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Chemist I

Lannett Company
Job Location
Philadelphia, PA
Job Description

Lannett Company, Inc. is a rapidly-growing leader in the manufacture of generic pharmaceuticals. We are seeking a highly talented and self- motivated professional to join our team as an Analytical Chemist.

Duties and Responsibilities (including, but not limited to, the following list)
Perform assigned physical and chemical tests and assays on raw materials, active pharmaceutical ingredients, in- process and finished products, using various wet chemicals, physical and instrumental techniques.
Prepare and order test reagents and solutions needed to perform work, assure supplies are ordered as needed to perform assigned work.
Independently plan and execute testing to meet established deadlines. Perform more complicated tests with supervisory direction.
Record data and results as specified in documentation procedures.
Perform peer review of data and results as assigned.
Revise test procedures and SOPs as assigned.
Perform maintenance and minor repairs on laboratory instruments and equipment.
Perform troubleshooting and investigations under the direction of a supervisor or more senior chemist.
Comply with all relevant regulatory requirements.

Skills Requirements:
Knowledge of common laboratory test procedures, instrumentation, and software, especially HPLC;USP/NF methodology; relevant regulatory requirements.
Ability to read and interpret test procedures, manuals, technical documents or instructions in mathematical or diagram form, SOPs and governmental regulations.
Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations.
Ability to perform mathematical calculations used for assigned testing.
Ability to define problems collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
Ability to report data and observations accurately, both in writing and verbally.

Educational Requirements and/or Work Experience:
Bachelor's degree in chemistry or related discipline or equivalent combination of education and work experience. Must be able to pass company paid background check and post-offer drug screen.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, vision, dental, prescription, immediate eligibility in the 401 (k) plan with company match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, and tuition reimbursement.

Please include your salary requirements in order to be considered. Candidates must possess authorization to work permanently in the United States. Seeking local candidates from the Philadelphia area only-no relocation provided. Lannett Company, Inc. is an equal Opportunity Employer.

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