• Location: Los Angeles
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #32918

Title: Cosmetic Chemist

Pay: up to $26/hr DOE

Location:  Los Angeles, California 90045

Summary: The individual performs the analysis of various types of samples by HPLC, GC, FTIR, UVVis spectrophotometer, TOC, water activity, melting point, wet chemistry, FCC, and USP test methods independently and perform instrument troubleshooting.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Test raw materials, in-process, bulk, stability, method validation samples, and finished goods using HPLC, GC, FTIR, UV-Vis spectrophotometer, TOC, water activity, melting point, viscosity and wet chemistry methods
Follow GMP procedures and is responsible for full compliance with the FDA regulations
Test OTC raw materials according to the USP and FCC monographs
Calibrate and maintain laboratory instruments as required
Prepare volumetric solution and perform standardization as needed
Maintain all documents and retain samples
Follow lab safety and properly dispose hazardous wastes
Organize work bench area and clean glassware

Bachelor's degree in science or engineering field with extensive laboratory experience, perform instrument troubleshooting, lead method validation studies and advanced knowledge of Analytical Instrument software with the ability to develop / adapt methods including Photo Diode Array detector.


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