Chemist in Durham, NC with Greene Resources

Date Posted: 1/14/2022

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Job Number: 42509


Job Description:

Our client, a nonprofit research organization in RTP, is seeking a Chemist I to provide analytical support, for both commercial and government projects, using chromatography mass spectrometry techniques as needed for our clients. This is a six month contract to hire position.


  • Candidate must possess strong interpersonal skills and willingness to work in a team environment

  • Strong understanding of basic liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry LC MS techniques and requisite data acquisition software

  • Requires handling of neat test articles, solvents, and environmental/biological matrices

  • Operation and maintenance of LC MS systems

  • Independent analysis using established methods, data quality control and review

  • Conduct method development activities and conduct validation of analytical methods for various projects

  • Comprehension of FDA GLPs and following SOPs to properly conduct work assignments

  • Provide support to the other projects within RTI

  • Must communicate regularly with their administrative supervisor and project leaders, keeping them informed of progress and potential complications

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry is preferred

Desired Background/Skills:

  • Ability to learn other analytical techniques


  • 1 to 2 years of relevant work experience in Analytical Chemistry, General Chemistry, or related field preferred

  • Ability to demonstrate proficiency with project specific documentation

  • Ability to maintain a strong customer focus, flexibility, attention to detail, and a positive attitude in day to day activities

  • Ability to work on projects requiring specific laboratory quality practices and guidelines

Other Information:

    We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

    This client is a U.S. government contractor with specific controlled-access facilities that must register non-U.S. Persons; therefore, all visitors to those facilities must declare their nationality and citizenship upon arrival at, and before entering. Depending on the work location, candidates selected to interview may be required to complete 'Government Contractor Controlled-Access Facility Questionnaire' before visiting the client facility.