Junior – Mid Formulations Scientist

JOB FUNCTION: Scientific
JOB TYPE: Temp to Hire
LOCATION: Plainfield, NJ
COMPENSATION: $18/hr - $20/hr
POSTED: Nov 10, 2022

Our client is a Cosmetics company. Our client has worked with us for years and provides a professional, innovative work setting that would be an exciting opportunity and challenge for a Junior – Mid Formulations Scientist they are seeking.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$18 – $20/hr Dependent on experience

Position Overview:

They are looking for an Junior-Mid Formulations-Scientist to become a part of their Formulations team. The Junior – Mid Scientist will have a friendly demeanor, professional work ethic and be able to work in a fast paced environment.

Responsibilities of the Junior – Mid Formulations Scientist:

  • Formulating/batching, stability and viscosity testing, potentially color matching (based on product line) and troubleshooting processes in regards to the development of new personal care products
  • Developing batches from scratch and improving on existing batches
  • Creative problem solving with professionals inside his or her team as well as outside
  • Multitasking in the lab
  • Experience working with Raw Materials, Color, Ink, Synthesizing and Adhesives is a plus
  • Strictly adhering to a cGMP environment and following necessary safety protocols
  • Communicating and acting in a highly professional manner
  • Following correct channels to address technical, or other, issues in or supporting the lab work
  • Maintain a highly organized and accurate lab notebook of all work completed

Qualifications for the Junior – Mid Formulations Scientist:

  • Academic or Industry experience working in a laboratory setting
  • Expertise in chemistry, understanding surface-interface properties and surface characterization is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to share and teach in the area of expertise

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biology or Biochemistry required, or any Science related field is required
  • Associate’s degree or Technical degree with additional work experience is also acceptable


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 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 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: 115940