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Chemistry Research Associate

Beacon Hill Pharma San Jose, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

A highly reputable diagnostic corporation is currently looking for an experienced and qualified Chemistry Research Associate to work in San Jose, CA.

Responsibilities will include :

  • Handling clinical samples.
  • Train on applicable Quality Management System (QMS), Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and associated lab forms.
  • Use Quality Management System (QMS) skills in responsibilities
  • Document Experimental results in report format.
  • Maintain laboratory equipment.
  • Maintain laboratory reagents.

Education and Practical Experience Requirements :

  • B.S. in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering is preferred
  • Experience and demonstrated interest in a surface chemistry and its interface with biology is also preferred.
  • Industry experience preferred.
  • Prior experience with an industry recognized quality process a plus

Required Skills :

  • General lab practices skill sets
  • Proficient computer capabilities (MS Office and Google Docs)
  • Strong verbal, written, and math skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of safe and confident chemical handling, and chemistry skills.
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Fine manual dexterity skills
  • Demonstrated ability to be a team-work oriented contributor

Qualified candidates should possess the following skill sets and attributes:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of basic chemical laboratory skills through University coursework and/or internships,
  • or previous industrial experience and be able to conduct general chemistry studies independently in the
  • laboratory.
  • Be able to contribute to designing experiments, but should be independent in the lab executing them, and a self-
  • motivated professional for a position with majority lab work
  • Be able to handle routine and repetitive lab tasks for extended periods of time and have a detail orientation.
  • Must have superior collaboration skills and work well with-in teams and across departments.

Desired Experience:

  • Six Months or more industry chemistry oriented lab experience preferred (full-time, co-op, or internships)

Beacon Hill Pharma

Beacon Hill Pharma, Beacon Hill Staffing Group's Pharma specialty division, is a national staffing organization that provides contract, direct (permanent), FSP/outsourcing and consulting to pharmaceutical, medical device, biotech and contract research organizations. Beacon Hill Pharma places contractors in all 50 states by seamlessly coordinating recruiting resources in local and regional markets with Beacon Hill Pharmas National Recruiting & Delivery, a dedicated national recruiting team that focuses exclusively on national accounts, supporting regional recruiting operations and delivering contractors to all markets in the U.S. Whether start-ups or the Fortune 500, the public or private sector, Beacon Hill Pharma matches world class talent with exceptional opportunities.


San Jose, CA