Visionary Fiber Technologies ("VFT") is looking for top performers to join our distinguished team and grow our company into a global enterprise! We're on the hunt for a bright, eager, entrepreneurial Research Chemist who is seeking a dynamic work environment with the opportunity for development and advancement. If you have an appetite for the fast-pace and energetic environment of a start-up, where top performers are rewarded based on their contribution to the organization and potential as future leaders, including stock options, then check VFT out.


VFT is a start-up company that is commercializing fiber film technology out of its headquarters in Lockhart, TX (about 20 minutes south of Austin).  In addition to ongoing commercialization in refining crude vegetable oils, VFT is aggressively developing its revolutionary technology for application in various industries that depend on multi-phase reactions and separations.  The technology has application in 100’s of industries, including renewable fuels, organic synthesis, metals removal, and rare earth metal purification, among many others. 


The profile of candidates we're looking for are:


  • Sharp, curious and driven self-starters seeking an opportunity to shine in an environment with equal minded peers that provides a unique opportunity for professional growth under the tutelage of a renowned leadership team.

  • Collaborative individuals that aren’t afraid to think outside the box and challenge assumptions, but recognize teams are always stronger than an individual. 

  • Research Chemists having a PhD in Chemistry (Experience in physical organic chemistry, separation technologies and/or two phase chemistry preferred, but not required).


What you'll be asked to do:

  • Work side-by-side with world class scientists and engineers in a team-oriented collaborative culture with advancement based on meritocracy.

  • Use problem solving skills to develop processes and methods to solve new and unique technical problems.

  • Conduct R&D to develop patents for new and exciting applications of our technology.

  • Coordinate trials and evaluations of new products/proceses to ensure reliability, quality, and performance in order to introduce our new process in a rapidly growing number of fields and applications.

  • Ample opportunities to take on additional roles and responsibilities, which in turn will enable you to gain managerial and leadership skills sooner than is possible elsewhere.


If this sounds like music to your ears, send your resume to We have immediate openings, so expect to hear from us.


VFT offers competitive pay, medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401(k) matching, 3 weeks of PTO, paid holidays, the week off between Christmas and New Years (PAID!) and the opportunity to work with a top flight team who are putting their dreams into action. 


Visionary Fiber Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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