Rockleigh, NJ: Takasago International is searching for a B.S. chemist for a position as an account manager. 2+ years in the aroma/flavors/chemical industry desired.
Foster City, CA: Gilead Sciences is looking for 3 process chemists, 2 Ph.D. (experienced) and one B.S./M.S. associate position.
Irvine, CA: Could someone tell me what Edwards Lifesciences is about? They're looking for a M.S. organic chemist for a position doing something with heart valve therapy:
Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring....
...This position performs optimization studies on new chemical tissue processes. Involved in the development of new analytical methods and test procedures. Job duties involve approximately 80% technical and 20% administrative functions. Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.
...Additional key responsibilities may include:
- Runs, supports, and supervises tissue testing and evaluation of various chemical processes. Both novel functional group assays and standard biochemical testing of tissue and solutions will be required.- May involve some animal testing and explanted sample evaluation. Minor biomechanical evaluations can be expected...
MS organic chemistry with 1-2 years experience preferred. BA/BS degree with 4-6 years experience or a combination of additional year’s related experience and coursework may substitute for the masters degree. Chemical engineer or industrial Analytical chemistry degree would also be considered with the appropriate experience.
...Must have experience with the following laboratory methods equipment:OK, so they want an organic chemist, with a strong analytical background to do some tissue testing and biochemistry... and they're willing to consider a chemical engineer. Huh?
- Bench experience with synthetic organic chemistry principles and reaction methods
- High Performance Liquid Chromatography
- LC/Triple-Quadrapole Mass Spectrometry, etc... (goes on further w/analytical techniques)
San Diego, CA: Takeda San Diego is hiring a medicinal chemist; looks to be a Ph.D. position, but it's not actually mentioned.
Warrington, PA: Polysciences is hiring an entry-level B.S./M.S. synthetic chemist for an organic/polymer position. 40-50k salary.
ACS Philly Career Fair watch: 9 positions for the Virtual Career Fair, 50 for the Philly Career Fair.