Manufacturing Chemist

Groton, CT

Direct Hire/Full Time

Job Description

  • Under general supervision and working within defined operation parameters, conducts bulk organic synthesis in the Kilo Lab and large-scale chromatographic separations in Separation Sciences Pilot Plant.
  • Implements cGMP procedures and safe handling techniques of reactive chemicals, intermediates, solvents and waste streams.
  • Reads, understands and records all information in GMP batch records as well as laboratory notebooks
  • Maintains accurate records with an absolute focus on quality and compliance
  • Sound grasp of basic mathematical calculations (e.g., ability to calculate volumes, areas and density conversions) is required
  • Cleans and maintains mechanical and processing equipment as needed while supporting a GMP qualified maintenance program
  • Supports operations occur on first and second shift schedule (current schedule rotates weekly between these two shifts), with occasional weekend and third shift coverage depending on business need


  • B.S, in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or similar with 2+ years of industry or pharmaceutical experience
  • Must have experience with production scale-up and understanding of taking a manufacturing process from pilot plant through large-scale production.
  • Experience in thermal dynamics and flow chemistry and in GMP manufacturing of API is preferred
  • 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
  • Ability to perform heavy lifting (up to 50lbs)
  • Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship

Additional information

Position is full-time, Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Groton, CT are encouraged to apply.

  • 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

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