Quality Control HPLC Scientist

Posted 13 Feb 2020

Laramie, Wyoming - United States

Req Id 202656


A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 56,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

Your Role:


The Quality Control Scientist is responsible for planning and performing chemical analysis with a variety of techniques with an emphasis on ICP, IC and GC analysis.  They will need to be able to solve complex analytical problems as needed and work independently and complete projects quickly.  They will use analytical chemistry principles, practices, methods and techniques to perform a variety of assignments.  A background knowledge of Compendial, Government, and ISO requirements and guidelines are needed. The Quality Control Scientist will demonstrate flexibility responding to changing priorities and effectively multi-task to complete projects on time.


Physical Attributes:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to work near moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; risk of electrical shock and vibration.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • The employee may frequently be required to sit and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell.
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities by this job include close vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
  • The employee must have the ability to perform moderately physical activity
  • The employee will be working in a lab with chemicals.  Safety and confidence working in a lab environment are essential


Who You Are:

The Quality Control Scientist has a background in running a variety of instruments and methods with a focus on ICP, IC, HPLC and GC.  As a Scientist in the group, the ability to collaborate with other members of the QC group to complete projects is essential.  The candidate will have a strong background in Analytical Chemistry and have demonstrated skill with instrumentation in their past work experience, research and or education.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in a life science discipline AND 2+ years of chemical analysis experience OR Master of Science in a life science discipline
  • 2+ years of experience in chromatography and utilizing analytical chemistry techniques to solve challenging problems.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with instruments and methods with a focus on ICP, IC, HPLC and GC analysis





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