This is the intermediate level technical professional within the
R&D Team. Performs analytical tasks accurately and efficiently
without supervision, to qualify standards, support the stability
program and support on-going development projects.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.
Other duties may be assigned.
- This position supports a 24/7 manufacturing schedule. The
incumbent must be willing to work weekends and/or nights and at
- Run routine and non-routine tests on a variety of samples. Test
special request samples from plants, tech center or process
- Perform equipment calibration, titrant standardization and
standard characterization/qualification as required.
- Identify and correct problems with instruments in QC lab.
Identify and communicate problems and solutions related to process,
procedure and materials to the customer. Researches and takes
corrective action on anomalous test results.
- Maintain cleanliness and organization of lab by following
safety, regulatory and chemical hygiene policies including
- Perform daily record keeping on SAP and LIMS, enter status
changes for materials, initiate incident reports and issue
- Responsible for properly managing the generation and
accumulation of hazardous and non-hazardous waste.
- Attend and participate in R&D and Cross Functional team
meetings. Develop team skills.
LEADERSHIP & BUDGET RESPONSIBILITIES
Participates and contributes in R&D and Cross Functional
SAFETY & ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITIES
Every individual is personally responsible for the safety and
environmental aspects of his or her activities in the workplace.
Each employee is expected to perform their job duties in a safe
manner utilizing all of their knowledge, training, ability and
QUALIFICATIONS to perform this job successfully, an individual
must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The
requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge,
skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university;
or one to two years related experience and/or training; or
equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules,
operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to
speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of
Ability to execute routine analytical chemistry calculations.
Such as determinations of concentration: percent (weight/weight;
weight/volume; volume/volume); Parts per million (ppm) and
calculation of relative standard deviation (RSD).
ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY SKILLS
Ability to interpret information obtained from analytical
testing techniques such as FTIR, HPLC, UPLC, GC, UV, and Titrations
and conduct out-of-specification investigations when required.
Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not
discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color,
religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth,
breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry,
citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner
status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim,
protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership,
or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider
qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent
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