Process Chemist in Germantown, WI at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 4/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Science
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    4/23/2018
  • Job ID:
    825252

Job Description


The Process Chemist I is accountable for driving results in a fast-paced environment by understanding reaction mechanisms and apply them to practical execution of given synthesis. Optimization of conditions of proposed and designed synthetic routes including but not limited to purity, loadings, equivalents, cycle times, work up procedures, and yields. Understand and able to perform routine analytical procedures to monitor reaction progress (i.e. TLC, GC, NMR, HPLC, KF).  Able to isolate and purify products and intermediates by using standard laboratory techniques. Prepare final reports for completed projects, including final procedures and compiling all analytical data. 

Essential Functions

  • Ability to carry out chemical reactions on a gram to multi-kilogram scale
  • Capable of solving common synthetic problems
  • Understand and interpret all analytical data
  • Clear documentation of all results and procedures
  • Able to provide written and verbal updates to supervisors or clients
  • Able to manage and track project progress including monitoring timelines, raw materials, equipment availability and yields to ensure project success
  • Able to prepare production areas for CGMP project initiation or changeover
  • Remain technically competent and keep current in new developments within the chemistry/chemical industry.

Education and Experience

  • Requires four-year degree (BS) with coursework in chemistry or related field
  • Minimum of 4 years’ of chemical manufacturing experience preferably in an API facility.
  • Understands and able to perform routine analytical procedures to monitor reaction progress (i.e. TLC, GC, NMR, HPLC, KF)
  • Ability to isolate and purify products and intermediates by using standard laboratory techniques
  • Ability to prepare production areas for CGMP project initiation or changeover

MUST BE OPEN TO TUESDAY - SATURDAY 2-10:30PM SHIFT

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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.

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.