Quality Control Chemist III

FOODPRO Recruiters Inc - Des Plaines, IL (30+ days ago)

Quality Control Chemist Located Near Chicago, IL

  • Do you have proven knowledge of nutraceutical or pharmaceutical quality control procedures & chemical lab skills?
  • Are you a leader among your peers?
  • Do you enjoy training peers & new hires in protocols and instrumentation equipment?

And would you like to work for one of the top nutrition manufacturing company?

If you said yes to these questions than we have a Quality Control Chemist located near Chicago, IL. My client is America's most successful private nutrition company since 1985. The family behind our client has worked enthusiastically since 1948 to lead the charge toward better health and better health products.

Our client offers advancement potential, a friendly work environment and an excellent benefits package. They believe that the diversity of their employees is their greatest strength and they are continually looking for talented, customer-focused employees.

Job Description: Performs testing for strength, identification and impurities for troubleshooting and training purposes.Strong experience in training other technicians in protocols and instrumentation equipment.Test material and independently sets up, runs, & troubleshoot using various equipment, including pH meter, FTIR, HPLC, GC, HPTLC, ICP-MS, ICP-OES, LC/MS, GC/MS, LC/MS, TOF, auto titrators, and balances. Revises & creates SOP’s. Provide guidance, mentoring & training other technicians. Initiates out-of-spec investigations.

Hours: Full-time 2nd shift 2:45 pm – 11:15 pm Qualifications:

· Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry or related field.

· 5 years laboratory experience including hands on instrumental analysis.

· Excellent computer skills, experience with database management systems, i.e., Oracle & LIMS

· Knowledge & application of cGMP regulations

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $28.00 to $30.00 /hour