The Bountiful Company
Chemist I (I)
At a glance
Location: US-NJ-Leonia Map
Posted: 11/05/2021
Closing: 12/04/2021
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: 2 to 5 years
The Bountiful Company
Job description
Company Description

The Bountiful Company, a Nestlé Health Science Company, is a pure play branded leader in global nutrition, living at the intersection of science and nature. As a manufacturer, marketer and seller of vitamins, minerals, herbal and other specialty supplements, and active nutrition products, we are focused on enhancing the health and wellness of people’s lives. The Bountiful Company’s portfolio of trusted brands includes Nature's Bounty®, Solgar®, Osteo Bi-Flex®, Puritan’s Pride®, Sundown® and Ester-C®.

Inclusion and Diversity in the workplace matters at The Bountiful Company.  This includes being focused on retaining and recruiting a diverse workforce and building a culture of inclusivity.  Our goal is to create a place where people feel respected, valued and able to bring their authentic selves to work each day. 

Did we mention that we also offer excellent benefits, competitive compensation and a progressive, healthy company culture? If you’ve ever spent your workdays watching the clock, you know how important a positive work environment is for a person’s well-being. The Bountiful Company is committed to supporting wellness in all forms. And when it comes to wellness, nature is a pretty good place to start.


Job Description

The Chemist applies knowledge and skills to perform diverse and complex laboratory procedures and /or specialized technical, administrative services requiring application of equivalent technical knowledge in a quality control laboratory. Also, responsible for adhering to the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) that are in effect assuring the quality and quantity of product produced.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs routine raw material and sample testing
  • Processes samples for chemical analyses
  • This may involve collecting specialized samples in various production areas 
  • Sets up and dismantles instruments and apparatus. 
  • Prepares specialized solutions / suspensions such as mobile phases or media to perform essential laboratory procedures (for USP testing procedures)
  • Makes and records observations, performs calculations, collects and prepares data for evaluation 
  • Reports results of assignments, maintains and performs related record keeping of instruments performance and repairs on a lab notebook
  • Maintains, calibrates, validates, monitors and troubleshoots laboratory instruments
  • Participates in designing and conducting investigational studies of atypical results 
  • May either handle hazardous waste or supervise individuals who handle hazardous waste
  • Preference for ICP-MS experience
  • Openness to learn new instruments methods and positions 
Job requirements
Qualifications

  • Preferably 2-5 years analytical laboratory experience
  • 1+ yr HPLC experience in a GMP lab.
  • Bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology or a related science field
  • Technical skills handling laboratory equipment
  • Technical skills: USP wet Chemistry techniques such as pH, titrations and UV testing


Additional Information

Chemist I (I)