and economic constraints, to assist in the development of the process at pilot and/or industrial workshops.

Sample management. Following the sample statues and recording the feedback from customer to support commercial team.

To assist the new projects definition work, new business opportunities scouting work.

Follows all SHE policies, Support lab 5S and HSE work to ensure clearness and safety in the lab

Education and Experience:

A College degree or above, major in Organic Chemistry, Polymer, Chemical Engineering or related. With the lab experience in organic synthesis/separation/purification: particularly, having the experience/knowledge of distillation is a plus.


Be able to do lab experiment independently

Skilled in using Microsoft office software

Be able to read English literature. Record and document the experiment data in English

Additional Information

Good oral English is a plus.

With the lab experience in organic synthesis/separation/purification: particularly, having the experience/knowledge of distillation is a plus.

Getting the hold of analytical skill like NMR, LC/MS, HPLC, GC a plus.