Thermo Fisher Scientific Quality Chemist I in Rockford, Illinois

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform laboratory operations and complete documentation associated with raw material, bulk compound/formulation, intermediate and finished good testing.

  • Calibration of specified laboratory equipment/instruments

  • Train new associates on procedures and techniques

  • Improve processes as necessary with emphasis on safety, product quality and cost savings

  • Oversee the acquisition, storage, handling, inventory and disposal of supply chemicals in accordance with company policies

  • Organize, standardize and maintain records associated with production operations in accordance with company policies

  • Maintain an audit-ready working environment at all times Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Minimum B.S. degree in chemistry, biochemistry or related science, with 2 years experience

  • Position requires the ability to work independently, to be detail-oriented and accurate

  • Must be able to multi-task and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment

  • Effectively communicate with company associates

  • Working knowledge of common analytical techniques utilized in chemical and/or biochemical manufacturing (Liquid chromatography (HPLC), gas chromatography, nuclear magnetic resonance, Infrared spectroscopy, Western blotting, ELISA, enzyme assays)

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.