This Analytical Method Development Chemist is required to develop, verify/validate chromatographic methods utilizing LC/MS, UPLC, UPLCMS, HPLC, GC, GCMS, UV/VIS, AA, and CAMAG HPTLC for natural products and nutritional supplements. Hands-on expert of Empower software. Ability to generate methods from default, custom fields, advanced reports, and system integration. Ability to effectively train others on advanced software and hardware usage. This is a full-time position and the work hours are from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (M-F) with overtime as required to meet business needs.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned relative to position.
Write and execute method development and validation protocols.
Performs routine analysis of raw materials, in-process and finished product using analytical instrumentation such as FTIR, HPLC, HPLC/MS, UPLC, UPLC/MS, GC, ICP-
Design and execute stability studies.
Troubleshoot and repair instruments as necessary
Train junior chemist on analytical methods, instruments, troubleshooting, and documentation
Review data generated by junior chemists
Perform qualification of laboratory instruments
Write, review and update standard operating procedures and test methods
Order chemicals and laboratory supplies as needed
Record data in logbooks and laboratory notebooks per GLP
Able to follow procedures, templates, and department guidelines
Adhering to FDA regulations as well as other diet supplement industry standards products
Prepare for customer audits and adhere to customer’s specifications for products
Maintains strictest standards of hygiene and safety.
Other duties as assigned
Work overtime as required
WORK 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.
2 -3 years Chemistry work experience or related field.
Ability to think and take constructive action at work without being urged.
Responding to inquiries from management, employees and regulatory agencies.
Communicating clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing with exceptional business
English usage, spelling, grammar and punctuation.
Operating scientific and personal computers.
Ensuring compliance with all Company policies and procedures, including safety rules and regulations.
Above average attention to detail.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations.
Wet chemistry and analytical chemistry knowledge related to all aspects of quality control systems.
Experience with FDA, and cGMP, regulations and guidelines.
Spectroscopic and chromatographic operation, techniques and systems, and troubleshooting skills.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with variety of concrete variables in situations
Demonstrates awareness of Robinson Pharma’s safety policies and procedures
Attention to detail
4 year degree in Chemistry and/or related science+ year experience with UPLC, UPLC/MS, HPLC, HPLC/MS GC, GC/MS, UV, AA, and FTIR
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