Novomer Logo

If you’re impressed, check out jobs at Novomer. Right now they’re looking for a Research Technician in the Ithaca R&D lab

Displaying 1-10 of 7,997 results.
Lyft Driver - Supplement Your Warehouse income
Ashburn, VA
View
Food Delivery Partner - Weekly Pay
Ashburn, VA
View
Macy's Seasonal Retail Receiving Support - Early Mornings, Flex: Dulles Town Center
Sterling, VA
View
Office Assistant
Reston, VA
View
Warehousing Laborer
Ashburn, VA
View
Macy's Seasonal Retail Receiving Support - Early Mornings, Flex: Fair Oaks II
Fairfax, VA
View
Retail Sales Associate
Mc Lean, VA
View
Overnight Stocker
Chantilly, VA
View
Full Time Overnight Custodian
Sterling, VA
View
Admin Assistant
Ashburn, VA
View

Search more jobs

Yesterday we talked about the intersection of science and public relations, but today we’re just going to stick to science—Chemistry to be specific. I struggled with Chemistry in high school. I’m pretty sure it wasn’t my fault though. I had a teacher who wasn’t quite qualified for the job. The amazing thing is that even in high school Chemistry, you’re working with some pretty nasty stuff. That means that a lot of the chemical companies out there aren’t very environmentally friendly. Novomer is an exception. They convert “carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide from pollution into valuable materials [that have] the potential to transform the plastics and materials landscape on a global scale.” And I thought it was cool that trees could turn carbon dioxide into wood. Novomer is based in Waltham, MA, but their R&D lab is in my favorite college town, Ithaca, NY.

Making Chemistry Green

Since I wasn’t a very good Chemistry student, I probably won’t be able to shed much light on the nitty gritty details of what Novomer actually does. I will tell you that the flow chart on their Technology page is probably as simple as it gets though. You should also note that 10% of the oil that our country used is for manufacturing plastics and chemicals. Novomer’s technology not only negates the need for oil in the manufacturing process, but it also locks up carbon dioxide in the good that are produced. That’s pretty amazing. Even the government is impressed, as Novomer was awarded $2.1 million in federal stimulus money. If you’re impressed, check out jobs at Novomer. Right now they’re looking for a Research Technician in the Ithaca R&D lab. The job looks entry level, but you definitely need a background in chemistry.

Links to Help You Begin Your Research

What have you heard about Novomer?

We've identified Novomer as having career opportunities in the following categories:


Jobs Near You

Lyft Driver - Supplement Your Warehouse income
Lyft Ashburn, VA
View
Food Delivery Partner - Weekly Pay
Uber Eats Ashburn, VA
View
Macy's Seasonal Retail Receiving Support - Early Mornings, Flex: Dulles Town Center
Macys Sterling, VA
View
Office Assistant
Procession Systems Reston, VA
View
Warehousing Laborer
Amazon Ashburn, VA
View

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Copyright © 2007-2015 One Day, One Job. All rights reserved.