Chemist I in Franklin Township, NJ at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 7/12/2018

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Job Description


SUMMARY:
The Chemist I will perform the testing on raw materials, bulk formulations, finished
products, stability samples, and any other samples from plant operations which require chemical analysis.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Sampling and testing of raw materials.
  • Physical and chemical testing of bulk and (pre-fill, finished product, and stability) product.
  • Maintaining laboratory notebook and checking the work of others.
  • Maintaining the work area in an orderly manner.
  • Keeps current with all SOP’s dealing with their job assignments.
  • Reports any problems with assays or components to the QC Lab Supervisor.
  • Responsible for preparing and standardizing any reagents or standard materials required for analysis.
  • Reports any supply needs to the QC Lab Supervisor.
  • Disposes of unused samples and laboratory waste in appropriate containers.
  • Performs calibration of lab instruments.
  • Cleaning of laboratory glassware.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • BA or BS in chemistry. Minimum two years of experience in a the lab performing chemistry related duties
  • Experience with High Pressure Liquid Chromatography (HPLC), Infra-Red (IR), Gas Chromatography (GC)
  • Ultra Violet/Visible, Particle Size Analysis, KF Titration and wet chemistry skills are required.
    • Familiarity with HPLC/GC analytical software.
  • Familiarity with GLP/GMP guidelines.
  • Good Communication and writing skills.
  • Familiarity with out-of-specification (OOS) and out-of-trend (OOT) investigation.
  • Computer literate.
  • Experience with USP/EP monographs.

JOB PREREQUISITES:

  • Ability to meet attendance standards. All full-time employees are required to work a 40-hr week.
    • At times it may be necessary to work additional hours in order to get the required tasks
  • Must be detail oriented.
  • Must have GMP experience in an FDA related environment, inclusive of 21 CFR Part 11 compliance criteria.