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Chemist II

Fremont, California
Job Type
1 Oct 2021
Job Description

Job Title: Chemist II

Requisition ID: R-

As a team member at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do important work, like helping customers find cures for cancer, protect the environment, or ensure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you'll be supported in achieving your career goals!

Location/Division Specific Information

The Chemist II in Resin Production is an important teammate in the operations department at the Sunnyvale, California site. We are part of the Ion Chromatography and Sample Preparation business unit that supports several other business units within the Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry division.

How will you make an impact?

We, the Resin Manufacturing Team, in Sunnyvale, CA are responsible for producing many of the resins that are key to the success of Thermo Fisher's Ion Chromatography portfolio. We are seeking an individual with strong communication, technical, and operational skills to join our multifaceted and fast paced manufacturing team. This position will provide direct labor and the candidate will follow SOPs and work in compliance with safety, regulatory and quality guidelines.

Job Description

This job entails that you follow all EH&S safety requirements, participate in safety improvement activities, and adhere to ISO9001 guidelines and corporate quality policy. Reporting problems and proposing countermeasures as well as proactively identifying improvements are important to this role. Finally, you will be encouraged to communicate

optimally with other production staff and interact proficiently in cross-functional teams.

Technical Skills

We are looking for someone to execute on assigned manufacturing protocols to meet customer demand and efficiency standards. Highly specialized equipment and instrumentation are used in manufacturing (including ion-chromatography, particle sizing, and surface area instruments). We would like the chemist to assess accuracy, trends, and interpretation of production data.

Benefits Include health insurance and performance-based bonus.

How will you get here?

* Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Biology, or equivalent knowledge and 5+ years experience in related manufacturing environment or
* Master's or PhD degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Biology, or equivalent knowledge

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

* Understanding of manufacturing processes
* Possess techniques and skills vital to be able to perform routine, in-process polymer chemistry
* Familiarity working with standard software programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 75,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission-enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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  • Job Reference: 386584828-2
  • Date Posted: 1 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
  • Location: Fremont, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent