Research Scientist

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Posted on 14 Jan 2021

Research Scientist


Job Highlights

  • Chemical Engineer, Chemistry, Material Science
  • Laboratory Experience, New grad
  • Strong Communication Skills - Thai & English

Job Description

Job purpose:

Science and Research

  • Conduct and help manage research projects according to proposal execution plan (deliverable and timeline).
  • Analyze and report scientific results and compile report based on organization guideline.
  • To be a part to prepare new research proposals and presentations based on concepts with business relevance including DOE, project plan, budget, and deliverable.
  • Deliver knowledge from scientific finding to cross functional team for effective application to commercialization or to process improvement.
Technical and Development
  • Develop technology through specific application by creating prototypes, conducting pilot/industrial trial runs, create technical/ design/lay-out and can interpret complex lab test or trial results with close supervision.
  • Operate both laboratory testing and various pilot equipment/machines such as Retort, Spray Dry, HPP and etc.
Job Responsibility:
  • Complete literature (and patent) review, seek scientific backgrounds to critically analyses factors with supervision (as assigned).
  • Develop research protocol, DOE, and presentations.
  • Perform scientific experiments in accordance to research proposal as agreed, prepare results with statistical analysis with data interpretation to assigned scientific supervisor (if applied).
  • Observe, diagnose and identify root cause of problems and report to supervisor for quick resolution to assure smooth execution of the research project.
  • Provide ready access to all experimental data with scientifically sound interpretation/conclusion for the PI (Principal Investigator), PL (Platform Leader) and supervisors.
  • Communicate to supervisor for needed equipment or supplies and follow-up with proper document submission.
  • Prepare progress and final reports, presentations, invention record and internal/external publication.
  • Full compliance to laboratory notebook procedures, intellectual property guidelines, laboratory safety requirements, and other issued policy.
  • Deployment of developed technology to factory in a cross functions environment.
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Chemical Engineer, Chemistry, Material Science or related major.
  • Experience in research and development preferably of food products.
  • Skills in laboratory analysis, basic statistics.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills both of Thai and English.
Interested applicants can apply directly by click "Apply Now" 
All applications will be treated strictly confidential. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Additional Information

Career Level
Not Specified
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Years of Experience
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Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

About Thai Union Group PCL (TU):

Thai Union Group PCL is the world’s seafood leader bringing high quality, healthy, tasty and innovative seafood products to customers across the world for almost 40 years.

Today, Thai Union is regarded as the world’s largest producer of shelf-stable tuna products with annual sales exceeding THB 125 billion and a global workforce of over 46,000 people who are dedicated to pioneering sustainable, innovative seafood products.

The company’s global brand portfolio includes Thai-leading brands Sealect, Fishoม and Bellotta and market-leading international brands such as Chicken of the Sea, John West, Petit Navire, Parmentier, Mareblu, King Oscar, and Rügen Fisch

As a company committed to innovation and globally responsible behaviour, Thai Union is proud to be a member of the United Nations Global Compact, and a founding member of the International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF). Its work in sustainability has been recognised by its inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) Emerging Markets in 2014.  In 2015 Thai Union was listed in the index for the second year in a row with a 67 percent increase in its overall score driven by improved performances across its environmental, economic and social criteria.

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Benefits & Others
Five-day work week, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus