Scientist, Production Associate (SIAL) in St. Louis, MO at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 6/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


The candidate is responsible for the timely and accurate manufacturing of Bulk Pharmaceutical Chemicals (BPC’s) and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API’s) regulated by the Food and Drug Administration following protocols consistent with, and established according to current Good Manufacturing Practices.


  • Perform production operations per approved manufacturing procedures for release as BPC’s and API’s.
  • Thoroughly document all production activities per FDA and cGMP guidelines.
  • Perform and interpret analytical evaluation of BPC’s and API’s.
  • Revise Master Manufacturing Formulas; Prepare and review Operating Procedures to ensure compliance with FDA and cGMP guidelines.
  • Contribute to the support of the production operations for safety and compliance with FDA and cGMP guidelines.
  • Develop and assist in the implementation of process improvement ideas.
  • Assist in the training of Chemical Processors.


Education: BS or BA in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biology or related life science

Essential and Critical Skills:

  • Knowledge in chemistry, biochemistry, math and general science.
  • Basic understanding of current Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Familiarity with analytical instruments and production equipment
  • Shiftwork is required
  • 50 pound lifting required