QC Chemist

Employer
Eurofins
Location
94404, Foster City
Salary
Excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage and 401(k) with company match
Posted
Sep 08, 2018
Closes
Oct 08, 2018
Ref
13614
Field of specialization
Biotechnical, Pharmaceutical
Job Type
Full time

Consider joining Lancaster Laboratories where people are the most important element in our chemistry.  Celebrating 50 years of service, Lancaster Laboratories is a leading contract lab providing testing and research services in the environmental, pharmaceutical, and biopharmaceutical sciences to clients worldwide.

Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories, a nationally recognized laboratory, is searching for a QC Chemist to support our Professional Scientific Services group in Foster City, CA

 QC Chemist responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following :

  • Support GMP testing activities by performing analytical methods including UPLC/HPLC, Dissolution, GC, Thermogravimetric DSC/TGA, and KF titration
  • Perform data analysis and troubleshoot methods and instrumentation
  • Prepare data for presentation and assist in generating technical reports, and interact with other groups within the department
  • Perform review and peer review of analytical data
  • Initiate and perform investigations and development, as needed

The ideal candidate would possess:

  • Demonstrated success in GMP regulated analytical environments
  • Previous experience conducting and analyzing data for analytical methods such as UPLC/HPLC, Dissolution, Thermogravimetric DSC/TGA, and KF titrations
  • Deep understanding of experimentation and data analysis using Empower software (Version III)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and experience interacting with people from a wide range of skill levels and experience
  • Ability to communicate complex scientific findings and recommendations in one-on-one discussions and departmental meetings
  • Excellent technical writing experience in a regulatory environment such as protocols, reports, and SOPs
  • Demonstrated ability to work as an independent, self-motivated, detail-oriented, result-driven and highly flexible team-player in a fast-paced working environment
  • Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills
  • Excellent attention to detail; excellent time management skills including the ability to manage ones project resource requirements (material, manpower, time, etc.), and ability to elevate relevant issues to project lead and line-management
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team with internal and external clients, self ‑ motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude
  • Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies

Basic Minimum Qualifications:

  • B.S. and 1-2 years of experience in an analytical GMP regulated environment
  • Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship

Position is full-time, Monday through Friday (8 a.m.-5p.m.), with overtime as needed.  Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Foster City, California are encouraged to apply.

As a Eurofins Lancaster Lab PSS employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work.  We offer excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, life and disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid holidays and vacation, personal days, and dental and vision options.

Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.