Associate Chemsit

JOB FUNCTION: Scientific
COMPENSATION: $20/hr - $28/hr
POSTED: Mar 17, 2023

Our client has worked with us for years and provides a professional, innovative work setting. They are seeking a Associate Chemist to join their team!

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$20 – $28/hr Dependent on experience

Position Overview:

The company is looking for an Associate Chemist for a contract to hire opportunity. The right person will have experience working in the scientific industry in a hands on role in Quality Control (QC) or research. The Associate Chemist will have a friendly demeanor, professional work ethic and be able to work in a fast paced environment.

Responsibilities of the Associate Chemist:

  • Calibrating and maintaining a variety of lab instrumentation
  • Following safety standards and regulations (GMP, GLP, OSHA)
  • Prepping, running and analyzing samples and ensuring the regular QC testing is conducted appropriately
  • Testing RAW Materials
  • Follow up with suppliers when samples are out of spec or not meeting quality expectations
  • Keeping a very detailed and industry regulated lab notebook and inputting data
  • Chemical and/or physical properties testing
  • Administrative or clerical support (occasionally)
  • Occasionally presenting data and findings to management
  • Oversee lab supply inventory, discard expired products and order new supplied as needed
  • Organizes studies for the day and is responsible for ensuring the Lab Technicians stay on task and are completing their work correctly
  • Completing and submitting lab documentation including COAs, SOPs and NCRs

Qualifications for the Associate Chemist:

  • 2 to 5 years+ of industry experience in a highly regulated environment doing Quality Control testing or Research & Development
  • A positive energy and enthusiasm for lab work
  • Experience with Raw Materials
  • An eye for detail and passion for science
  • The ability to supervise others and communicate clearly
  • The ability to lift samples and stock lab materials

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree Chemistry or Biochemistry related is required
  • Associate’s or Technical degree with additional work experience also acceptable


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision options
  • 401k match
  • Life Insurance
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • PTO Reimbursement and more!
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 119699