Associate Production Scientist

Posted 05 Dec 2022

Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin - United States

Req Id 259047


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This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US. 


*$7,000 Sign-On Bonus for 12 hour Night Shifts*

Paid after 90 days of employment


Your Role:


The Associate Production Scientist at MilliporeSigma in Sheboygan Falls, WI, will manufacture or evaluate products according to established protocols, provide technical support to others and perform operations in support of the group and department. Responsibilities include:


  • Perform operations to meet quality expectations throughout the process
  • Perform routine assays, processes and/or unit operations
  • Complete the volume of work required to achieve group/departmental goals and meet deadlines
  • Contribute to support functions of the lab (e.g., maintain equipment, prepare reagents, restock lab supplies, waste disposal)
  • Communicate the status of operations and bring deviations to the attention of supervisor
  • Provide complete and accurate records consistent with quality guidelines
  • Ensure all applicable logbooks have been filled out completely as required by current procedures
  • Interact with other departments as needed
  • Participate as needed in quality audits
  • Improve processes through application of scientific knowledge, experience, and principles while in compliance with change control procedures
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement
  • Participate in process improvements under the guidance of a Supervisor or Scientist
  • Resolve any unsafe conditions
  • Train personnel
  • Act as a technical consultant as needed
  • Perform and interpret analytical evaluations of products and intermediates
  • Supply information based on experience and knowledge
  • Work in both a large-scale process environment and a glass lab environment


Physical Attributes:


  • Working with open chemicals; wearing of appropriate PPE (including respirator, hard hats, glasses/goggles, chemical resistant suites, gloves, safety shoes)
  • Routinely lifting up to 50 lbs
  • Pushing and pulling heavy materials


Who You Are:


Minimum Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or other life science discipline


  • High School Diploma or GED 
  • 4+ years of work experience in a chemical production, laboratory, or chemical engineering role 


 Preferred Qualifications:


  • Strong knowledge of chemistry, math, and general science
  • Chemical production experience on the glassware scale
  • Familiarity with laboratory instruments and production equipment
  • Independent chemistry research lab or industrial experience
  • Process techniques and unit operations experience
  • Analytical techniques and equipment experience
  • Experience with safe chemical handling methods
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong computer skills




12 hour night shift, 6:00 PM - 6:30 AM - 2/2/3 schedule (M/T on, W/R off, F/S/S on, M/T off, W/R on, F/S/S off, repeat)

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