Scientist I; Analytical R&D

Position Summary:

Design and conduct routine laboratory analysis using various analytical instruments and software such as HPLC, UPLC, ICP, and UV-Vis.

Responsibilities: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Knowledge of USP and FDA requirements. 
  • Design and conduct full analysis of Dietary Supplements and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) products and their impurities.
  • Conduct assay, content uniformity, dissolution, in-process blend, and blend uniformity of newly developed and stability samples in support of formulation and process development.
  • Prepare result documentation for department and general review.
  • Conduct Performance Qualification (PQ) on various instruments.
  • Effectively communicate information in concise reports.
  • Provide assistance to new employees.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by Senior Management.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in chemistry or analytical chemistry
  • 1-2 years of pharmaceutical experience 

Instrumentation and Computer Experience

  • Instrumentation: HPLC, UPLC, ICP, GC, FT-IR, UV, Dissolution, pH, and Karl Fischer.
  • Computer programs: Empower 1-3, EZ Chrome Elite, WindLab, ChemStation.
  • Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

Work Conditions:

  • Hours/Travel maybe subject to changed based on management/company discretion.
  • Work location are subject to change as needed to meet business requirements.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stoop, kneel, crouch, stand, bend, sit, talk, hear or walk for long periods. The employee may lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None

Personal Protective Equipment or Attire Required for Position:

  • As needed

Salary Range:

$45,000 - $70,000 per year