Analytical Chemist, Advanced Materials

McIntosh, Alabama
Apr 25, 2021
May 05, 2021
Organization Type
Kelly Science and Clinical is the world's most recognized brand in science and clinical staffing with more than 100 locations in North America, Europe, and the Pacific Rim. Our scientists contribute to the research and development of the next generation of small molecule drugs, biologics and cellular therapies.


We are seeking an experience Analytical Chemist to join the Advanced Materials Division for a global chemicals company at their McIntosh, Alabama location, who will apply chromatographic techniques to generate data for both internal and external stakeholders.

  • Provide efficient and high-quality support for Analytical Quality Control Lab and manufacturing teams.
  • Support analytical technical development, technical service, global research, and pilot plant activities. Perform various QC analytical analysis HPLC, GC, FTIR, DSC, X-ray, Particle Size, NIR, etc together with other analytical techniques to render valuable analytical solution in a timely manner. Assisting Lab Techs/Ops and R D for sample pretreatment and reporting functions.
  • Ensure the testing equipment are always maintained in operational condition and keep good filing for those usage / maintenance / calibration records or documents. Regular calibrate and troubleshoot analytical instrument and equipment.
  • Organize and manage lab analysis performed by Chemists and maintain appropriate levels of inventory for reagents, chemicals and other consumables.
  • Review, document experimental data and write analytical/technical reports on a regular base. Write and update standardized LOD s and Test Method procedures, work instructions for new capabilities. Timely record of relevant activities in LIMS.
  • Ensure the proper communication among team members and leverage skills/knowledge from one another.
  • Ensure effective communication with internal technical and business development team, colleagues from QA/QC and manufacturing/process team, establish good work relationships with various partners.

  • A master's degree in Analytical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Polymer chemistry or other closely related fields or PhD Degree in Chemistry and minimum 5 years in working in manufacturing environment/experience.
  • Chromatography experience.
  • Experience in LIMS or some type of laboratory depository system.
  • Preference in Quality Module in SAP.
  • Knowledgeable in ISO9001 and GMPs/GLPs. Statistics, Design of experiment DOE and data analysis.
  • Must be fluent in English and preference in second language German/French .
  • A good command of PC skills MS office, Lotus Notes etc. .
  • Results driven, committed and accountable with excellent organizing and planning skills.
  • Proactive and self-motivated team player with good interpersonal communication capability.


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About Kelly ®

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