Analytical Chemist

Typical Description of Work

  • Perform established methods independently.
  • Under general supervision, develop methods of analysis for known chemical entities and dosage forms using routine and simple techniques.
  • Maintain an accurate, well-kept laboratory notebook to document analysis.
  • Solve problems with a single method, instrument, or process.
  • Interpret data, draws conclusions, and makes recommendations based on the data.
  • Under general supervision, author analytical procedures and validation documents.

Typical Interactions

  • Discuss methods and results with client representatives. Recommend approaches to analytical strategies.
  • Witness lab notebooks of other staff and provide feedback on writing effectiveness.
  • Train new staff in general lab operations and GMP compliance.
  • Train less experienced analysts in the use of simple to complex technology.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in chemistry with one year of professional experience in analytical chemistry, or
  • Master's degree in analytical chemistry , or
  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree in science with two years of professional experience in analytical chemistry, or
  • Two years of college course work in science with five years of professional experience in analytical chemistry.

Qualified candidates should email a resume, including salary history and requirements, to