Discovery, development and implementation of leading edge technologies are key to GrafTech
GrafTech International Ltd., the world leader in carbon and graphite manufacturing with
operations in four continents and products sold in over 70 countries around the world, has an
immediate opening for a Carbon Scientist/Engineer at the Corporationís Research and
Development Center and World Headquarters in Parma, Ohio. The work of this research scientist
will combine laboratory and pilot plant investigations with direct production plant
In addition, the scientist is expected to become a raw materials expert and inventor of new
products and processes for all business lines. New product development at GrafTech requires
direct involvement with production, marketing, sales, and customers.
External interactions with technical societies and universities and the publication of
technical papers is implicit in this position. GrafTech is actively seeking to reinforce its
technical leadership in the carbon products industry and to accelerate the introduction of new
products with high commercial value into market place. The expectation for new hires in R&D is
that they will soon become leaders in this effort.
Candidates must have a MS or PhD in chemical engineering, ceramic engineering, or materials
science with specific training in the production and characterization of carbon and graphite
products. The position will require laboratory and pilot plant processing, physical and
chemical characterizations, and close work with customers and suppliers. It is also preferred
that the applicant have 3-5 years experience with these skills in a manufacturing or R&D
setting. Work at GrafTech is carried out in a team environment requiring the scientist to be
self-motivated, entrepreneurial, and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with experience and the
opportunity to join a well-established organization. If you thrive in a challenging
environment and have a proven track record in achieving results, come join our worldwide
organization. For immediate consideration, please send your resume and salary requirements to
For additional company information, please visit our website at www.graftech.com
Must be legally qualified to work under the Immigration Reform & Control Act.
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/H/V