Denver ACS: 97 positions for the career fair, 1 position for the Virtual Career Fair.
MERCK: Holy goodness, Merck and Co. 104 (56%) new positions posted, fewer than 20 of which were scientifically connected. I've always known you've wanted to be a black belt manager in Ireland or a manager of social media. (I am not kidding.)
Folks weighing in: Momentive, in heavy with 47 positions (26%). Want to be a Global Operations Black Belt? Shimadzu, looking for field reps at 15 positions (8%). Allergan with 7 positions (4%).
Cambridge, MA +: Metabolix is looking for a M.S./Ph.D. synthetic chemist with 7-10 years of experience; looks like pilot-scale and technology transfer will be key to this position. Nice-ish salary at 82-110k? Lots of travel, looks like.
Sacramento, CA: AMPAC Fine Chemical is looking for a B.S./M.S./Ph.D. synthetic chemist with a desire to work in a plant setting. Sounds like fun.
Emeryville, CA: Amyris is setting up an walk-up analytical facility; they're looking for a chemist to run/maintain it.
Philadelphia, PA: A radiopharmaceutical lab is looking for a postdoc at the University of Pennsylvania. Doubtless, this is one of those niche fields that will have steady employment for the foreseeable future.
New York, NY: A translation medicine lab is looking for a B.S./M.S. synthetic chemist to be a lab manager.