Process Scientist

Location
Rancho Cordova, California and Petersburg, Virginia
Salary
DOE
Posted
Apr 23, 2020
Closes
May 23, 2020
Field of specialization
Organic, Pharmaceutical
Job Type
Full time

AMPAC Fine Chemicals is a contract manufacturing company focused on the development and manufacture of pharmaceutical compounds. We are looking for Process Scientists to be part of a team that is developing cost effective solutions for our Pharmaceutical partners. We are looking for Scientists to join our R&D teams at our California and Virginia sites.

This position is responsible for production support and process development of pharmaceutical ingredients:    

* Develops scalable manufacturing processes in an cGMP environment    

* Conducts experiments to optimize processes for commercial manufacture    

* Meets with groups internally and externally for project meetings and prepares data for presentations    

* Effectively participates in Process R&D team meetings    

* Works under supervision of more senior scientists or scientific directors to advance the company pipeline    

* Thinks critically and creatively and is able to work independently and in interdisciplinary groups    

* Ability to resolve problems and has strong organizational and planning skills 

* Demonstrates excellent writing and communication skills (both verbal and technical) and strong interpersonal skills.    

Education & Experience:  Ph.D., MS or BS degree with industry experience.    

Special Work Conditions:  Work place may include areas where a wide variety of chemical materials are used and stored. May involve potential exposure to variable noise levels. Must customarily have a high consciousness for personnel and equipment safety. May be required to utilize a variety of personal protective equipment. May need to work outside of normal office hours.