Undergraduate Job Opportunities


Laboratory Analyst – Analytical Chemistry

Intertek – Whitehouse, NJ

REQUIREMENTS FOR GRADS

  • We are looking for candidates that already hold a B.S. Chemistry
  • The candidate’s GPA should not be lower than a 3.0
  • We are looking for someone energetic and passionate for laboratory bench work

JOB DUTIES – TRAINING WILL BE PROVIDED

  • Perform raw material testing and physical testing methods
  • Perform HPLC, pH, viscosity testing
  • Follow laboratory safety guidelines
  • Maintain overall cleanliness of the laboratory
  • Maintain good documentation and laboratory notebook

ABOUT INTERTEK

Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 40,000 people in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers’ operations and supply chains.

*If you meet the qualifications for this role, please email me (Vanessa Vonderheide) your resume ASAP at vvonderheide@astrixinc.com.


Quality Control Technician Assistant Collagen Matrix, Inc.

This position is temp for 3-6 months with the possibility of being a candidate for a more permanent position. It is doing very basic Seal Strengthening plus other duties as needed. We need someone FULL TIME DURING THE DAY. Below is the job description:

POSITION DESCRIPTION: Quality Control Technician Assistant, Reports To Quality Control Lead, Direct Supervisor or Quality Control Manager Overall

Position Objectives: To verify that finished products and packaging materials comply with documented specifications.

Position Responsibilities: Inspect and test finished products and packaging materials according to standard operating procedures. Identify and record any problems relating to the test articles or process. Maintain the quality control laboratory and ensure laboratory safety requirements. Maintain quality records in accordance with documented procedures. Perform other laboratory duties as required.

Position Authority: Initiate or recommend release/quarantine of materials based on inspection or test results. Initiate, recommend, or provide solutions through designated channels. Knowledge and Skills The position requires the following skills: Ability to follow written and oral instructions with minimum supervision. Familiar with test methods in medical product development/quality control. Good communication skill, both verbal and written reports. General computer skills Education and Experience This position requires a bachelor's degree or advanced study toward a bachelor's degree in the biological sciences or engineering.

Contact: Fanny Montefusco Human Resources Generalist Collagen Matrix, Inc. 15 Thornton Rd. Oakland, NJ 07436 Phone: 201-405-1477 ext. 367 Email: fmontefusco@collagenmatrix.com


 

Quality Control Inspectors and Senior Manufacturing Techs Collagen Matrix, Inc.

Collagen Matrix is looking for Quality Control Inspectors and Senior Manufacturing Techs. The qualified candidate must have graduated with a degree in Science with a 3.2 GPA or above.

Title: Quality Control Technician

Position Objectives: To verify that receiving, in-process and finished products, comply with documented specifications.

Position Responsibilities: Inspect and test receiving, in-process and finished products according to standard operating procedures. * Identify and record any problems relating to the product, process and quality system. * Write and revise standard operational procedures. * Maintain the quality control laboratory and ensure laboratory safety requirements. * Qualify, maintain and calibrate quality control inspection, measuring and test equipment in accordance with schedules. * Maintain quality records in accordance with documented procedures. * Release/quarantine in-process materials based on inspection or test results. * Initiate, recommend, or provide solutions through designated channels.

Title: Senior Manufacturing Technician * Manufacturing Manager or Direct Supervisor Overall

Position Objectives: To manufacture quality medical devices and research products that are safe and effective and maintain process controls.

Position Responsibilities: Assist in the manufacturing of products in accordance with processing batch records. * Oversee production schedules and ensure appropriate deadlines are met. * Maintain process and environmental controls according to Standard Operating Procedures. * Conduct process validation/verification activities. * Keep work area cleaned and organized * Inspect work area upon arrival and departure for proper safety and cGMP housekeeping * Support validation/development initiatives and design transfer activities * Write and revise manufacturing procedures. * Clean and maintain manufacturing facility. * Qualify, maintain and calibrate production equipment in accordance with established schedules. * Maintain quality records including logbooks, binders, etc. * Identify and record any problems relating to the product, process and quality system. * Assist with training manufacturing personnel. * Maintain supplies and requisition as needed.


Senior Manufacturing Technician Collagen Matrix, Inc.

We are looking to hire graduates with a Science Degree and a 3.2 GPA or higher. Please note, we do not sponsor and we are not near public transportation. We have several openings and have locations in Oakland and Allendale. Please see job description below and if someone is interested and qualified, please have them email me at fmontefusco@collagenmatrix.com. This is a full time job paying in the range of 35K - 37K with a 6 month review. We offer competitive benefits and after 1 year of employment, put 3% of the annual salary into a 401K plan regardless of the employee contribution.

Overall Position Objectives: To manufacture quality medical devices and research products that are safe and effective and maintain process controls.

Position Responsibilities: Assist in the manufacturing of products in accordance with processing batch records. * Oversee production schedules and ensure appropriate deadlines are met. * Maintain process and environmental controls according to Standard Operating Procedures. * Conduct process validation/verification activities. * Keep work area cleaned and organized * Inspect work area upon arrival and departure for proper safety and cGMP housekeeping * Support validation/development initiatives and design transfer activities * Write and revise manufacturing procedures. * Clean and maintain manufacturing facility. * Qualify, maintain and calibrate production equipment in accordance with established schedules. * Maintain quality records including logbooks, binders, etc. * Identify and record any problems relating to the product, process and quality system. * Assist with training manufacturing personnel. * Maintain supplies and requisition as needed.


Internships

Job Description: Evonik Corporation, located in Piscataway, NJ. Evonik is one of the world leaders in specialty chemicals, and is active in over 100 countries around the world. At our Piscataway site, we have Applied Technology laboratories supporting the applications of our materials across 10 different industries. The labs are dedicated to the application of silica-based materials in consumer industries such as Food, Cosmetics, Personal and Oral Care, Pharmaceuticals and a few others. We currently have 2 student Internship/Co-op opportunities in our labs, beginning in August/September. The opportunities are for a duration of 1 year, and may be extended for another year. We are ideally looking for students who are about to begin their Senior year in the Undergraduate program, or Masters students at the beginning of or mid-way through their program. Of course, we are not limited to these, and will consider all candidates who might be a good fit for these positions. Evonik is looking for motivated students who have had some prior experience in a lab, and can work independently after their training. Experience is not needed in any particular lab skills since all interns will be trained on them once they start. Most projects involve solving processing issues in industries, and deal with powder and liquid rheology, formulation development and testing across multiple industries and scale-up. Some students in the past have also created and managed their own independent projects with our assistance. The selected candidates will support Evonik’s efforts in the labs, receive extensive training on the required procedures and safety protocols, and gain valuable experience and insights into the technical aspects of a global specialty chemicals company.

Inquiries should be sent to:

Suhas Rao, PhD Lab Manager

Consumer Health & Nutrition

Resource Efficiency

Business Line - Silica Phone

1 732 981-5010

suhas.rao@evonik.com


Analytical Chemist -1

Job Description: This professional laboratory staff position requires strong chemistry / math / laboratory / com-puter / instrumentation / communication / organizational and technical writing skills. This posi-tion is flexible in scope and open to either an entry level or lab-experienced candidate. Salary, benefits package and bonus perks are offered according to the candidate’s qualifications and previous job experience. A B.S. in Chemistry is required.

Position Responsibilities include performing all analytical test-related functions on client-submitted samples (ex. industrial / medical gases or liquids), method development when need-ed, instrument repair / maintenance when needed, R&D assignments, occasional after normal hours / weekend / holiday emergency testing – as needed plus occasional travel to customer sites for technical support. Appropriate safety / technical training / guidance and qualification requirements will be given prior to assignment of any technical activities. Additional employ-ment requirements are outlined in our Personnel Policy Manual.

The Analytical Chemist also helps to ensure that an adequate inventory of all needed supplies, support gases and calibration standards are available for the smooth, timely performance of la-boratory operations. This responsibility includes maintaining a clean, safe and efficient work environment for all laboratory staff and lab-activity conformance to SOP, federal, state and local government policies.

Please send resume to: don.pachuta@airbornelabs.com


Outside Technical Salesperson

Job Description: Seeking an Outside Technical Salesperson for a New Jersey based ESOP business located in Scotch Plains. The candidate will be selling analytical instrumentation to the academic market and gas generator products to the academic and commercial laboratory market. These products are industry leaders and well regarded in the analytical, R&D and QC laboratory environments. This is an exclusive territory that covers NJ, NYC & Long Island. The candidate will be tasked to support existing accounts as well as develop new sales opportunities through lead follow-up and networking. An understanding of basic analytical chemistry measurement techniques such as gas & liquid chromatography, mass spectrometry and spectroscopy is preferred. The candidate will have a defined sales territory and sales quota objectives.

Offering:

  • A competitive salary
  • Quarterly bonus
  • Company car
  • Medical Insurance
  • Monthly expense account
  • 401K
  • ESOP stock opportunity
  • Outstanding product training
  • Excellent office environment

Qualifications:

  • Strong willingness to work in sales
  • B.S. or M.S in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering
  • Experience with GC, HPLC, CG-MS preferred
  • Self- starter & self- motivator
  • Strong organizational skills required
  • Excellent communication skills required
  • Proficient computer skills using Microsoft Office

Please send resume to: peten@rjmsales.com


QC Technician Cyalume Specialty Products, Inc.

Desired Skills Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Karl Fisher, Gel Permeation Chromatography, High-Performance Liquid Chromatography, Gas Chromatography

JOB SUMMARY

The Senior Quality Control Laboratory Chemist is responsible for all quality control support of the chemical operations.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Perform testing of raw materials, in-process, final products, stability samples and R&D samples.
  • Provide technical support to manufacturing.
  • Ensure instrument qualifications are valid.
  • Maintain neat documentation in compliance with cGMPs, ISO regulations, and internal SOPs.
  • Conduct self-check on all QC notebooks and laboratory reports.
  • File and copy lab analysis reports as required.
  • Ensure all chemicals are logged into the proper notebooks.
  • Ensure that the QC lab is clean and properly maintained.
  • Retain, identify or dispose samples properly.
  • Assist in arranging and handling disposal of waste solvents and solids generated from the laboratory operations.
  • Assist in documenting inventory and all related QC supplies.
  • Maintain the QC sample and retain rooms.
  • Maintain record of controlled substances.
  • Follow all safety rules.
  • Follow all cGMP, ISO and CSP procedures and guidelines.
  • Other activities as requested or required.

Position Type: Full-time entry-level (degree completed as of start date)

Salary Level: $17 per hour minimum

Qualifications: Ability to work in fast paced environment and be able to multi-task and switch to changing priorities.

Important Dates: Posted On: June 03, 2016 Resumes Accepted Until: June 20, 2016


Laboratory Technician - Night Shift

Institute For Environmental Health Inc

Description

IEH Laboratories, a Leader in Food Safety, is now accepting applications for Laboratory Technician - Night Shift at its facility in West Deptford, NJ.Applicants must possess a BS or BA in the biological sciences or related field.

Ideal candidates should possess the following skills:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proficiency with data entry and computer applications
  • Multitasking capability
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong understanding of aseptic technique in the laboratory

Laboratory Technician duties include: analysis of food samples for pathogens via PCR and immunoassay, various microbe enumerations, data entry, laboratory reporting, quality control, and media preparation. Full-time employee will be eligible for standard benefits after a brief waiting period. The schedule for this shift is 9:00PM - 5:00AM (Night Shift) including weekends.

To apply for this position please, access the company's job posting at: https://apps.iehlabs.com/applyatieh.html#57487da6a50cf205a8815532. After navigating to the URL listed above, you will be asked to complete optional self identification surveys and submit your cover letter, resume and references in a combined, single PDF.

Important Dates: Posted On: June 03, 2016 Resumes Accepted Until: July 03, 2016


Chemist/Senior Chemist in Analytical Innovation Group, R&D

Firmenich is a leading international company with headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. Our reputation for excellence as a creator and manufacturer of specialty chemicals, flavors and perfumery products is recognized worldwide. From our award-winning fragrances to our irresistible candy ingredients, our team has been combining experience and innovation to perfume and flavor our clients' products for our mutual success. Their passion has not only helped create many of the world's best-selling perfumes, cosmetics, household products and food & beverage selections, it's the major reason for our success as the world's largest private company in our industry.

We currently have an immediate opportunity for a CHEMIST to join the ANALYTICAL INNOVATION GROUP of our RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT DIVISION at our North American headquarters located in PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY.

Job Description

  • Support R&D Compound Management Function
  • Perform inventory management, GC-MS analysis and automated liquid handling
  • Maintain organized, up-to-date database
  • Support process improvement

Profile

  • BSc in Sciences, Engineering or Equivalent
  • Excited by new technologies
  • Some industrial or academic laboratory research preferred
  • Solid foundation in chemistry
  • Specific experience in data analysis
  • Some familiarity with large databases, information workflow, computer programming
  • Some experience with troubleshooting machines and computer programs
  • Seeking to further career into one of the following: compound management, liquid handling automation, GC/MS analysis and data interpretation
  • Must be self-motivated, strong communicator, and detail oriented


Senior Scientist, Sterile Formulation

Entry level PhD position (R3) within the Sterile Formulation Development area based in Kenilworth, NJ. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing sterile formulations for toxicology and early clinical development. The candidate will be focusing on small molecule and peptide formulation development, therefore prior experience with peptides will be preferable. Apply online for Job ID: PRE000520.


Research Associate

Venenum Biodesign LLC, is dedicated to the discovery and identification of novel small molecule therapeutic products.

Venenum is looking for a motivated individual to work as a Research Associate in our Medicinal Chemistry Department. This medicinal chemist will participate in a multi-discipline team within Venenum and will assist/support multiple research projects focusing on hit to lead and lead optimization against novel drug targets. Additionally, this organic chemist will be involved in library synthesis of compounds to be included in Venenum’s compound collection.

Requirements:

  • B.S. in Synthetic/Organic Chemistry with 3 years of experience or M.S. in Synthetic/Organic Chemistry with 2 years of experience in an industrial drug discovery project required.
  • Hands-on experience in multi-step organic synthesis, purification, and structural characterization is required.
  • Familiarity with modern chromatographic techniques, including flash chromatography, preparative scale HPLC, and LCMS is required.
  • Experience in parallel synthesis or solid phase chemistry a plus.

Offering:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Dependent Care Flex Spending Account
  • Voluntary Policies (Accident, Hospital Indemnity, Critical Illness & Supplemental STD)
  • Legal Plan & Identity Theft Protection •401(k) Plan
  • Paid Vacation & Holiday
  • Business Casual Work Environment
  • Credit Union

Visit us at: http://www.venenumbiodesign.com/
Venenum Biodesign, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact:
Chiayu (Joyce) Huang, Ph.D.
Assistant Director, Medicinal Chemistry
Email: jhuang@venenumbiodesign.com