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Chemist

  • Location: Lake Forest, Orange, California
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 15 days ago

  • Sector: Scientific
  • Start Date: 2022-02-01
  • Job Ref: 22-01449

POSITION SUMMARY STATEMENT: The level I Chemist will perform standard chemical and physical analysis of inner and outer nutritional products in the quality control lab using wet chemistry techniques and instrumental analyses.

DETAILED RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES: - Performs qualitative and quantitative chemical and physical analysis of raw materials and finished products. - Prepares standards and reagents; calibrates and operates sophisticated laboratory instrumentation such as HPLC, FTIR, UV- Visible spectrophotometer. - Interprets test results and compares with determined standards and limits. Interprets and compares data and historical records and trend verification under general supervision - Solves practical problems and carry out responsibilities under general supervision. - Documents data in lab notebook and follow basic cGMP guidelines. - Assists laboratory staff by training chemists and laboratory technicians as needed. - Reviews product certificates of analysis for accuracy and conformance and maintain C of A files. - Maintains a safe, clean and efficient laboratory.