Analytical Chemist, Food Solutions

Covance Inc Located in: Battle Creek,  Michigan
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JOB DESCRIPTION

Analytical Chemist, Covance Food Solutions - Battle Creek, MI

 

The Analytical Chemist will work directly with members of the Kellogg team in a laboratory environment. The ideal candidate will have experience working in a client based setting, strong attention to detail, and a background in food science along with experience in specific instrumentation.

 

Qualifications include:

Experience with AACC methodologies and one or more of the following;      UV Vis, HPLC, HPLC/MS, LC/MS/MS and GC/MS
Experience in texture analysis, DSC, RVA, falling number, etc. 
Ability to troubleshoot independently 
Ability to interpret and present data to the client
Ability to work towards deadlines in a fast paced environment

Ability to travel up to 10%

 

  • Organizes and conducts routine analyses independently and in compliance with applicable methods, protocols, SOPs and regulatory agency guidelines
  • Documents work and maintains study documentation and laboratory records
  • Independently able to use and perform basic troubleshooting of laboratory equipment and software
  • Provides input and participates in project meetings
  • Performs peer review and QC review of data
  • Contributes to a cohesive team environment and maintains a positive attitude.
  • Understands data generated, and history of methods.
  • Recognizes deviations from normal results and inform Study Director, Principal Investigator, and/or management of any problems and/or deviations that may affect the integrity of the data and participates in corrective action of problems.
  • Identifies problems, determines appropriate actions, and implements solutions with support or independently as appropriate.
  • Viewed as a resource within their team

Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field preferred

(Laboratory experience may be substituted for degree)

1.5 - 2 years of analytical chemistry experience.

 

Experience with one or more of the following required:

UV Vis, HPLC, HPLC/MS, LC/MS/MS and GC/MS

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COMPANY INFORMATION

Covance Inc. is proud to be the only drug development company with a full range of research and development services—from lead optimization, to commercialization and life cycle management. Covance, headquartered in Princeton, NJ, is the drug development business of LabCorp with global operations in more than 30 countries.

JOB INFORMATION

Seniority Level:
Experienced - Not Management
Function:
  R&D / Science
Preferred Industry Background:
 
Managing a team of:
N/A
Required Travel:

Base Salary:
Confidential
Bonus:
Benefits:
Other Compensation: