QC Chemistry Lab Trainer

JOB FUNCTION: Scientific
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: Pearl River, NY
COMPENSATION: $80k - $95k
POSTED: Mar 16, 2023

Our client is an American based pharmaceutical company with a fast paced manufacturing site and they are seeking a QC Chemistry Lab Trainer to join their team!

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$80,000 – $95,000

Position Overview:

Our client is looking for energetic candidates to join their team as a QC Chemistry Lab Trainer to develop, execute, evaluate, and evolve the QC Lab’s GMP training. This QC Chemistry Lab Trainer will need to have a strong Analytical Chemistry background but looking to transition to a role off the lab bench. Ideal candidates will have experience training others in addition to being well-versed in analytical instruments such as HPLC, GC, MS, UV Vis, and FTIR.

Responsibilities of the QC Chemistry Lab Trainer:

  • Builds upon the existing training program to greatly expand and deepen the training protocol for incoming as well as existing Analytical Chemists
  • Create a curriculum for training considering strategies and tactics that are likely to be successful for the most individuals
  • Develop ways to measure success and growth in the training program like milestones, KPIs, etc.
  • Conduct hands on GMP and analytical training, performing the testing protocol in front of staff
  • Assists with audits and work cross functionally when it comes to GMP in the QC Lab
  • Updates or creates training materials that can be used digitally as well as SOPs and process instructions
  • Updates training protocol based on changes within industry so must stay up to date on market trends and changes
  • Oversee the onboarding of QC Lab staff and evaluates staff on technical performance and methodology
  • Seek out areas for improvement or expansion of the GMP training program
  • Provide detailed and professional reports and assist with related investigations as needed

Qualifications for the QC Chemistry Lab Trainer:

  • Needs significant experience as an analytical chemist in a GMP lab
  • 4+ years in a fast paced, highly regulated quality control environment
  • The ability to work with people of multiple backgrounds and education levels to ensure consistency and compliance in training methods
  • Supervisor, management, or leadership experience highly preferred
  • Experience training others in or outside the QC Lab is highly preferred
  • Experience with audits and investigations in a GMP setting is preferred
  • Experience training others in analytical chemistry testing or related
  • Strong, clear communication skills with an organized mentality

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or related is required
  • Master’s or graduate level work is preferred


  • Client provided benefits, upon eligibility
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Position ID: 119467