Analytical Chemist | Chemical Engineering Recruiters | Chemist Job

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, technology and manufacturing recruitment and placement. One of our clients is currently recruiting for an Analytical Chemist as follows:

Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Hands-on experience and in-depth knowledge in chromatography, FTIR, Thermal Analysis, spectroscopy and microscopy techniques are required.
  • Design and carry out analytical testing and research studies in support of product development, regulatory, and other disciplines under minimum supervision
  • Operate, calibrate and maintain laboratory instruments
  • Order and maintain laboratory supplies
  • Perform routine analyses based on standard operating procedures
  • Develop and establish testing methods as needed
  •  Keep thorough and accurate records of experimental procedures and data
  •  Write study protocols, study reports, and standard operating procedures
  • Provide comprehensive interpretation of test data

Requirements for this position include:

  • A Bachelors Degree in Material Science or Polymer Science or a related field and applicable experience.
  • Expert knowledge of analytical instrumentation with strong technical and interpersonal skills (ability to work in a team environment)
  • Must possess the ability to work independently, manage multiple priorities and interpret a broad range of policies, procedures, and regulations to ensure regulatory compliance
  • Must have good technical writing skills and high attention to detail.
  • Strong collaboration skills