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Quality Control Chemist




St. Louis, United States

United States





Not specified

Permanent | Full Time

Aerotek Scientific is currently seeking qualified candidates for a Quality Control Analytical Chemist opportunity. This will be a 1st shift contract to hire position.

Job Description:

Perform assigned laboratory testing and related quality control activities in order to ensure compliance with applicable SOP's and cGMPs. Will be using an Analytical Balance, pH meter, automatic pipettes, FTIR, UV-Vis, Voltammeter, Autotitrator, HPLC, GC, IC, ICP, Flame AA, TOC, and Conductivity meter.

Provide timely testing and notification of any aberrant occurrence to Management/Supervision that presents potential negative impact to manufactured or marketed product. May supervise the work of others and coordinate instrumentation use and completion of laboratory testing. Work under limited supervision with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

Essential Functions:

  • Ensure a safe and quality working environment through training, awareness, and compliance to Safety/Quality guidelines and SOPs.
  • Ensure the maintenance of their department, premises, and equipment.
  • Ensure that all necessary training is carried out to perform all the assigned tasks confidently and consistently.
  • Perform all work in compliance with site safety and radiation protection guidelines.
  • Collaborate with other team members to ensure that quality tasks are performed in a timely manner.
  • Must demonstrate flexibility in adjusting to changing priorities and schedules.
  • Attend mandatory trainings as required by site regulatory requirements and management.
  • Assist with investigations by providing testing results and communication of practice(s).
  • Assist in the training and development of employees.
  • Perform other general duties associated with the position as required by supervision.


  • Associate's Degree in life science or a related field or completion of 4 college-level life science courses required.
  • Bachelor's degree in life science or a related field preferred.
  • 3-5 years of general quality/ quality control/production experience in a cGMP facility required.
  • Proficient in the use of several of the following laboratory instruments: Analytical Balance, pH meter, automatic pipettes, FTIR, UV-Vis, Voltammeter, Autotitrator, HPLC, GC, IC, ICP, Flame AA, TOC, Conductivity meter.
  • Ability to work independently and with others to accomplish goals and priorities.
  • Flexibility and teamwork skills.
  • High level of energy and regular, consistent attendance.

About Aerotek:

Your success starts with the right career opportunity. Aerotek uses a people-focused approach to connect job seekers to incredible opportunities with leading organizations. Established in 1983, we've grown to become a consistent Best of Staffing® winner for talent satisfaction because of our dedication to exceptional service. Serving over 300,000 contract workers every year, we specialize in placing workers with engineering, scientific, professional and industrial skill sets. Aerotek is proud to offer competitive benefits, including contributory medical, dental and vision insurance, weekly pay, discounts on consumer goods and services and more.

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