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Standards and Stability Chemist

Company: Apex Systems
Location: Boulder
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:


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 both sites
  • Run routine and non-routine tests on a variety of samples. Test special request samples from plants, tech center or process chemists.
  • 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 GMPs.
  • Perform daily record keeping on SAP and LIMS, enter status changes for materials, initiate incident reports and issue approval-for-use tags.
  • 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.


Participates and contributes in R&D and Cross Functional team meetings.


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 experience.

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 essential functions.


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 organization.


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).


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.

EEO Employer

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 with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 844-463-6178.

Keywords: Apex Systems, Boulder , Standards and Stability Chemist, Other , Boulder, Colorado

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