MAPEI Group, established in 1937, is a privately owned global corporation headquartered in Milan, Italy, with 81 subsidiaries including 70 plants in 32 countries. The company specializes in manufacturing chemical products for building, including waterproofing products, special mortars and admixtures for concrete, products for the restoration of ancient buildings, and special decorative and protective coatings for walls.
MAPEI is celebrating 80 years in business as the world leader in the manufacturing of mortars, grouts, adhesives and complementary products for the installation of all types of floor and wall coverings. Annual revenues exceed $3B, and the company employs approximately 10,000 people worldwide.
Develop new products, improve existing products, and support customer technical service and production operations. Develop new test methods or procedures, and modify current test methods or procedures if needed.
Apply lab procedures and good chemical hygiene while being able to detect potential problems in developments of new products.
Plan and design experiments; execute and report test data on assigned tasks to supervisor.
Attend industrial technical meetings, and positively participate for test method developments or current test procedure modifications.
Manage and execute, in a semi-autonomous way, limited scope projects (evaluation, management, formulation, tests, analysis and interpretation, report and conclusion).
Detect potential problems and asks for assistance and direction from supervisor and/or group leader.
Capable of being a specialist within a given technology discipline in the department.
Apply assigned test methods in accordance with established quality procedures.
Pay attention to detail and housekeeping responsibilities to maintain a safe and organized working environment
Deliver new or improved products that are commercially successful by: defining appropriate goals, breaking down tasks, overcoming obstacles, and following through on those goals and deliverables in a timely manner.
Recognize the opportunity for and then champion the implementation of new and/or more effective processes and products that will enhance the productivity and overall quality of MAPEI's commercial performance. Be able to drive and develop new products or installation methods that will fulfill the needs of the industry and increase the Company's market share.
Remains current with the new technologies, scientific advancements, and industrial breakthroughs relevant to assigned duties; recognize how to use new technology to improve Company processes, products, and procedures.
Utilize analytical abilities and prior experience to breakdown complex tasks, organize plans, and elaborate innovative solutions.
Skilled with computers, takes advantage of new technology, learns new tools quickly, and uses technology to enhance job performance.
Able to show attention to detail and verify that assigned tasks are error free and that data and facts are accurate.
Maintain high standards of personal ethics, supporting MAPEI’s standards of honest and trustworthy business relationships.
Maintain current understanding of technical processes/equipment and use technology to increase performance/productivity.
The position requires the ability to work with a personal computer in a Windows environment. Requires proficiency in Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.
Bachelor’s (B.S.) degree in a four-year College or University in Chemistry/material science/engineering or the equivalent plus experience in an appropriate laboratory environment or related experience or any equivalent combination of related training and experience.
French and English language proficiency in Canada is a plus.
“Come Join the MAPEI Family”
For consideration please apply on-line.
MAPEI Corporation offers a very competitive starting salary in addition to “Phenomenal” medical plan options that includes a choice of a “No Employee Contribution” and a “Zero Deductible” medical plan option, dental coverage, disability coverage, life insurance, a matching 401(k) plan and paid days off for holidays and PTO. In addition MAPEI offers employees career advancement opportunities.