Laboratory Chemist I

LLOYD, INC   Shenandoah, IA   Full-time     Biomedical Engineering
Posted on June 5, 2024
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The Laboratory Chemist I is responsible for both directed functions and independent functions as they relate to the physical/chemical testing and process/product development of pharmaceutical and nutritional products and other duties as may be assigned by Laboratory Management.
 
This full-time position comes complete with a full benefits package after 90 days.
This package includes:
•health
•dental
•vision
•life insurance

It also comes with:
•401K plan
•short term disability
• long-term disability
Generous paid time off plan


EDUCATION
Required: High School Diploma or equivalent and additional training or experience in laboratory operations equivalent to that gained by a two-year training in chemistry and lab work at a community college, plus two years of on-the-job experience

Preferred: Baccalaureate Degree in Chemical, Physical, or Biological Science

EXPERIENCE
Required: Chemical laboratory work experience
Preferred: Extensive experience in a chemical or biological laboratory environment

SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE AND/OR ABILITIES
1. Ability to follow oral and written instructions
2. Knowledge of chemical and physical sciences
3. Good skills in mathematics and elementary statistics
4. Effective oral and written communications skills
5. Ability to maintain cooperative working relationships with supervisors and other staff members
6. Ability to demonstrate good judgment in investigating problems
7. Ability to recognize and deal with priorities
8. Ability to perform multiple tasks in an independent manner with minimal supervision
9. Ability to keep legible records
10. Ability to train, mentor, and advise co-workers

PHYSICAL
1. Body positions:
Sitting and standing
2. Body movements:
Walking; bending at the waist; kneeling down; stooping; turning head and torso; bending and flexing arms, wrists, and fingers; grasping objects in hands; 15 lbs. of lifting
3. Body senses
Must have adequate body senses to perform the requirements of the job
 
Join LLOYD, Inc., a local company with 60 years of proven success and stability.
We manufacture both veterinarian & human pharmaceutical products and are proud to say many consumers worldwide depend on our products.
We are a small family-owned pharmaceutical company located in a small Midwest town in Iowa is a well-established manufacturer and marketer of nutritional and pharmaceutical products and employs approximately 95. Operations are currently certified for both animal and human products. This company is located approximately 1 hour from Omaha, NE, and 2 hours from Kansas City, MO.
 
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