Job Location: Hershey PA
In this role of Research Scientist, the successful candidate will be able to bring analytical, problem solving, and technical skills to laboratory and manufacturing environments - impacting production and product quality.
B.S. Degree in Chemistry
Minimum of 2 years of related experience
Additional Skills Required:
Superior working knowledge in analytical test methods and Good Laboratory Practices.
Superior working knowledge of analytical test methods and instrumentation used in a food manufacturing facility
Demonstrated experience using complex analytical instrumentation
Demonstrated ability to apply technical knowledge
Advanced problem solving and troubleshooting skills
A well-rounded working technical knowledge of chemistry and related sciences
Attention to detail, especially with respect to laboratory techniques
Ability to multi-task, prioritize, organize, track and plan.
Superior communication skills in verbal and written form.
Proficiency in computer programs / software such as Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, Power Point and LIMS
Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment and independently in a flexible work environment with changing priorities and deadlines.
The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The policy of The Hershey Company is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other categories protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veterans
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