Hobson Associates

Senior Research Scientist

Job Id: 18056
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Laboratory Services
Worksite Location: Vernon Hills Illinois
Location: Chicago, IL 60611
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Senior Research Scientist 

My client develops, manufactures and markets products for consumer, industrial, automotive, agricultural and fluids purification markets. Their product lines have been diversified by leveraging the qualities of its extensive mineral reserves with an innovative research and development program.

We are engaged for this search seeking an experienced formulator of agricultural chemical materials to support the growth of agricultural and horticultural businesses, new product development research and technical services.


This role focuses on developing new applications & products for carrying synthetic and biological pesticides or active ingredients; as well as supporting customers’ final formulated products and will interact closely with internal R&D teams, sales teams, and customers by providing technical assistance as and when needed.


  • M.S. degree in analytical or physical organic chemistry with 5-7 years related industry experience
  • Synthetic and/or organic agricultural pesticides formulations” expertise
  • analytical and instrumental chemistry procedures, GC/GC-MS/HPLC
  • able to adapt to changing priorities and working on multiple projects.


Generous compensation, Excellent Health & 401k programs with combined relocation to our site.

Please contact Gerry Sorge / [email protected]

Contact Recruiter:

Gerry Sorge, CPC, CSP

Partner - Life Sciences

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