Job Title

Scientific & Clinical Job Details

Associate Chemist

Job Code: #709
Job Type: Contract
Salary: $22.00 - $23.00/hour
Job Location: Melrose Park, IL
Posted 2 days ago

Job Description

Title:  Associate Chemist

Pay:  $22.00 - $23.00/hour

Position Summary:  Responsible for the chemical analysis of raw material, in-process, stability and finished products as required for QC. 
  • Performs accurate routine chemical testing, such as wet analysis, assays, water testing and physical testing in full compliance with company directed SOP’s.
  • Reviews SOP’s for applicability and notifies supervisor for necessary changes when needed.
  • Maintains accurate records of all work performed with respect to a given project. Meets facility audit as well as cGMP or GLP requirements.
  • Establishes work priorities based on schedule needs using own judgement and objective reasoning.
  • Performs good housekeeping practices and follows safety related policies. Makes recommendations.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as assigned.

  • Possess a B.S. in Chemistry or equivalent previous lab experience.
  • 1 - 3 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry.
  • Background in HPLC, and other analytical techniques (GC, AA, UV, TLC and wet chemical methods) desirable.
  • Previous GMP or GLP experience preferred.
  • Any pharmaceutical experience a plus.