Chemist II

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: BHC) is a global company that develops, manufactures and markets a range of pharmaceutical, medical device and over-the-counter products, primarily in the therapeutic areas of eye health, gastroenterology and dermatology. We are delivering on our commitments as we build an innovative company dedicated to advancing global health. Each day, Bausch Health products are used by over 150 million people around the world. Our approximately 21,000 employees are united around our mission of improving people's lives with our health care products, and we manufacture and market health care products directly or indirectly in approximately 100 countries. Provides analytical support to formulations' research, development, and manufacturing activities. Tests raw materials, in-process materials, and finished pharmaceutical products using physical, wet chemistry, and instrumental techniques. Documents laboratory work in compliance with regulations and drafts technical documents. Assists in laboratory troubleshooting. Responsibilities: * Independently performs and documents laboratory work * Provides technical inputs and designs experimental laboratory plans * Prepares reports for laboratory test results * Communicates with project teams * May supervise and train * Performs physical, wet chemical and instrumental analysis * Identifies problems and provides preliminary troubleshooting for analytical methods and equipment * Interprets data and compares data to established specifications or anticipated trends * Assists in experimental design and protocol development * Prepares reports for laboratory test results * Effectively communicates with supervisors on project status and problems encountered * Performs accurate calculations and documents work in compliance with GLP/cGMP and DPS procedures * Performs peer review of data for other staff members * May provide training, supervision and scheduling assistance for Technicians and other Chemists in skills they have mastered * Assists in laboratory safety programs * Works in accordance with established procedures and establishes new procedures Qualifications: * Expert analytical laboratory skills including all relevant pharmaceutical analytical techniques such as chromatography, spectrophotometry, etc. * Demonstrated understanding of safety guidelines and observance of safe practices during performance of duties * Quality minded with ability to perform work with accuracy and in accordance with established procedures and regulations * Effectively communicates with Supervisor and team members * Analytical in work performance * Organized and able to perform duties in a timely manner * Must have sufficient manual dexterity to perform laboratory testing in a manner that provides precise and accurate results and works in a safe manner * Vision must be suitable for performing detailed inspections * May be required to move items weighing up to 25 pounds * May be required to stand for long periods of time to perform laboratory work * Individual is required to wear and use appropriate protective equipment in laboratory areas * Must be able to work with standard laboratory chemicals under normal safety precautions * Must be able to work with computers and general laboratory instrumentation * Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or related scientific field with a minimum of two years of working experience in an analytical laboratory environment or equivalent experience. Masters degree in Chemistry preferred or related scientific field with exposure to analytical laboratory environment in educational background. This position may be available in the following location(s): US - Petaluma, CA All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Job Applicants should be aware of job offer scams perpetrated through the use of the Internet and social media platforms. To learn more please read Bausch Health's Job Offer Fraud Statement.

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