Quality Assurance Chemist

Manufacturing & Engineering
Job Location: 
Gurnee, IL

Ready for a new challenge, and motivated to make an impact working for a leading manufacturer with well-known brands in both the consumer and commercial markets? If you want to grow your career and fill an important position, then you could be what our client is looking for in their Quality Assurance Chemist. Responsible for ensuring finished product is made to quality specifications. This position will oversee the quality of a product from raw materials to finished product. The position will also be responsible for ensuring that the quality lab is maintained and sufficient to perform lab testing. Will work directly with production, research and development, and supply chain departments. Reports to Director, Quality/Compliance. Great opportunity with a respected and stable company that offers a competitive compensation package.  If this is for you or someone you know, please forward a current resume to tim@pointonerecruiting.com


Job Responsibilities-Quality Assurance Chemist:

Perform chemical and microbial testing of batches and make adjustments as needed

Inspect raw materials including chemicals, packaging components, and labels

Assist quality inspectors and production with finished product inspections     

Calibrate and maintain lab equipment

Troubleshoot lab equipment

Inspect and approve FDA product for release

Assist in validation of lab equipment (IQ, OQ, PQ)

Assist with product validations

Maintain quality lab


Requirements and Experience-Quality Assurance Chemist

BS degree in science discipline, plus 2-5 years previous lab experience

Basic understanding of chemistry and laboratory equipment (e.g. pH meter, viscometer, UV-Vis, gas chromatograph, FTIR, auto titrator, etc.).

Strong computer skills (proficient in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and use of Access databases).

 Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Ability to problem solve and good math skills. Strong attention to detail and organizational skills

Ability to work 7am-5:30pm Mon-Thur


Apply Now!  Send resumes to tim@pointonerecruiting.com     

Recruiter Name: 
Tim Borop
Recruiter Phone: 
(262) 886-8000 ext. 218

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