Brown-Forman Associate Chemist in Louisville, Kentucky
Meaningful Work From Day One Supports the immediate R&D team by performing testing/experimentation/product development or process research work assignments. Performs work assignments following existing protocols and standard operating procedures. Interprets data following guidelines. Reports results / recommendations to the immediate R&D team. Solves routine and standard problems. Implements testing and analyzes and interprets data with supervision. Applies broad knowledge of theory and principles with professional discipline.
What You Can Expect
The primary responsibility of the Associate Chemist is to support BF R&D projects by performing routine laboratory testing using a range of software, techniques and equipment to include handling of pressurized chemicals. The individual will take requests from customers, analyze results using standard procedures and communicate results. Data management responsibilities include accurate recording of test results, data interpretation, reporting and presentation of results. The associate chemist will acquire technical knowledge of the instrumentation used on a daily basis and maintain and troubleshoot the instruments, as needed, making recommendations to supervisor. The individual will provide analytical support to R&D, plants and production areas.
Implements testing / experimentation / product development / process research work assignments. (60%)
Analyzes and interprets data (15%)
Provides information, results, reports and recommendations to the immediate R&D team. (15%)
Research potential solutions to new problems and makes recommendations to direct supervisor. (10%)
We Are Looking For People Who
Have a Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry or closely related science discipline and 1+ years relevant analytical testing experience with strong computational skills relevant to discipline. Database experience. Basic lab knowledge.
What You Can Add To The Team
Experience with analytical techniques and instrumentation.
Be Curious/Continuous Learning & Development: Quickly assimilates and applies new information. Capitalizes on learning opportunities.
Be Curious/Accurate Self-Insight: Demonstrates an awareness of own strengths and development needs
Be Courageous/Managing Through Ambiguity: Maintains effectiveness when experiencing changes in work responsibilities or environment.
Be Courageous/Personal Initiative: Seizes opportunities and holds oneself accountable for delivering results.
Be Collaborative/Building Productive Relationships & Partnerships: Develops and uses collaborative relationships to facilitate the accomplishment of work goals.
Be Creative/Use of Resources: Efficient use of time without compromising quality.
Be a Champion of Your Role: Is a functional expert for the role.
Be a Champion of Brown-Forman Brands: Learns about, communicates and builds awareness about the Brown-Forman brand and our portfolio.
Be a Champion/Drive for Results Every Day: Sets high goals for personal accomplishment.
Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.
Business Area: Global Production
Req ID: JR-00003292