Quality Control Chemist

Job Location: 
Gurnee, IL

Ready for a new challenge, and motivated to make an impact working for a leading manufacturer of specialty cleaning products, 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 Control 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 to perform lab testing. The Quality Control Chemist will work directly with production, research and development, and supply chain departments. This position will report to the Sr QC Manager.  If this is for you or someone you know, please forward a current resume to tim@pointonerecruiting.com


Job Responsibilities - Quality Control Chemist-2nd Shift:

The position requires: 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).

BS degree in a science discipline and preferably 1-5 years previous lab experience

Perform chemical and microbial testing of batches

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


Typical Work Shift: 4:00 pm – 3:30am Monday through Thursday


Apply Now!  Send resumes to tim@pointonerecruiting.com      

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

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