Associate Chemist - Environmental

  • Lancaster, PA, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate. Eurofins believes it is a global leader in food, environmental, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing and in agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies.

In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to over 47,000 staff across a network of more than 900 independent companies in over 50 countries and operating more than 800 laboratories. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products, as well as providing innovative clinical diagnostic testing services, as one of the leading global emerging players in specialised clinical diagnostics testing.

 In 2019, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR € 4.56 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

Job Description

Associate Chemist responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

·         Perform routine and non-routine instrumental analyses of QC and clients’ samples for pesticides, PCBs, herbicides, and other related compounds in accordance with departmental methods and SOPs;

·         Achieve quality results within the time-frame expected by our clients with minimal daily supervision

·         Maintain the GCs or HPLCs used for routine analyses

·         Identify and correct common instrument or QC problems

·         Assist in incident prevention and remediation when necessary

The ideal candidate would possess:

·         Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills

·         Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail

·         Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude

·         Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies

Position is full-time, Sunday-Thursday 3 p.m. -11 p.m. with overtime as needed.  Train Mon-Fri 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Lancaster, Pennsylvania are encouraged to apply.

As a Eurofins Lancaster Labs Environmental LLC employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work.  We offer excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, life and disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid holidays, paid time off, and dental and vision options.

To learn more about Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories, please explore our website www.lancasterlabs.com.

Qualifications

Basic Minimum Qualifications:

·         Bachelor's degree in chemistry or other related degree concentration.

·         Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or

Additional information

Position is full-time, Sunday-Thursday 3 p.m. -11 p.m. with overtime as needed.  Train Mon-Fri 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Lancaster, Pennsylvania are encouraged to apply.

As a Eurofins Lancaster Labs Environmental LLC employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work.  We offer excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, life and disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid holidays, paid time off, and dental and vision options.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate would possess:

·         Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills

·         Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail

·         Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude

·         Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies

Basic Minimum Qualifications:

·         Bachelor's degree in chemistry or other related degree concentration.

·         Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or

Additional Information

The position is full -time Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm with additional hours as workload requires.  Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Lancaster, PA are encouraged to apply.

What we offer:

  • Excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
  • Life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

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