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Quality Control Chemist

Atlas Refinery, Inc. Newark, NJ

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $23 to $25 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, dental,
Job Description

Position Summary:

  • The primary function of this position is to provide analytical chemistry support for the quality control area.
  • Requires a BS degree in chemistry (a minimum of work experience in QC area is preferred).
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, instrumentation and chemical laboratory procedures.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Performs chemical and physical analysis on laboratory samples (raw materials, intermediates, finished products) in accordance with established procedures, methods, protocols and guidelines.
  • Perform the required adjustment in intermediates and finished product until complying with the specifications.
  • Maintain the appropriate lab documents, record data and results as specified in documentation procedures.
  • Perform maintenance and calibrations on laboratory instruments/equipment with supervisory direction
  • Performs instruments/method troubleshooting within analytical method parameters and management guidance.
  • Comply with all pertinent safety policies, rules and regulations (SOP’s, safety protocols)
  • Comply with all in–house requirements (include housekeeping, laboratory chemical waste, cGMP, cGLP)
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Knowledge and skills required:

  • Knowledge of basic principles of organic and analytical chemistry
  • Excellent laboratory skills; able to interpret data and adhere to strict guidelines on documentation and keep detailed and precise records.
  • Learn/adapt to changing requirements and situations and able to juggle multiple tasks and tolerate deadline pressure
  • Willingness to work hard, independently, be compliant with safety rules and be reliable, organized and detail-oriented.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent math skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Knowledge of health and safety practices and precautions applicable to a chemistry laboratory
  • Ability to build relationships at all levels and maintain a positive working environment.

Physical requirements:

o May need to lift bulky and/or heavy objects, (from ground and also overhead) and carrying/lifting up to 40 pounds.

In compliance with federal law, the person hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States.

Company Description
Atlas Refinery, Inc. is a leading manufacture of natural oils serving the leather tanning industry for more the 135 years.

Atlas Refinery, Inc.

Atlas Refinery, Inc. is a leading manufacture of natural oils serving the leather tanning industry for more the 135 years.


Newark, NJ
07105 USA



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