Synthetic Organic Chemist

The position requires an experienced chemist that is able to work both independently and within a team environment on a project with minimal supervision and obtain quality results. Responsibilities include adhering to strict project timelines, maintaining a safe workplace, and positively collaborate with Research and Production Chemists. The focus is on bench chemistry for both production and research & development for multi-step processes.

Hours:

– Full-Time, salaried, (40 – 45 hours/week ), Monday – Friday typically

Requirements:

– Must have a Ph.D. in chemistry.

– Must live and be authorized to work in the U.S.

– No sponsorship is available for this job.

– Must be able to work in a multi-cultural team environment.

– Demonstrate problem-solving abilities working on multi-step synthesis.

– Experienced in multi-step (>8 steps) synthetic sequences.

– Use of standard analytical equipment (e.g. NMR, HPLC, GC).

– Experience in milligram – multi-gram (>100g) reaction scale.

– Excellent oral / written communication and presentation skills.

– Self-sufficient, driven, and eager to succeed.

– Performs routine and non-routine chemical analysis.

– Sets up and simultaneously performs multiple laboratory chemical reactions and formulating experiments of various types.

– Safety, health, and environmental excellence.

– Maintenance and operation of laboratory equipment.

– Chemistry proposals and development.

Accountabilities:

– Custom development and kilo scale synthesis of fine chemicals.

– Meet product development timelines.

– Sample development and production for specific customer needs.

– Ensure that all activities are conducted in a safe, healthy, and environmentally responsible manner.

Desired Skills:

– Experience in milligram-multi-gram (>100g) reaction.

– Experience in process chemistry and process development.

– Strong tendency toward collaboration and innovation.

– Experience with multi-parallel synthesis is a plus.

– Able to perform with minimal written or verbal instructions in a timely and efficient manner.

– Multi-task in a fast-paced environment

Please submit both a resume and research summary.