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Senior Scientist - Biotechnology

Date: Dec 1, 2021

Location: Irving, TX, US, 75062

Company: NCH Corporation




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Senior Scientist – Biotechnology


Thank you for exploring a career with NCH Corporation, an international company where we work in small teams that have a direct impact on success.  We are currently seeking a Senior Scientist to assist with developing new product formulations and evaluating production processes.  We offer a diverse set of position requirements, a range of opportunities for career advancement, and a culture that recognizes results, yet embraces the importance of work/life balance.  Join our Research & Development Team, where our future begins with you!


A little about us

Applying for a new job is a little like entering uncharted territory. We want you to feel 100% confident about the application process, the position and our company before committing your time to apply, so that none of the above comes as a surprise. Let’s start with some information about NCH so you can get to know us better.


NCH Corporation is a privately held, family-owned, global business headquartered in Irving, Texas, near Dallas. We have more than 7,500 employees, offices and facilities on six continents, and clients in more than 50 countries. This includes our corporate headquarters as well as subsidiary companies. We clean and conserve water, save energy, and deliver best-in-class maintenance solutions, with a focus on industrial and commercial businesses.



Culture and benefits

We’re a global company with a family feel, offering the same benefits of an international corporation with the personal relationships of a small business. Working in our small teams and close-knit environment, you’d never guess we had a 7,500+ employee head count. We realize a job is more than just a job – it’s an extension of your life and family – and we’re committed to maintaining just that. For us, culture is not just a perk; it’s essential to how we thrive. And that’s speaking for 100 years in the business!

  • Employee-centric environment (regular corporate activities, personal relationships, small teams)
  • Family-first attitude (paid parental leave, work-life balance support, flexible hours)
  • Approachable leadership (collaboration with top leaders, open-door policy)
  • Growth-oriented mindset (autonomy, creative freedom to explore new ideas)
  • Paid vacation and holiday leave
  • Wellness initiatives (on-site fitness facility and cafeteria, planned activities)
  • Community involvement (volunteering, fundraisers, charity events, school sponsorships and donations)
  • Employee recognition programs (appreciation week, awards and ceremonies)
  • Personal and professional development and growth
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Financial wellness (retirement options, 401K match, employee credit union)
  • Benefits package (medical, dental, vision, life, long and short-term disability)


If this sounds like a fit for you so far, keep reading.



  • Generate new product ideas and process improvements.
  • Define, implement, evaluate and approve lab processes, testing procedures, new raw materials and suppliers.
  • Generates and develops new experimental or analytical methods, processes, or procedures that enhance NCH technical capabilities.
  • Generates new program ideas for submission to business.
  • Lead the acquisition, set-up and maintenance of laboratory test equipment.
  • Develop, review, approve and maintain product technical specifications.
  • Ensure compliance of all products to both domestic and international regulations.
  • Provide technical information, presentations and training to sales staff, customers, and industry groups.
  • Writes program final reports, monthly & quarterly program and platform updates, and present to the business.
  • Capable of gathering Voice of Customer information for new product development, fielding technical marketing/sales inquiries, and troubleshooting customer complaints or process issues.
  • Manage daily work assignments and mentor staff development.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Minimum requirement of Masters in Biological Sciences, PhD preferred.
  • 5+ years’ experience in the Biotechnology industry preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, including technical writing and presentation skills.
  • Must be able to collaborate and communicate with multiple departments including Sales and Marketing in order to develop new or improved products.
  • Working knowledge of ISO, FDA, EPA, and GMP processes.
  • Some travel required.


Sound like a fit for you?

Jump aboard, and apply today.


For next steps, expect a direct phone or email response once we are able to review your application. We are committed to responding to all applicants, no matter the outcome, so we appreciate your patience to allow time for this. In the meantime, learn more about NCH and our culture by checking out our LinkedIn or Facebook pages.




We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Irving
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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