Technical Manager Coatings

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Date: Jan 21, 2022

Location: Allentown, PA, US

Company: Wacker Chemie AG



WACKER POLYMERS is the global technology leader in the development and production of redispersible powders, dispersions solid resins, powder binders and surface coating resins.
At our Allentown site, we are currently looking for a Technical Manager Coatings to be a part of our growing team.



Job Responsibilities

The Technical Manager, Coatings AD/TS is responsible for managing the people and projects within the coatings AD/TS group as part of the overall Consumer and Industrial Polymers business team.  Projects range from new product development to technical service to plant support.  The group consists of several chemists and technicians. In addition, this position will:

  • Manage and develop individual team members
  • Act as a project manager both directly and indirectly
  • Be a product supervisor responsible for the overall health of coatings grade dispersions



  • Bachelor’s degree in any science related field; chemistry or material science preferred
  • Minimum 10 years of experience as a coatings formulator with at least 3 years of management experience
  • This position required 10-15% travel


Contact Person: Contessa Elliott 


We are looking forward to your online application!

Reference Code: 7243 



The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job.

In accordance with the Internal Placement Policy, you must be in your current role for at least one year, and must inform your current supervisor prior to applying for a new position.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your local HR department.

A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).


WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Allentown