NOVA Chemicals helps shape a world where products vital to our health and happiness are even better tomorrow than they are today. We are seeking talented and passionate people who enjoy working in a collaborative, innovative environment to join our dynamic team. Through our commitment to Responsible Care®, we take pride in our focus on safety and sustainability.
As a Research Technologist, the successful candidate will join NOVA Chemicals Polyethylene Product and Catalyst R&D department to conduct work in the field of polymer characterization as a member of the Analytical Testing Services team. Assignments will include a range of activities that involve thermal characterization of polyolefins. This is an entry level. NOVA Chemicals will provide extensive training to the successful candidate.
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor’s of Science degree (i.e. Chemistry) with 1 - 3 years of related experience or a technical diploma with 3 - 5 years of related practical experience coupled with:
In addition, the desired candidate will have experience and knowledge in one or more of the following:
NOVA Chemicals develops and manufactures chemicals and plastic resins that make everyday life safer, healthier and easier. Our employees work to ensure health, safety, security and environmental stewardship through our commitment to sustainability and Responsible Care®. NOVA Chemicals, headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, is wholly-owned ultimately by Mubadala Investment Company of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
The NOVA Chemicals technology center is located in Calgary, Alberta. The state-of-the-art facilities, comprised of the Centre for Applied Research and Centre for Performance Applications, focus to support technological advancements in the polyolefins and olefins fields.
The technology center is recognized as the largest in Canada.
NOVA Chemicals’ flexible benefit programs are designed to meet the diverse needs of our employees, because when it comes to benefits, everyone has different priorities. Our benefits offerings will vary based on your work location, and are an element of the “Total Rewards” package used to reward employees.