Good morning! Between December 27 and January 2, there were 47 new positions posted on C&EN Jobs. Of these, 6 (13%) are academically connected and 35 (74%) are from Kelly Scientific Resources.
Hamilton, MT: GSK Biologicals is looking for a postdoc in vaccine formulation; those job requirements sound pretty darn specific.
New Orleans, LA: A confidential employer is looking for a QC/QA person; looks to be petrochemical-related, with the call for drilling fluid expertise.
Rolla, MO: Brewer Science is looking for a B.S./M.S. chemist, preferably with some organic synthesis laboratory experience. They're a specialty coatings company for the microelectronics industry; polymer science experience is helpful.
RTP: BASF is looking for an experienced B.S./M.S. chemist for a business analyst position; agrochemical and regulatory experience desired.
Little Lost Lamb: Are you a chemist? Do you like chemistry? Well, why not be a boiler room superintendent in Taylorsville, Mississippi?
A broader look: Monster, Careerbuilder, Indeed and USAjobs.gov show (respectively) 188, 586, 2,308 and 17 positions for the search term "chemist." For LinkedIn, 108 positions are posted for the job title "chemist", with 5 for "organic chemist, 10 for "research chemist" and 17 for "analytical chemist."