Associate Chemist (Entry)

Chesterfield, Missouri, United States

Job Reference 1240703

Location Chesterfield, Missouri, United States

Industry Process - Life Science

Function Geoscience

Job Type Contract

Date Added March 27, 2024

Airswift has been tasked by one its major clients in the pharmaceutical industry to look for an Associate Chemist to work an initial 6 months contract in Chesterfield, MO.


Responsibilities:
 
  • Work with research scientists in developing next generation herbicide products.
  • Support both R&D activities, and to some extent, commercially launched products.
  • Evaluate the chemical and physical properties of various organic and inorganic substances in order to investigate their applications in formulated products.
  • Diligently record all laboratory tasks performed and related procedures and findings in electronic laboratory notebook system.
  • Work on various projects and follow SOP's and basic lab techniques, using equipment that includes – e.g., pH meters, mixers/agitators, homogenizers, and milling equipment.


Qualifications:
 
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or related field.
  • At least one year of relevant experience is required.
  • Hands-on lab experience and interest in doing labwork.
  • Rheometer and interfacial measurement experience is a plus, as is proficiency in chemistry/chemical engineering principles, including mass-balance calculations.
  • Some industrial experience in formulation development preferred -e.g., with pesticides, foods, cosmetics, consumer products, and/or paints & coatings.
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