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QC Chemist

Job Code: #638
Job Type: Contract To Hire
Salary: $24.00 - $26.00/hour
Job Location: Oak Brook, IL
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Job Description

Job Title: QC Chemist

Pay: $22-26/hour

Shift: 2nd

Position Summary:

  • Performs routine testing and analysis of finished product, bulk in process, raw material and stability samples in accordance with compendia and in-house test methods.
  • Utilizes HPLC, GC FID, UV/VIS, pH, Density, refractive index, organoleptic tests, Karl Fisher, LOD, and wet chemistry techniques
  • Performs routine maintenance, cleaning and calibration of equipment used in the analytical labs.
  • Performs general housekeeping and organization of lab working spaces, including bench tops, personal drawers, glassware and chemical storage cabinets and exhaust hoods.
  • Assists in the maintenance of the chemical and consumable material inventory necessary to perform routine testing and analysis.
  • Provides constructive input into the review, change and update of laboratory documents such as SOPs, test methods and test records.
  • Complies with all safety standards while on Company premises and during performance of job functions.
  • Conforms to all CGMP/GLP requirements in performance and documentation of analytical testing.
  • Performs peer review of analytical notebooks and other documents, as needed.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Performs special projects, as assigned by the Manager, Quality Control, which enhance and contribute to the growth of the Quality Control Department.
  • Performs and assumes other duties and responsibilities, as may be required by the Manager, Quality Control
Education/Experience:
  • A BS/BA in Chemistry, Pharmacy or related discipline; or, its equivalent in training and experience is required.
  • The knowledge and skills required for this position are typically acquired in 2 to 3 years of experience in a similar and related industry.
Additional Skills:
  • Communication skills
  • Teamwork/collaboration
  • Problem solving/critical thinking
  • Proactive mindset