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Kelly Scientific Resources St. Louis, MO Full-Time
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Position Summary The Chemistry Analyst is accountable for driving results in a fast-paced environment by performing analytical routine and non-routine testing in support of active pharmaceutical ingredients development or pharmaceutical manufacturing. This position may also be required to work on method development/method validation projects. Typical types of testing include: assays (potencies, related substances, residual solvents, metals etc.), moisture content, identification, and various other wet chemistry based measurements. HPLC and/or GC based methodologies are commonly employed in the described testing. Other key methodologies applied include: titrations, UV, DSC, TGA, IR. Test methods employed may be compendial (i.e. USP, EP) or proprietary. The Chemistry Analyst will occasionally be called upon to support and mentor other Analytical Chemists within the lab.  Essential Functions

  • Provides analysis, support and troubleshooting with wet chemistry techniques, UV, FTIR, TOC, Osmolality, AA, HPLC, and GC.
  • Performs analysis on raw materials and finished products.
  • Performs routine sample processing for required analytical methods.
  • Performs maintenance of some analytical instruments.
  • Develops new methods as required to support programs.
  • Performs critical interpretation of analytical data.
  • Maintains working knowledge of routine instrumentation, equipment, and scientific methodologies necessary to perform assigned tasks.
  • Performs assigned tasks carefully and on schedule according to standard operating procedure and supervisor instructions.
  • Maintains basic understanding of underlying scientific principles.
  • Analyzes information for technical correctness and accuracy.
  • Complies with applicable GMPs, peer checks information and signs for GMP review. Brings aberrant information to the attention of supervisor.
  • Participates in company sponsored training and maintains current status of certifications.
  • Demonstrates company loyalty in relations with Company personnel and clients.
  • Maintains a safe, clean, and organized work environment free of safety hazards.
  • Enters project hours promptly and updates project status on appropriate tracking and/or timekeeping systems.
  • Suggests improvements for safety, work quality, and productivity.
  • Ensures timely completion and compliance with cGMP and all other relevant company training requirements.

  Education and Experience

  • Associate’s degree in Chemistry or related field with 3-5 years of analytical laboratory experience; OR
  • Bachelor’s degree in chemistry or related field with 2-4 years of experience in an analytical laboratory.



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At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

 

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