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.

Chemist, Tech Transfer

Pay Rate: $20-23/hour
1st Shift
9-12 month temp

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. 

  • 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.

  • 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