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Quality Control Chemist

Townsend & Associates Rocky Mount Contractor
Competitive salary based on experience
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Quality Control Chemist

  • Support Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient testing
  • Perform a variety of analytical laboratory testing of raw material, processed material and finished products
  • Assure compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations
  • Operate a variety of treatment test equipment, such as HPLC, spectrophotometer, pH meter, filtration devices, hot plates, TDS, Moisture Apparatus, Melting Point, balances, etc
  • Conduct a variety of analytical lab tests in compliance with standard testing methods, procedures and regulations; implement quality control specifications
  • Set up instruments and conduct sample tests
  • Utilize a variety of methods to assure compliance to established standards and testing controls
  • Interpret test results and prepare and submit reports related to test results
  • Perform, interpret, evaluate and record standard process control laboratory tests on
  • Perform calculations as needed and record results
  • Notify appropriate personnel of abnormal or critical results and significant changes in lab results
  • Troubleshoot, clean and maintain instruments, glassware and equipment
  • Conduct preliminary diagnostic test on equipment
  • Assure materials meet standards of cleanliness to assure accurate test results
  • Assure an adequate supply of test materials to perform daily testing
  • Perform preventive maintenance on equipment
  • Prepare periodic and special reports concerning quality control and results of laboratory tests
  • Prepare analytical results reports to relay qualitative and quantitative data
  • Operate, maintain and repair equipment required to perform related duties
  • Observe health and safety regulations
  • Perform mathematical calculations applicable to chemistry testing
  • Perform a variety of laboratory testing
Quality Control Chemist
Quality Control Chemist

W2 ONLY!! No Corp to Corp!

  • Bachelors in Chemistry (preferred), Science or a closely related field
  • 0-2 years of Pharmaceutical Experience
  • Essential Skills- 0-3 years of experience in a related laboratory
  • HPLC, UV- IR spectrometry, NMR, GCMS (Mass Spec, Gas Chromatography, Total Organic Carbon and etc
  • Technical record-keeping techniques
  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand fluent English
  • Strong understanding of GMP concepts and requirements
  • Able to demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness while completing work in a timely manner
  • Has understanding of basic non-instrumental wet chemistry techniques, Manual Titrations, pH, Conductivity, Autotitrations, UV-Vis, Polarimeter.
  • For Incoming Material lab analyst, has understanding of Assurance Quality Limit (AQL) and sampling procedures and tables for inspection by attributes (ANSI/ASQ Z1.4).

Quality Control Chemist

Skills required

Laboratory Information Management Systems
Certified Global Meeting Planner
Good Manufacturing Practices
High Performance Liquid Chromatography
Wet Chemistry


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Since our inception in 1999, Townsend and Associates aims to be the staffing firm both clients and professionals turn to first. Our core competencies in project staffing and full time placements are being continuously improved to be the best in class. Our markets will be solely determined by our ability to consistently deliver unequalled service to our customers and candidates.


Staffing your company with qualified and talented professionals is both challenging and time-consuming. Our goal is to make sure we understand your needs and the needs of our candidates. We research, screen and interview our consultants and employees, so we can provide you with the industries finest talent. This is why more and more companies decide to partner with Townsend & Associates, Inc.


Townsend & Associates, Inc. offers you the opportunity to work with Fortune 1000, small and medium companies for full-time or contract positions. We work together with you and our clients to create an ideal match. We discuss your career objectives, talent, experience, and what you are looking for in a new job.

Our screening research is 2nd to none. By being thorough and straight forward, we cut through a lot of challenges that arise in many job searches. So whether it’s full-time or a contract position let Townsend & Associates simplify and enhance your journey.

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