Chemist II in Phoenix, AZ at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 8/7/2018

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Job Description

Chemist II

Chemist II position with a growing pharmaceutical company working Monday - Friday on the split shift from noon - 8:30 pm. Vibrant, motivated team in a positive work environment!  This position will interview and start ASAP!

•        Perform wet chemistry analytical tests of raw material, in-process, and finished product.
•     Perform analytical tests of raw material, in-process, and finished product by HPLC, FT-IR, UV-Vis, Polarimeter, Karl Fisher Moisture analyzer, etc.
•     Document test results, problems and other issues.
•     Perform initial troubleshooting of issues that arise during analysis.
•     Conduct all analysis and documentation using cGMP and FDA guidelines.
•     Prepare and maintain laboratory reagents and standardized solutions.
•      Receive incoming inventory, count and track inventory on hand including equipment and supplies.
•     Prepare, standardize and restandardize laboratory solutions.
•     Know, follow and perform all required safety measures per company policies, standard operating procedures (SOP’s) and OSHA regulations as required.  
•     Precisely follow departmental Standard Operating Procedure (SOPs), Analytical Method Worksheets, and training outlines as required.  
•     Complete initial review of analytical raw data.
•     Wear personal protective equipment such as (lab coat, gloves, hairnet, face mask, etc.), to perform tasks.
•     Work cooperatively with co-workers and supervisors

•     Maintain regular and punctual attendance at work.

•     All other duties as assigned.


  • BS/AA in Chemistry or related field
  • Minor in Microbiology is desirable
  • HPLC/UPLC are of particular need for this position
  • 1-3 years of work experience performing analytical chemistry in a regulated industry (i.e. Pharmaceutical, Medical Device or Biopharmaceutical)

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