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Chemist

Kelly Services
Myerstown, PA 17067
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**Kelly Services** has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a temporary opportunity to work as a Chemist **** at one of the largest Pharmaceutical Companies in the World at **Myerstown, PA.**



This is a 12-month contract position at 40 hours per week.



**Important information:** This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must use the submit now button below to submit your resumes.



**Job Description:**



In this position, the candidate will be expected to draw upon previous analytical experience, as well as continuously learn Quality Control systems and effectively engage in relationships with peers in the laboratories, Manufacturing/Production, and personnel in other departments as needed.




+ Perform analysis on raw materials following prescribed procedures to provide the information base leading to material disposition, as well as assist in troubleshooting and problem solving as directed.

+ Once the talent is assigned specific materials on which to perform the quality control tests, or provide development or troubleshooting, they will have considerable impact on results from his/her work.

+ Material can be rejected and manufacturing procedures can be altered significantly either in schedule changes or in process itself.

+ Perform standard qualitative and quantitative analysis on: purchased raw materials and pure drug substances employing accepted gravimetric and spectrophotometer procedures, in accordance with approved testing procedures, including those from the client, the National Formulary NF and the United States Pharmacopoeia USP.

+ Utilize standard bench chemistry technique as well as sophisticated electronic instrumentation, including spectrophotometer, viscometer, etc.

+ Maintain records of all analysis information of assigned materials on data sheets for permanent file and proper entry of information in laboratory notebooks.

+ Evaluate all data obtained from analysis; if discrepancy or deviation occurs, consult with Supervisor and recommend additional testing if necessary.

+ Perform routine analytical testing of raw materials purchased from prospective suppliers to determine that the materials meet compendia and/or company standards.

+ Adhere to the pertinent aspects of Corporate and plant safety programs and adhering to GMP s, ISO standards or other regulations.

+ Assist in investigating non-compliance investigations.

+ Assist with troubleshooting analytical methodology and instrumentation malfunctions.

+ Perform special assignments as directed by supervisor.



**Requirements:**




+ Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacy, or related 4 year science degree required. **Chemistry degree is preferred** .

+ At least 1 year of lab experience required outside of bachelor's degree, preferably in pharmaceutical or nutritional industry.

+ Knowledge, practical application, and understanding of analytical chemistry is required to perform the functions of this position.

+ Demonstrated capability for communicating ideas, concepts, and work results effectively to colleagues and supervision.

+ Demonstrated ability to be self-motivated as well as to work collaboratively in a team-based environment is required.

+ Must demonstrate initiative and a willingness to learn.

+ Good working knowledge of advanced laboratory instrumentation and personal computer skills are required.

+ Competencies required: analytical problem solving, alertness, work within established policies and procedures, commitment to task, decisiveness, effective written and interpretive communication skills, and organization and planning skills.



**Preferences** :




+ Experience in wet analytical methods and instrumentation techniques required; HPLC, UV, GC, IR, and AA preferred.

+ A working knowledge of statistics, data processing and good manufacturing practices is desirable.

+ A thorough understanding of National Formulary NF ; United States Pharmacopoeia USP; and European Pharmacopoeia EP testing procedures, as well as, US Pharmaceutical Industry Good Manufacturing Practices GMP's, quality control methods and procedures preferred.




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.




**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2020-11-06 Expires: 2020-12-07

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