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Silicone and Sealants Chemistry

Industry Overview:

Its minimal impact on health and environment is one reason why this versatile field is growing, whether used for adhesives, lubricants, shampoo or electrical appliances. But the need for efficiencies and new or better products is always a part of the business.

The opportunities are great for problem-solvers who make scientific and technological breakthroughs. Can they find new ways to extend a building’s life expectancy, solve more glazing problems or develop more sophisticated gasketing techniques?

The challenges require people who can work with other disciplines, lead teams and communicate credibly with many different people. Ropella’s “Smart Search System” helps us find the right fit for your company when you’re seeking top talent in science, technology and related fields.

Common Applications:
  • Polymerization, synthesis, combustion, etc.
  • Silicone group – silanones, etc.
  • Modified silicone
  • Silicones – one-part, two-part, etc.
  • Compounding
  • Raw materials
  • Fillers, adhesion promoters, catalysts, etc.
  • Formulation process
  • Production – batch, continuous
  • Testing
  • Curing systems
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With over 25 years as a top chemical industry recruitment agency, Ropella is well-versed in the challenges companies face in their search to find highly qualified professionals. As talent acquisition specialists, we excel at attracting, recruiting and building relationships with potential candidates. Our executive search consultants stay abreast of current industry trends making Ropella a knowledgeable, efficient and effective partner for recruiting top chemical talent.

A proven executive search firm, Ropella is dedicated to helping companies gain a competitive advantage by providing customized and strategic talent solutions. We leverage our industry expertise, proprietary smart search system and global network to deliver exceptional results quickly for even the most challenging searches. Successful industry leaders count on Ropella to find the right talent to drive their business forward.


The typical positions, roles and/or functions our search consultants serve include:

Sales (such as; new business development, key account management, technical service, customer service, branch, district, region, national, global in scope).
Marketing (such as market research, market analyst, consumer research, public relations, social media, communications, product management).
Manufacturing (such as operations, production, engineering, plant design, process development, pilot plant, scale up).
Research & Development (such as exploratory research, discovery research, synthesis, analytical, applications development, new product development, formulations, compounding, quality control, environmental, regulatory, health and safety).
Administration (such as procurement, supply chain, logistics, human resources).
Business Management (such as general management, executive, manager, director, vice president, c-suite and board member, commercial development, merger, acquisition, joint venture).
Venture Capital / Private Equity (such as administration and finance, commercial development, executive level management, human resources, mfg., marketing, r&d, sales)
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We have served and developed relationships with leading companies in the industry, including:
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Thank you again for all you’ve done to advance my professional career. The entire Ropella team showed an unwavering commitment to professionalism and service. I appreciated your candor, transparency and patience as we worked through the selection process. Most of all, I appreciated your encouragement. It is always nice to work with good people. Thank you so much.

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Florida Retail Federation
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