Chemist, Tech Transfer

 BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for Southern California's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a Chemist, Tech Transfer to work for a leading Orange County area cosmetic company.

Pay Rate: $20-23/hour

1st Shift
9-12 month temp

Chemist, Tech Transfer

Position Summary


The R&D Technician is responsible for testing new raw materials on marketed products, ensuring that formulas meet expected performance, safety and regulatory requirements. This position also assists in trouble shooting production batches.


Job Responsibilities


  • Test new RM on marketed products to check equivalency as a secondary source/cost saving.

  • Assist in sourcing new raw materials.

  • Conduct laboratory tests as directed by supervisor with minimal supervision.

  • Observe, record and report data with accuracy.

  • Perform stability and trouble shoot unstable formulas.

  • Create a tracking sheet for sourced RM projects.

  • Work with process engineering, compounding and QC on troubleshooting scale-up and batch investigations.

  • Help process engineering on making batches to improve formulation process issues.

  • Perform other tasks, based on department needs.


Job Qualifications


  • Bachelor of.Science degree in Chemistry or related science

  • 2+ years of experience as a R&D formulator for a cosmetic manufacturer

  • Good knowledge in chemistry and formulation principle in skin and hair care

  • Knowledge of and compliance with cGMP and GLP

  • Caframo or other Mixer/Stirrer experience

  • Silverson or other Homogenizer experience

  • MS Word and Excel proficiency

  • Strong math, analytical, and problem solving capabilities

  • Teamwork and interpersonal skills

  • Good observation skills with attention to detail 

  • Location: Los Angeles County
  • Type: Contract
  • Job ID: CT104590915