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Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific
Location: Pleasanton, CA
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

Job Description

Job Title: Organic Chemist-Production

Requisition ID-105469BR

When you're part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you'll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Location/Division Specific Information

Pleasanton, CA/GSD Operations

How will you make an impact?

The Specialty Chemical Manufacturing Team in Pleasanton, CA is responsible for producing many of the key chemical compounds used in oligo synthesis, PCR and sequencing including fluorescent dyes, amidites, polystyrene supports, linkers, NHS esters and functionalized nucleosides. We are seeking an energetic individual with strong communication, leadership, technical and operational skills to join our dynamic and fast paced team. This position will provide direct labor to the Specialty Chemical Manufacturing work center. The candidate will follow SOPs and work in compliance with safety, regulatory and quality guidelines.

What will you do?

  • Execute manufacturing protocols accurately and with limited supervision
  • Run in process testing of products on HPLC, UV/Vis and NMR
  • Use highly specialized equipment and instrumentation in daily manufacturing
  • Follow all EH&S safety requirements
  • Address and report problems in daily manufacturing and propose effective countermeasures
  • Periodically review and discuss your priorities with supervisor
  • Communicate effectively with other production staff
  • Interact effectively in a cross functional setting
  • Critically review processes and provide input to supervisor
  • Proactively identify areas for opportunity and drive efficiency results
  • Proficient in manufacturing processes
  • Organize and prioritize work to ensure on-time delivery
  • Adhere to ISO 13485 guidelines and the Life Technologies quality policy
  • Meet minimum productivity standards

How will you get here?

Education

Requires a Bachelor's degree or higher in Chemistry with an emphasis on Organic Synthesis.

Experience

  • 2-3 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Large scale experience (1KG and above)
  • Direct experience with synthetic organic chemistry

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Ability to perform routine, in-process HPLC analysis, 1H/31P/13C NMR, and method development
  • Working knowledge of manufacturing environments
  • Familiarity working with standard software programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point.

This position does not have relocation assistance

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Apply today! http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.



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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.


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