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Production Chemist II, San Diego, CA

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
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**Production Chemist II - San Diego, CA**

Shift: 3 x 12 schedule - Thursday-Saturday - 6am-7pm (4 hrs OT/day)

**Job Description**


+ Synthesize peptides (Boc & Fmoc Chemistry).

+ HF or TFA cleavage of peptides from resin.

+ Analyze crude peptides and interpret generated MS data.

+ Make necessary purification buffers.

+ Purify peptides using directed protocols.

+ Exchange peptides to the appropriate salt.

+ Weigh out the products and packing.

+ Operate within the GMP guidelines

+ Remove all waste from production area.

+ Ensure that all waste containers are properly labeled.

+ Adhere to policies and support management decisions in a positive, professional manner.

+ Troubleshoot and maintain laboratory equipment.

+ Represent with a high level of integrity and professionalism.

+ Completing SOP, MD, production plan, variances and deviations with minimum assistance.


+ Document all laboratory work in assigned note books and manufacturing documents per the GMPs as established

+ Perform other duties as assigned.


+ Work areas are inside, in a climate-controlled environment with moderate to high background noise and minimal natural lighting. Position involves exposure to hazardous materials, fumes, odors, and dust.


+ Laboratory Equipment

+ PH Meter

+ HF Apparatus

+ HPLC - Preparative

+ Scales/Balance

+ Rotary Evaporator

+ Mass Spectrometer

+ Lyophilizer


+ Ability to work established safety guidelines.

+ Good written and oral communication skills; ability to communicate effectively and project a professional image when giving and taking information in writing or in person.

+ Accurate typing/keyboarding skills; solid computer skills, including the use of word processing and spreadsheet software applications.

+ Knowledge of laboratory techniques and basics of peptide chemistry.

+ Ability to take initiative and prioritize tasks; good time-management, problem prevention, and problem-solving skills.

+ Ability to work independently and as part of a team; ability to motivate self.

+ Ability to work accurately with close attention to detail.

+ Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.

+ Ability to document work neatly and orderly.

+ Possess a work ethic that includes neatness, punctuality, and accuracy.


+ Bachelor's degree in Chemistry

+ Minimum 2 to 5 years experience in peptide purification preferably in an industry setting

+ Prior experience with method development & validation, and/or GMP regulated industry is a plus

**For Immediate Consideration, Apply Today! Questions? Email for More Info.**

**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: 2020-11-04 Expires: 2020-12-05

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