Scientific and Clinical Careers

Job Title

Scientific & Clinical Job Details


Job Code: #774
Job Type: Contract
Salary: $25.50 - $27.50/hour
Job Location: Melrose Park, IL
Posted 2 days ago

Job Description

Job Title:  Chemist

Pay:  $25.50 - $27.50

POSITION SUMMARY:  Responsible for an intermediate level of expertise in analytical chemistry, chromatographic methods of analysis and instrumentation troubleshooting to execute projects and chemical analysis consistent with the goals of the department.

  • Performs accurate routine chemical testing as well as chromatographic methods of analysis (HPLC, GC, TLC, AA) to meet departmental objectives.
  • Audits chemistry SOP’s and updates and writes new procedures to ensure compliance and accuracy.
  • Assists in the formal training of lab personnel on topics such as GMP, safety, antineoplastic and new employee training.
  • Provides technical support for methods validations.
  • Applies computer experience to perform data collection and analysis of testing data to meet objectives of department.
  • Performs troubleshooting of instrumentation by applying problem solving skills and sourcing out literature or vendors if necessary. Assist Associate Chemist personnel troubleshooting difficulties.
  • Maintains accurate records of all work performed with respect to a given project. Ensure documentation meets facility audit as well as cGMP or GLP requirements.
  • Establishes work priorities based on schedule needs using own judgment and objective reasoning.
  • Possess a B.S. in Chemistry.
  • Typically requires 3-6 years of related experience in pharmaceutical industry. Must have hands-on experience and knowledge of chromatographic methods of analysis (HPLC, GC, TLC, AA). Familiarity with cGMP and Federal regulations.
  • HPLC experience a must.
  • GMP experience preferred.