Randstad Analytical Chemist in Parsippany, New Jersey

Analytical Chemist

job details:

  • location:Parsippany, NJ

  • salary:$21.83 - $25.68 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, January 9, 2019

  • experience:3 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:27441

job description

Analytical Chemist

job summary:

  • Working with some supervision, applies established knowledge of laboratory techniques such as HPLC, dissolution, moisture by KF, GC, TLC, and others to perform pharmaceutical product stability testing

location: Parsippany, New Jersey

job type: Contract

salary: $21.83 - 25.68 per hour

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Bachelors


  • Candidate will be responsible for understanding and performing routine analytical testing for stability samples, evaluating and documenting results in a timely manner.

  • Understands and follows all SOPs and written test procedures.

  • Performs testing within established standard test times and maintains quality and productivity at acceptable levels as communicated by the supervisor.

  • Candidate will execute troubleshooting of instrumentation and will be expected to maintain laboratory equipment in good working condition.

  • Candidate will perform laboratory investigation steps with appropriate approvals and with guidance from supervisor.

  • Candidate will understand the investigation process and begin to assist in preparation of laboratory investigation documents.

  • Keeps supervisor fully informed of all results and project status on a daily basis and reports critical information in a timely manner.

  • Should have some ability to multi-task.

  • Will be expected to perform other tasks as assigned by the supervisor (e.g. assist other colleagues with laboratory investigations, training of other analysts as assigned.


  • 3 - 6 yrs relevant experience with Bachelor's Degree, 5+ yrs with Associate's Degree

  • Good working knowledge of dissolution and chromatographic techniques, especially HPLC, is necessary and a requirement.

  • Working knowledge of both computer and/or data handling acquisition systems is necessary and required. Candidate must have good oral and written communication skills. cGMP experience is required.

  • Previous pharmaceutical, quality control / stability experience preferred.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

skills: HPLC, SOP, Analytical Chemistry, GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice)

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