Formulation Scientist in Bedford Park, IL at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 3/24/2018

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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is currently searching for a Formulations Scientist for an exciting client in the Bedford Park Area. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelors degree in Chemistry, Biology or a related field and at least two years of formulations experience. Experience in Cosmetics/Personal Care formulations is a plus.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for formulations, prototype development, claims and application studies, technically evaluating and stability testing their formulations.  
  • Provide direct support to lab through basic formulations utilizing our ingredients. 
  • Provide written documentation of project research and to present these results.
  • Work independently/with a team in product application concepts and claims.
  • Organize, maintain and record lab activities and create presentations. 


  1. Bachelor of Science degree
  2. 1 - 4 years of formulation experience, preferably with Cosmetic/Personal Care    
  3. Must be collaborative, well organized, detail oriented, and multi-tasked oriented

EEO Employer

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