Synthetic Chemist

Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Monthly
not disclosed
Location
Toronto
Ontario
Date Posted
29/04/2013 - 16:15
Closing Date
30/08/2013 - 16:15
Job Description
Summary: 

We are seeking skilled Synthetic Chemist in the Toronto Area to assist us in maintaining our growth and commitment to excellence.

Education & Qualifications: 

The preferred candidate will possess an M.Sc.

Experience: 

5 years hands-on laboratory experience in synthetic chemistry within an industrial environment.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

• Conduct chemical reactions, work-up and purification of compounds in syntheses of basic to moderate complexity from milligram to kilogram scale.
• Search literature (journal and patent) to solve technical issues on active projects.
• Analyze and interpret any analytical results and provide supervisor with a work plan.
• Write R&D reports and synthetic protocols.
• Coach and train technicians and junior chemists.
• Take an active role in the maintenance and upkeep of the laboratory and equipment within.
• Performs other related duties as required.

Skills & Competencies: 

You must possess superior skills in the interpretation of NMR, MS and HPLC. Must possess the ability to apply modern organic synthetic techniques, possess knowledge of typical modern purification methodologies and possess superior theoretical knowledge. Must have a proven track record of successfully completing challenging projects within tight deadlines.

You will be reliable, hardworking and willing to learn from others and share your knowledge with your teammates.

Must have excellent communication skills both verbal and written and must be proficient at generating written technical reports.

Other Information: 

We offer a competitive salary and benefits and an excellent opportunity to build your career with a growing company.

Please forward your resume to:
E-mail: hr@dalton.com
While we appreciate all applications received, only those selected for an interview will be contacted