Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. QC Chemist II, 2nd shift - Shirley, NY in Shirley, New York

Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a Daiichi Sankyo Group Company, is dedicated to the development and marketing of innovative, quality drugs and medical devices for healthcare professionals, clinics, and hospitals across the United States and Canada. We specialize in sterile injectables, bone regeneration materials for dental procedures, as well as innovative products for veterinary medicine use.

The QC Chemist II is an integral part of the QC Chemistry laboratory, to ensure that all testing is performed efficiently and effectively while simultaneously following governmental pharmaceutical regulations, safety standards, and environmental policies.

This position is for the 2nd shift, 4pm-12:30am.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform testing of all raw materials, in-process products, and all finished products

  • Perform testing of stability samples, as required

  • Perform all wet chemistry procedures including titrations, extractions, and pH measurements

  • Perform process validation testing of new products as required.

  • Operate all instrumentation including the following:

  • HPLC

  • G.C.

  • Atomic Absorption

  • U.V. Spectrophotometer

  • I.R. Spectrophotometer

  • Polarograph

  • Flame Photometer

  • TOC Analysis

  • Karl Fischer Titrator

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Bachelors of Science in Chemistry, or a related field

  • Two (2) years minimum pharmaceutical laboratory experience

  • Knowledge of MS Word, Excel, and Outlook

  • Detail oriented, analytical, strong time management skills, and strong communication skills.

Physical Environment and Physical Requirements

  • While performing duties of the job, incumbent is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; balance; talk and hear.

  • Must have 20/20 vision, corrected if necessary.

  • Must successfully pass Color Blindness Screening (D15)

Job Title: QC Chemist II, 2nd shift - Shirley, NY

Employment Type: Full Time

Classification: B

Date Posted: 10/03/2017

Requisition ID: 1798