Associate Formulator in Santa Clarita, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 3/24/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Our client is a worldwide leader in manufacture and marketing of nutritional supplements. They are seeking an Associate Formulator to join their team!

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support general pilot plant gummy line operation process
  • Analyzes by physical instrumental methods of raw materials and finish product to assist product development; conduct stability and special samples
  • Record and maintain data accurately; perform data analysis as needed
  • Make starch trays, destarch and coat samples
  • Performs physical tests on raw material and finish products with major instrumentation such as water activity meter, pH meter, texture analyzer etc
  • ¬†Document results
  • Performs general laboratory and pilot plant duties including cleaning and maintenance of work area and checking notebooks
  • Conduct investigation on any test and outlier
  • Performs other related duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Requires a four year college or university degree or its equivalent in Chemistry, Food Science, Pharmacy or related science; GPA above 3.2
  • Experience not required, but is a plus
  • Requires computer skills: word & excel are required.
  • Requires good communication skills
  • Requires ability to learn new things quickly
  • Continuous exercise of manipulative skills, walking, standing
  • Repetitive and Frequent actives in pilot plant
  • Exposure to dusty environment in the pilot plant

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.