195071 - Scientist I, Production (Chemistry)
Industry
SCI
Region
OR-Oregon
City
Eugene
State
OR
Rate
Up to $23.00 DOE
Duration
12/mo
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist I, Production (Chemistry) for an opening in Eugene, OR .

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform multi-step organic synthesis in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. Effectively execute manufacturing work orders on schedule, follow directions and instructions accurately, and achieve high productivity while maintaining all safety and quality standards. Critically analyze and interpret scientific data from historical manufacturing records and work with senior staff to determine best methods and processes for new assignments. Conduct analysis of raw materials, intermediates and finished products in accordance with the manufacturing and quality requirements. Recognize and escalate manufacturing problems and failure of processes to yield expected results. Collaborate with senior staff to implement necessary corrections to manufacturing and/or testing processes. Keep a clear, complete and accurate account of all manufacturing work using Master Batch Records, 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. Work with the highest attention to personal and co-worker safety and follow all department policies and guidelines related to operation of process equipment, chemical handling and waste disposal.

REQUIREMENTS:
Hands-on experience in organic synthesis and troubleshooting. Demonstrated experience with organic synthesis laboratory techniques (inert atmosphere, distillation, extraction, liquid chromatography, TLC). Experience using common analytical techniques for monitoring and troubleshooting chemistry processes and determining product quality (HPLC, NMR, UV-Vis, 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, nimble learner, able to think critically, proactively solve problems and maintain composure in stressful or ambiguous situations. Effective interpersonal skills in a team-oriented work environment. Strong organizational and time management skills.

KEY MUST HAVES: Perform multi-step organic synthesis in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. Example: Demonstrated hands-on organic synthesis experience - through an undergrad or graduate research assistant role in a lab that is focused on small molecule organic synthesis.

EDUCATION:
Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or related field with 1-2 years organic synthesis experience in a laboratory or manufacturing setting
Accredited Master’s degree in Organic Chemistry or related field is preferred


WORK HOURS
8:00AM - 4:30PM
Mon-Fri First Shift/Full-time.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Kevin Suk
ksuk@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x230 or (800) 927-9318 x230

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.