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Lab Technician (Cosmetics, Hair Care, Emulsions)

Job Description

QC Lab Technician (Cosmetics, Hair Care, Emulsions)

Apex Life Sciences is seeking an experienced Quality Control Lab Technician for an immediate opportunity in the cosmetics industry. 

This position will be working with Emulsion skincare, Hair Care Products, Foundations, Hot Pour pigmented products, Powder Products. 


  • Test in-process skin care & makeup products, determine any adjustments, and approve products for release
  • Testing will include Color, Odor, Appearance, Viscosity, pH, Specific Gravity, Melting Point and Break Point
  • Create and update OTC and non-OTC Certificates of Analysis of Skin Care and Makeup Products (Pending & Conforms)
  • Prepare and submit skin care & makeup samples for customers
  • Re-test bulk products
  • Create MSDS for all products
  • Prepare OTC finished good samples and test samples
  • Review Batch Cards and forward for removal from inventory
  • Print and sign drum release labels
  • Label and store retain samples in the retain room in appropriate area
  • Maintain current product standards for makeup & skincare
  • Calibrate thermometers and pH meters
  • Provide support for QC of Raw Materials, R&D and Color Cosmetics

Desired Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of experience in a cosmetic laboratory setting (color experience, shower gels, shampoos, personal care, etc.)
  • Hands-on experience with instrumentation such as Homogenizers, Mixera, pH meter, viscometer, etc.
  • Familiarity with processing of lab batches and emulsions a plus. 
  • Self-starters who will meet and exceed expectations on the assigned tasks

For immediate consideration, email your resume to ESchaffer@apexlifesciences with the subject 'Lab Technician'

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 [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] or 844-463-6178.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Contractor
Job Type Science, Skilled Labor - Trades, Professional Services
Education Not Specified
Experience At least 1 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 805974
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Lab Technician (Cosmetics, Hair Care, Emulsions)

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