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Chemistry Analyst

Kelly Services
St Louis, MO 63108
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**Chemistry Analyst St. Louis, MO**

Every day, Kelly Scientific Resources connects scientific professionals with opportunities to advance their careers, and we currently have a contract-to-hire opening for a **Chemistry Analyst** in St. Louis, MO.

We are looking for 2 experienced chemists in the St. Louis area for a pharmaceutical client. The company handles contracting testing and analytical services. Companies send in their active ingredients and pharmaceutical drugs to be analytically tested and then sent back out. The chemistry department is looking for chemistry analyst to help in the wet chemistry group.

**Job Responsibilities:**

The Analytical Chemist is accountable for driving results in a fast-paced environment by performing analytical routine and non-routine testing in support of active pharmaceutical ingredients development or pharmaceutical manufacturing.

+ Typical types of testing include: assays (potencies, related substances, residual solvents, metals etc.), moisture content, identification, and various other wet chemistry based measurements. HPLC and/or GC based methodologies are commonly employed in the described testing

+ Other key methodologies applied include: titrations, UV, DSC, TGA, IR. Test methods employed may be compendial (i.e. USP, EP) or proprietary (client supplied or developed by CML).

+ The Analytical Chemist must have the ability to efficiently organize the routine work with minimum supervision and to properly evaluate and interpret generated data is required. Testing will be performed on raw materials and finished products.

+ Day to day will be different based on the samples they have coming in- they will need to come in at the beginning of the day and prioritize the most important things to start testing and be able to multi task to get the other testing completed. Prioritization is very important, as well as attention to detail.

**Other Key Responsibilities Include:**

+ Provides analysis, supports and troubleshooting with wet chemistry techniques, UV, FTIR, TOC, Osmolality, AA, HPLC, and GC.

+ Perform analysis on raw materials and finished products.

+ Performs routine sample processing for required analytical methods.

+ Performs maintenance of some analytical instruments.

+ Develops new methods as required to support programs.

+ Performs critical interpretation of analytical data.

+ Maintains working knowledge of routine instrumentation, equipment, and scientific methodologies necessary to perform assigned tasks.

+ Performs assigned tasks carefully and on schedule according to standard operating procedure and supervisor instructions.

+ Maintains basic understanding of underlying scientific principles.

+ Analyzes information for technical correctness and accuracy.

+ Complies with applicable GMPs, peer checks information and signs for GMP review.

+ Brings aberrant information to the attention of supervisor.

+ Participates in company sponsored training and maintains current status of certifications.

+ Demonstrates company loyalty in relations with Company personnel and clients.

+ Maintains a safe, clean, and organized work environment free of safety hazards.

+ Enters project hours promptly and updates project status on appropriate tracking and/or timekeeping systems.

+ Suggests improvements for safety, work quality, and productivity.

+ Ensures timely completion and compliance with cGMP and all other relevant company training requirements.

**Job Requirements:**

+ Associates degree in Chemistry or related field with 3-5 years of analytical laboratory experience; OR Bachelors degree in chemistry or related field with 2-4 years of experience in an analytical laboratory.

+ Hands on experience in wet chemistry

+ cGMP experience

+ Knowledge and experience working with USP/EP of involved in testing/following the compendia.

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

With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest-regarded scientific organizations
providing you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant
projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help
advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100 companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000
scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world
a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect
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Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.

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Posted: 2019-07-22 Expires: 2019-08-22

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