SGS is the world's leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 89,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world.
The Chemist I, Extractable & Leachablewill perform material extractions, standard solution, and sample preparations to support GC-MS/FID and/or LC-MS/PDA and/or ICP-MS/OES analysis on extractable and leachable (E&L) testing of pharmaceutical containers and medical devices.
Performs solvent extractions and sample preparation on a variety of pharmaceutical products and packaging materials.
Prepares chemical solutions following standard operating procedures and appropriate test methodology/study protocols.
May be responsible for routine set-up, maintenance, and running of basic equipment used to test samples.
Keeps an inventory of chemicals for the daily functioning of the laboratory. Order chemicals and supplies as needed.
Manage chemical and test sample disposal and keep an inventory of disposed samples. Manage laboratory waste disposal.
Responsible for the maintenance of test areas and cleaning of glassware.
Document all testing activities in accordance with cGMP.
Performs duties according to LSS Global direction and in compliance with cGMP and GLP regulations and SGS Integrity programs.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or a related science degree
0-2 years of experience in analytical laboratory operations
Knowledge of HPLC and/or GC and/or ICP analytical instrumentation is a plus