• Analytical Associate Investigator

    Location US-DE-Newark
    Job ID
    2018-8486
    # Positions
    1
    Exp. (Yrs)
    5+
    Category
    Research & Development
    Type
    Full Time
    Visa Sponsorship
    No
    Domestic Travel Required
    No
    Int'l Travel required
    No
    Company Vehicle
    No
    Working from Home Office
    No
    Relocation Eligible
    Yes
  • Company Overview

    FMC Corporation is a leading specialty company focused on agricultural and lithium technologies. We are proud that our products help grow the world's food, improve health and contribute to a more sustainable energy supply.

     

    FMC is a globally diverse organization that offers its employees exciting opportunities to work on challenging projects that are important to the achievement of our strategic objectives. Your education and professional experience are valued and put to use from day one. Your success at completing key initiatives can result in a varied, progressive and fulfilling career with FMC.

     

    With a corporate culture of innovation, integrity, responsibility and customer intimacy, we foster “The Right Chemistry” in everything we do. We are looking for people to join us in creating, developing, and improving our products, our processes, and our markets.  If you are ready to make a difference every day, FMC is ready to talk to you.

    Overview

    FMC Ag Solutions, Analytical Sciences is seeking candidates to develop, validate, and apply various modern analytical technologies and approaches for the development and commercialization of agricultural products, including intermediates, metabolites, and impurities. The scope of the assignment includes analytical support to process and formulations development, product chemistry, regulatory science, operations and discovery. The role also includes data and report generation, both GLP and non-GLP, in support of registration, re-registration, and quality assurance of agrichemicals in Crop Protection's portfolio. The successful candidate is expected to be a strong team player, flexible and responsive to change to meet project quality and timing needs.

    Responsibilities

    • Develop new methods for qualitative and quantitative analyses under the direction of a Principal Investigator to meet business needs in a timely manner.
    • Conduct routine and non-routine analyses of discovery, process, technical, and formulations samples to meet project quality and timing needs.
    • Collect data, generate summaries and reports under GLP and other appropriate regulatory guidelines
    • Operate, maintain and be technically competent in various types of analytical instrumentation (LC/UV, GC, IC, MS) including calibration and systems qualification to provide accurate and reliable data.
    • Manage lab safety and industrial hygiene aspects, including proper waste disposal procedures, to maintain a highly efficient and productive laboratory.
    • Interact with a diverse customer base on a variety of projects/tasks.
    • Provide oral and written presentations of technical and business-related work within work-team.

    Required Education

    Bachelors degree in chemistry/biochemistry or equivalent experience with basic knowledge of analytical and organic chemistry

    Qualifications

    • 5 plus years of experience in an industrial research laboratory setting translating oral and/or verbal directions into empirical realities;
    • Experience with method development and analysis using chromatography (HPLC, IC, GC) with modern mass spectrometric (LC/MS, GC/MS) and spectroscopic (UV) techniques;
    • Track record of delivering on-time, quality results;
    • Experience in working independently with minimal supervision;
    • Strong interpersonal skills, demonstrated problem-solving and troubleshooting skills;
    • Good written and oral communication skills;
    • Experience managing multiple demands in timeline driven environment;
    • Familiarity with (or ability to rapidly learn) computers and software packages from various instrument manufacturers.

    EEO Statement

    FMC employees enjoy competitive compensation, a menu of work/life benefits and opportunities to continue developing their skills and building their career. FMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability or protected veteran status. FMC supports a drug-free workplace. 

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