QC Chemist in Lincolnton, NC at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 9/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Currently seeking a QC Chemist.  Please contact Andy Reed at Apex Life Sciences at 704.332.5443 or awreed@apexlifesciences.com


  • Basic and intermediate wet chemical and instrumental testing of raw materials, in-process, finished product, and stability samples
  • Qualification and advanced maintenance of instrumentation and equipment in support of laboratory testing
  • Training of analysts in the laboratory, 2nd analyst data review, when required
  • Adherence to policies of EHS
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Education/Training/Work Experience

  • MS in Chemistry, or BS/ BA in Chemistry or related science, with two or more years of relevant experience
  • Internal candidates with an above average one-year review may be considered
  • Familiarity with principles of laboratory safety
  • Understanding of requirements of current Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Experience with SOP and monograph generation

Specialized Knowledge and Skills

  • Detailed understanding of general chemistry principles and stoichiometry
  • Proficient in mathematics
  • Proficient in performing chemical manipulations in the laboratory
  • Technical writing skills

Equipment and Applications

  • Microsoft Access
  • Analytical Balance
  • pH meter
  • Viscometer
  • Microscope
  • Karl Fisher
  • Dissolution
  • Vacuum Oven
  • Centrifuge
  • Sonicators
  • Water baths
  • Hot plates
  • HPLC
  • GC
  • Empower Software

Work Environment and Physical Demands (List required PPE’s)

  • Gloves
  • Safety Glasses
  • Lab Coat
  • Apron
  • Faceshield
  • Face Mask
  • Ability to occasionally lift 50 pounds

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 844-463-6178.