Current Openings

Woonsocket, Rhode Island USA

Research and Development Scientist

Reporting to Technic's Research and Development Director, the Research and Development Scientist is responsible for developing new silver powder and flake products and modifying existing products to meet customer's requirements. They are also responsible for developing internal formulations that assist with new product development.

  • Independently plan, direct and conduct research activities that support the design of new products or modify existing products to meet customer’s specifications.
  • Develop internal formulations which can be used to improve and validate product performance
  • Lead the development of silver coated and base metal materials
  • Maintain proper documentation of observations throughout an experiment
  • Analyze and interpret data, write reports and present project updates to the Technical Team, Sales and Marketing Team and the General Manager
  • Scale processes from the lab to production
  • Write manufacturing procedures
  • Manage one or more technicians
  • Analyze and solve customer issues with existing products or processes
  • Collaborate with customers (domestic and international) to understand their technical needs
  • Keep up to date with customer’s technology by attending conferences and reading patents and peer-review literature
  • Engage internal and external suppliers for new raw materials or equipment
  • Act as a resource to the Sales and Marketing, Quality and Manufacturing groups
  • Maintain a clean, organized and safe working environment
  • Maintain and operate lab equipment
  • Work in a manufacturing environment, as needed
  • Learn and operate analytical instrumentation, as needed
  • Comply with safety standards, company policies and ISO 9001:2015 quality standard

This list should not be considered fully inclusive; other duties may be added as the candidate demonstrates an ability to grow the position.

  • Background in Organic Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry or Physical chemistry is preferred. Experience with formulation and process development is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Expected to demonstrate a high level of professionalism, motivation and initiative
  • Well-developed interpersonal and management skills; ability to function as a part of a design/production team
  • Travel: Domestic and international- 5-10%


Bachelor’s Degree Required, Ph.D. preferred. A combination of experience and education will be considered.

    Technic Inc.

    300 park East Drive

    Woonsocket, RI 02895

Pawtucket, Rhode Island USA

Equipment Sales Position

The successful candidate must be able to (or be willing to learn):
  • Work with customers to develop custom equipment requirements for electroplating and other wet process applications
  • Understand the needs and complexities of equipment automation in an industrial chemical environment
  • Develop and present definitive proposals
  • Build relationships with customers over long sales cycles
  • Travel regularly within the US and occasionally overseas

Technic Equipment Division

55 Maryland Avenue

Pawtucket, RI 02860

Mechanical Engineer

The ideal candidate will be proficient in the design of automated electroplating systems or similar type equipment including: structural steel weldments, hoists structures, tanks, and various piping systems as well as possess the ability to professionally interface with Technic customers.

Job Requirements:
  • Candidate must have a B.S. in mechanical engineering
  • Use mechanical engineering skills to design new or modify existing systems using established engineering procedures
  • Use overall engineering expertise to support electrical and software engineering with their challenges related to the equipment in question
  • Creating detailed fabrication drawing packages, evaluating and selecting purchased components and creating BOM
  • Manage automation projects from concept to completion, on-time and within budget
  • Available for domestic and international travel as required (˂5%)

  • Proficient in SolidWorks and AutoCAD

Technic Equipment Division

55 Maryland Avenue

Pawtucket, RI 02860