Associate Quality Control Chemist (Lab)

Posted 20 Dec 2022

Milwaukee, Wisconsin - United States

Req Id 259368


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

Your Role:


The Associate Quality Control Chemist at MilliporeSigma in Milwaukee, WI conducts chemical suitability tests in accordance with guidelines of our quality management system (QMS).


  • Perform routine analytical tests and primary review in compliance with standardized methodology
  • Operate analytical equipment and software such as titration(s), spectroscopy, chromatography, etc.
  • Document and process analytical data
  • Perform standard stoichiometry and unit conversions
  • Compare analytical data against established library(s) and product specification(s)
  • Maintain complete and accurate records consistent with quality guidelines
  • Safely handle, process, route, and request stock suitability samples
  • Perform basic analytical problem solving
  • Support general laboratory functions and routine maintenance
  • Identify opportunities for quality improvement in compliance with Quality Management System
  • Communicate with relevant management and departments to ensure customer focused excellence
  • Prioritize responsibilities in alignment with established department goals


Physical Attributes:

  • May wear appropriate protective gear, such as respirators and chemical protective clothing, for long periods of time while performing daily tasks
  • May involve occasional lifting and pushing of up to 50 pounds


Who You Are:


Minimum Qualifications:

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


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience in a quality control or laboratory setting
  • Knowledge in chemistry, math, and general science
  • Ability to function in a team environment
  • Good customer service and communications skills, both oral and written
  • Basic understanding of analytical tools and equipment
  • Knowledge of safe chemical handling practices
  • Proficiency with computing chemical calculations and conversions
  • Ability to adapt, self-motivate, and think critically
  • Organization and time management skills
  • Database management software skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software such as Word and Excel
  • Basic understanding of Data Integrity

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