Job Description

Chemist
Job Number: 20-09286

 
Use your skills where innovative technology solutions begin. Eclaro is looking for a Chemist for our client in Hodges, SC.
 
Eclaro’s client is a leading consumer products company with a global presence. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
 
Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for performing physical and chemical testing in support of the site QA/QC program.
  • Performs physical and chemical testing of raw material, packaging material, in process and finished product in accordance with standard procedures.
  • Approves materials and product based on test results.
  • Performs necessary adjustments to in process batches when an out of specification result is identified by calculating accurate additions to the batch using the test results as a baseline.
  • Communicates the required addition to the operations department who performs the adjustments and the resulting sample tested again to determine compliance to specification.
  • Blocks any out of specification product.
  • Collects and analyzes test data to identify root cause, draw conclusions and recommend action
  • Participates in failure investigations to identify root cause and recommend corrective and preventive actions.
  • An analyst working in a plant should acquire basic knowledge of plant floor operations and equipment.
  • Applies appropriate methodologies and data interpretation techniques to assist in overcoming technical difficulties and promote continuous improvement.
  • Maintains the laboratory quality assurance systems to assure validity of data-Performs or assists vendor in the installation qualification (IQ), operational qualification (OQ) and performance qualification (PQ) of laboratory instruments and equipment.
  • Conducts lab verification of instruments.
  • Maintains accurate, up to date and concise laboratory notebooks and records.
  • Uses laboratory safety equipment and understand precautions in handling reagents and disposal of chemical waste according with local environmental regulations.
  • Troubleshoots basic instrument problems.
  • Maintain awareness of regulatory and GMP requirements relevant to job responsibilities.
  • Prepares positive release folders
 
Skills:
  • Has in depth knowledge of how to operate analytical instruments and other standard laboratory equipment relevant to job responsibilities.
  • Understand and precisely follow written lab procedures, global methods, local methods and published standard or compendia sources.
  • Has in depth knowledge of how to calibrate and maintain analytical instruments and the use of analytical reference standards relevant to job description
  • Demonstrated competency in laboratory skills training in chemistry
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication skills and ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong multitasking skills in a fast paced, changing environment
  • Attentive to detail
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • At least 6 months to 1 year of experience in an Analytical lab
  • At least 6 months to 1 year of experience in the pharmaceutical, medical device, cosmetic or consumer products industries

If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
 
If interested, you may contact:
Gladys Caña

Gladys.Cana@eclaro.com       
6468495356
Gladys Caña | LinkedIn


Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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