Job Details

  • Title: Chemist
  • Code: RCI-08484
  • Location: North Chicago Illinois (IL) 60064
  • Posted Date: 05/21/2020
  • Duration: 12 Months
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Onsite role

  • Experience with chromatographic techniques (HPLC highly preferred) and UV Vis is a must have
  • Familiarity with GMP/GLP documentation
  • Bachelors degree with 2-5 yrs of pharma industry experience
  • Masters degree with research experience would work
  • Good communication skills
  • Masters in chemical engineering would also work
  • Analytical checmistry experience
  • Masters degree with 5 yrs will be overqualified
  • Phd is overqualified for this role
  • Manager is open for non local candidates who are ready to relocate at their own expense
  • Dissolution experience is nice to have
BS in Chemistry 2-5 yrs. lab experience or Masters Degree. Solid use of instruments including HPLC, GC, MS, TLC, IR, UV/VIS, NMR and AA. Solid documentation skills, familiarity of GMP, GLP. Able to present findings to larger groups.

• BS/BA in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Medical Technology, Biology or related field with 2-5 yrs lab experience (pharmaceutical industry preferred) or Masters Degree.
• Solid use of analytical instruments including HPLC and chromatography data systems (i.e., Chromeleon).
• Solid documentation skills, familiarity of GMP, GLP.
• Able to present findings to larger groups.
• Plan and execute assigned laboratory tasks utilizing standard procedures and technical understanding of various techniques to complete assigned tasks.
• Develop protocols for more complex tests or experiments performed with less defined assays and parameters.
• Apply basic computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, and instrument related systems.
• Presents conclusions of defined experiments.
• Ensures safety and GxP requirements are met when performing tasks.
• Ensures timely and GxP compliant delivery of high quality precise data

1) What hours and days will this person be working? M-F 8-5
2) What are the top 5 skills/requirements this person is required have?
a. Required Skill 1: Experience with chromatographic techniques (HPLC highly preferred)
b. Required Skill 2: Familiarity with GMP/GLP documentation
c. Required Skill 3: Works well as part of a team
d. Required Skill 4: Strong communication skills
e. Required Skill 5: Ability to summarize and concisely communicate results
3) What years of experience, education, and/or certification is required? Bachelor’s degree in a scientific field (Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology, or Equivalent)
4) What is a nice to have (but not required) regarding skills, requirements, experience, education, or certification? Advanced analytical techniques (particle characterization, LC-MS)
5) What is the environment that this person will be working in (i.e. group setting vs individual role)? Candidate will be working as part of a group
6) Is any testing required for this role? No
7) Does this position offer the ability to work remotely on a regular basis or is it an on-site role? If remote opportunity exists, what are the options (i.e. 1 day remote, 4 days on-site)? On-site role only
8) Other notable details about the environment from the hiring manager about this role? Role is in a fast paced GMP environment in support of multiple biologics programs
9) What positions/background experience do you feel are successful in this role? Scientist with pharmaceutical company or testing lab supporting biologics