- 190404 - Scientist I, Production (Chemistry)
- Up to $23.00 DOE
- 12 mos
- Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist I, Production (Chemistry) for an opening in Eugene, OR.
Perform multi-step organic synthesis in a fast-paced manufacturing environment while following all safety, quality, manufacturing, and business system processes. Work under close guidance and follow instructions from senior team members and/or supervisor regarding the standard established processes and methods used in the Eugene Organic Production lab. Understand the written production documents and be technically capable of performing the processes and procedures. Conduct analysis of raw materials, intermediates, and finished products in accordance with the quality requirements. Keep a clear, complete, and accurate account of all manufacturing work using Master Batch Records, notebooks, work order documents, and other required documentation. Maintain accurate inventory of raw materials, WIP, and finished product by completing error-free transactions in enterprise business systems. Responsible for the completion of all tasks assigned daily; this may require more than 40 hours in some work weeks. Large scale processes require the ability to set up and maneuver large glassware and equipment. Must be able to lift, bend and push objects weighing up to 40 lb. on a regular basis. Role will require standing and walking more than sitting. Other duties within Operations may be assigned.
A minimum of two years advanced organic synthesis experience in a laboratory/manufacturing setting. Familiarity with standard organic synthesis laboratory techniques: inert atmosphere, distillation, extraction, liquid chromatography, TLC. Working knowledge of common analytical techniques: UV-Vis, HPLC, NMR, pH. Possess an understanding of basic reaction mechanisms and reactivity. Solid technical writing skills, with an ability to accurately and succinctly document synthetic procedures. Adaptable, fast learner, able to think critically, solve problems and maintain composure in stressful or ambiguous situations. Effective interpersonal skills in a fast-paced, team-oriented work environment in order to effectively communicate about shared resources, technical issues, operational processes, due dates and priorities. Strong organizational and time management skills, including the ability to evaluate, prioritize and execute multiple projects while responding to changing priorities and due dates. Proficient in PC applications, including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry.
Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree in Organic Chemistry
Shift: M-F, 5am - 1:30pm
Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293
Phone: (310) 414-7800 x252 or (800) 927-9318 x252
Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.
Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.
Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.