Senior Chemist – Analytical Testing

We are growing rapidly and looking for someone to join as a Senior Chemist – Analytical Testing. The ideal candidate shall have a strong background in LC mass spec-based method development and sample analysis. Responsible to operate all analytical equipment with focus on UPLC/MS, help develop and validate analytical methods, assist in training programs relating to analytical instrumentation and data analysis.

Etobicoke

What are we looking for?

We are growing rapidly and looking for someone to join as a Senior Chemist – Analytical Testing. The ideal candidate shall have a strong background in LC mass spec-based method development and sample analysis. Responsible to operate all analytical equipment with focus on UPLC/MS, help develop and validate analytical methods, assist in training programs relating to analytical instrumentation and data analysis.

What would you be doing?

  • Assist in method development, validation and transfer of UPLC/MS and HPLC methods
  • Assist in training programs relating to analytical instrumentation and data analysis (with focus on UPLC/MS), technology, and work processes
  • Perform sample analysis for high priority projects and conduct testing of stability samples
  • Support new product development activities with testing as required
  • Perform instrument qualification and calibration activities as needed
  • Document all work according to company procedures.
  • Perform calibrations and routine maintenance of analytical instrumentation.
  • Perform data review, write protocols and generate reports.
  • Prioritize projects efficiently
  • Maintain a safe, clean, well-organized, and efficient laboratory work environment.
  • Assist in all the documentation required for compliance as needed
  • Assist with other tasks, as required

What skills and qualifications do you need?

  • Minimum BS in Chemistry with a at least of 5 years experience in Analytical QC Lab or 3 years in R&D environment
  • Hands on experience in LC based mass spectrometry.
  • Proven HPLC/UHPLC method development experience
  • Good knowledge of the Scientific Method (Define Research Problem, Literature Review, Define Hypothesis, Experimental Design, Conduct Experiment, Analyze Data, Generate Solutions, Implement Solutions and Document Results)
  • Capability and proficiency with a range of analytical techniques (GC, IR, LC-MS, NMR, etc.) and equipment for analytical development work.
  • Ability to interpret complex analytical results
  • Ability to optimize, improve and utilize Laboratory Information Technology systems
  • Demonstrated proficiency in software from major vendors like Agilent, Waters and Sciex.
  • Ability to use an organized and methodical approach to problem solving (e.g., Six-Sigma tools and processes)
  • Good verbal and written communication skills (English)
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Effective and contributing team member
  • Effective technical coach

Still interested?

Kindly send us your resume to vt@deciem.com. We really appreciate your effort in applying to this position. However, only those candidates who have been shortlisted for interviews will be contacted.

And the serious stuff:

DECIEM is an equal opportunity employer. We prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. We are also committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interviewing process, please let us know.
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