188469 - Scientist I
Industry
ENG
Region
OR-Oregon
City
Eugene
State
OR
Rate
Up to $23.00 DOE
Duration
12 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist I for an opening in Eugene, OR.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Apply your organic chemistry synthesis skills, scientific knowledge, and analytical expertise to manufacture organic compounds utilizing a broad range of laboratory and analytical techniques.

Perform multi-step organic synthesis in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.
Understand the written production documents and be technically capable of performing the processes and procedures.
Utilize technical knowledge and skills to analyze and interpret scientific data.
Conduct analysis of raw materials, intermediates, and finished products in accordance with the quality requirements.
Keep a clear, complete, and accurate account of all manufacturing work using Master Batch Records, notebooks, work order documents, and other required documentation.
Critically evaluate, revise, and create process documents that will ensure safe, efficient and reproducible manufacturing processes and documents are developed for existing products.
Maintain accurate inventory of raw materials, WIP, and finished product by completing error-free transactions in enterprise business systems.
Work with the highest attention to personal safety and follow department all department policies and guidelines related to operation of process equipment and chemical handling.
Other duties within Operations, as assigned.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Laboratory techniques: inert atmosphere, distillation, filtration, closed/anhydrous liquid transfer, extraction, crystallization, solid phase/liquid chromatography, rotary evaporator, vacuum pump and small/medium scale glassware (100 mg – 500 g scale).
Large scale processes require the ability to set up and handle large glassware and equipment efficiently and safely. Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs.
Analytical techniques: TLC, pH, UV-Vis, HPLC, NMR
Possess an understanding of modern synthetic organic methods and reaction mechanisms.
Solid technical writing skills, with an ability to accurately and succinctly document synthetic procedures.
Effective interpersonal skills in a fast-paced, team-oriented work environment in order to effectively communicate about shared resources, technical issues, operational processes, due dates and priorities.
Strong organizational and time management skills, including the ability to evaluate, prioritize and execute multiple projects while responding to changing priorities and due dates.
Proficient in PC applications, including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree in Organic Chemistry

EDUCATION:
Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry with a minimum of two years advanced organic synthesis experience in a laboratory/manufacturing setting.

WORK HOURS:
1st Shift, M-F, 5am - 1:30pm (hours may change and overtime/Saturday work may be required.)
Full-Time

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Tyler Harrell
tharrell@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.