Associate Chemist - Environmental

Eurofins Scient. Lancaster , PA 17622

Posted 3 weeks ago

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, which provides a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries. The Group believes it is the world leader in food, environment, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing and in agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and for supporting clinical studies. In addition, Eurofins is one of the leading global emerging players in specialty clinical diagnostic testing.

In 2020, Eurofins generated 5.4 billion Euro proforma turnover in 800 laboratories across 50 countries, employing about 50.000 staff.

Associate Chemist responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following :

  • Work in sample preparation lab for dioxin/furan sample preparation

  • Perform extractions on water, soil, food, feed, and tissue

  • Needs to perform procedures involving some complexity with careful detail to work

  • Maintain instrumentation used for analysis (GC/HPLC or other)

  • Prep samples for various analytical methods

  • Analyze/prep quality control samples, standards, and client samples to ensure all regulatory and client requirements are met

  • Review and assemble data in an efficient manner with a high degree of quality

  • Evaluate current organizational and analytical systems

  • Suggest and implement corrective action to ensure that prep and/or analysis are performed in alignment with client and/or regulatory requirements

  • Perform all duties with minimal supervision

Roles is open on 1st and 2nd shift.

1st Shift: Sunday

  • Thursday OR Tuesday-Saturday 4:30am-12:30pm OR 6am-2:30pm

2nd Shift: Monday

  • Thursday 1pm

  • 11:30pm OR Monday-Friday 2pm-10:30pm

The ideal candidate would possess :

  • Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills

  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude

  • Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies

Basic Minimum Qualifications :

  • Bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology, physics, or equivalent experience (two years of directly related industry experience is equivalent to one full-time year of college in related major)
  • Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship

Additional Information

Position is full-time. Candidates currently living in a commutable distance to Lancaster PA are encouraged to apply.

What we Offer:

  • Excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options

  • Life and disability insurance

  • 401(k) with company match

  • Paid vacation and holidays

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

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