Associate Chemist

Job ID 18-00002

Industry Pharma

Job Type Permanent

Location Dayton, NJ


Chemist will perform a variety of QC testing to assess the strength, identity and purity of test samples and/or
materials. The Chemist will work as a member of team to effectively plan and QC analytical testing using
established (official and/or in-house) test procedures. The Chemist may execute 90% - 100% of their work at the
bench level.
1. Perform assigned sampling, physical, chemical tests and assay on raw materials, active pharmaceutical
ingredients, in-process, finished and stability products, using various wet chemicals, physical and
instrumental techniques (HPLC, GC, UV-Vis, IR, Particle Size Analyzer, KF Auto titrator, Bulk Density, and
other routine QC instruments) as per as per USP monograph / In-house / any other Compendial
2. Independently plan and make adequate inventory of test reagents and solutions to perform work,
assure supplies are ordered as needed to perform assigned work.
3. Independently plan and execute testing to meet established time lines. Perform complicated testing
with supervisory direction.
4. Record data and results as specified in documentation procedures. Document work clearly and perform
tests accurately.
5. Prepare and/or Review Test Procedures, SOPs, and Protocols as assigned.
6. Perform maintenance and calibrations of laboratory instruments/equipments with supervisory
7. Perform troubleshooting and investigations under the direction of a supervisor.
8. Comply with all regulatory/in-house requirements (may include but not limited to safety, house keeping,
laboratory chemical waste, cGMP, cGLP, documentation) when performing the assigned activity.
9. Review of Analytical documents as required
10. Perform other duties that may be assigned

ESSENTIAL DUTIES ( in order of importance )
95% Daily Testing of samples assigned and reporting the results generated from testing activity
5% Daily Prepare, and Review of QC related documents


Minimum BS with Scientific field
BS with Chemistry is one of the subjects would be preferable
Minimum 1-2 years experience in pharmaceuticals
Experience in Generic Pharmaceutical industries would be preferable
Knowledge in Good Documentation practices. Knowledge in USP/ICH/FDA