Senior Chemist (i) in Bohemia, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 2/4/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Bohemia, NY
  • Job Type:
    Science
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/4/2018

Job Description



Senior Chemist (i)

  • 105 Orville Dr, Bohemia, NY 11716, USA
  • Full-time


Company Description

For more than 70 years, The Nature’s Bounty Co. has enriched the lives of consumers around the world and stood as the leader in health and wellness by introducing innovative products and solutions to the marketplace. Putting science and the highest quality standards at the heart of our business, the brands of The Nature’s Bounty Co. are some of the most trusted in the world. Always motivated by nature’s bountiful effects on people’s health, our vision for health and wellness has inspired leading brands such as Nature’s Bounty®, Sundown Naturals®, Solgar®, Osteo Bi-Flex®, Ester-C®, MET-Rx®, Pure Protein®, Balance®, Body Fortress®, Puritan’s Pride® and Organic Dr.®, among others. As a leading global manufacturer, marketer, distributor and retailer of vitamins, nutritional supplements, sports & active nutrition and ethical beauty products, The Nature’s Bounty Co. is committed to supporting wellness in all its forms.



Job Description

The Senior Chemist applies knowledge and skills to perform diverse and complex laboratory procedures and /or specialized technical, administrative services requiring application of equivalent technical knowledge in a quality control laboratory. Also, responsible for adhering to the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) that are in effect assuring the quality and quantity of product produced.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs routine sample testing. Processes samples for chemical and /or biological analyses. This may involve collecting specialized samples in various production areas
  • Sets up and dismantles instruments and apparatus. Prepares specialized solutions / suspensions such as mobile phases or media to perform essential laboratory procedures
  • Makes and records observations, performs calculations, collects and prepares data for evaluation
  • Reports results of assignments, maintains and performs related record keeping
  • Maintains, calibrates, validates, monitors and troubleshoots laboratory instruments
  • Participates in designing and conducting investigational studies of atypical results


Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Microbiology, Biology, or related science degree
  • 3 -5 years experience in a laboratory environment
  • Analytical laboratory testing (i.e. AA, HPLCs, GCs, ICP, UV-Vis, Titrator, etc)
  • High level of organizational skills, good written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines
  • Must be able to multi-task and follow-up when responses are needed
  • Must be able to respond to verbal and written instructions


Additional Information

The Nature's Bounty Company is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

The Nature's Bounty Company offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, voluntary short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, generous associate discounts and more!

Please contact Human Resources at 631-244-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our on-line job postings.