Covance Sr Analytical Chemist- Nutritional Chemistry in Madison, Wisconsin
Sr. Analytical Chemist- Nutritional Chemistry
Are you interested in making a real scientific impact in your everday work? Would you enjoy working in a team- focused environment as your explore unique career opportunities?
Become a valuable member of Covance's Food Chemistry Solutions group asa Sr. Analytical Chemist . This is a great opportunity to work in a fast- paced group and make use of your method development capabilities with HPLC and MS. Sample extraction experience required. Standard Career Progression: technical lead or staff scientist.
Position is located in our Madison, WI laboratories. Relocation assistance provided
Organizes, conducts and evaluates analytical results and testing independently in compliance with applicable methods, protocols, SOP’s and regulatory agency guidelines
Identifies problems and assists in setting up and performing optimization, and validation of various analytes in a variety of matrices, and may assist in method development.
Provides input and participates in project meetings, plans, monitors and guides project work
Performs peer review and QC review of data
Initiates, drives and implements process improvement initiatives.
Trains, mentors, and assists less experienced staff.
Participates in client visits as needed, assists in communicating technical information.
Participates in new equipment and instrument assessment and qualification, as appropriate
Assures technical staff compliance to SOPs and other regulatory agency guidelines.
Performs complex analyses using unfamiliar or new methods, asking for scientific guidance as needed.
Learn to design and independently conduct tests for chemistry projects and provide initial analysis
Thrive personally and professionally at Covance
Working at Covance, you’ll continue to grow in our learning-based culture so you’ll know how to expertly respond and adapt as the industry continues to evolve. Here, you’ll put your education to work as you play a meaningful role in advancing healthcare.
We offer a comprehensive benefits package. This includes 21 days of personal time off, 7 paid holidays, medical and dental insurance as well as tuition reimbursement, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, along with short and long-term disability and life insurance.
Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field (Laboratory experience may be substituted for degree)
Ability to perform advanced computer skills (e.g., Word, Excel).
At least 4 years of related experience
Experience with HPLC
Experience with sample extraction
Experience with MS
Method development experience is a plus
Job Number 2017-16462
Job Category Nutritional Chemistry
Position Type Full-Time
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