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Scientist (BS or MS Organic Chemist)

Description

Bridge Organics Company is a contract research and chemical manufacturing company located in Vicksburg, MI that specializes in multi-step synthesis of complex organic compounds and developing chemical processes for scale up.

 

Position Summary

We seek an organic chemist at the BS or MS level for chemical process development from R&D through Pilot Plant scale. The position could be available on a full-time or part-time basis. The desired candidate will have a solid foundation in the practice of synthetic organic chemistry, a strong work-ethic and good communication and organizational skills.

 

Key responsibilities will depend on experience but in conjunction with a Senior Scientist will include:

·         Perform multi-step syntheses of organic compounds from gram to multi-kg scale.

·         Use a combination of literature and experimentation to identify viable synthetic routes to target molecules.

·         Perform optimization of chemical processes and purifications to enable safe and efficient scale-up for delivery of

                 the required quantity of material.

·         Efficiently plan and execute experiments to complete projects within deadlines.

·         Use a variety of analytical techniques including NMR, HPLC, GC and TLC.

·         Write project reports and effectively communicate results with customers throughout the project.

 

Requirements/Qualifications:

·         BS or MS in chemistry with relevant experience in organic synthesis

·         Self-starter, attention to detail, and strong organizational skills

·         Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment

·         Excellent oral, written and presentation skills

·         Computer literate, including use of SciFinder and other online searching tools

·         Able to wear respiratory protection

 

Interested applicants should send their resume and covering letter to: careers@bridgeorganics.com

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Senior Scientist (PhD Organic Chemist)

Description

Bridge Organics Company is a contract research and chemical manufacturing company located in Vicksburg, MI that specializes in multi-step synthesis of complex organic compounds and developing chemical processes for scale up.

 

Position Summary

We seek an organic chemist at the PhD level for chemical process development from R&D through Pilot Plant scale. The position could be available on a full-time or part-time basis. The desired candidate will have a solid foundation in the practice of synthetic organic chemistry, a strong work-ethic and good communication and organizational skills.

 

Key responsibilities will depend on experience but may include:

·         Perform multi-step syntheses of organic compounds from gram to multi-kg scale.

·         Use a combination of literature and experimentation to identify viable synthetic routes to target molecules.

·         Perform optimization of chemical processes and purifications to enable safe and efficient scale-up for delivery

                 of the required quantity of material.

·         Efficiently plan and execute experiments to complete projects within deadlines and within a defined budget.

·         Use and develop methods for a variety of analytical techniques including NMR, HPLC, GC and TLC.

·         Collaborate with colleagues and supervise scientists and chemical operators.

·         Prepare quotes for customers based on their requirements and provided technical information.

·         Write project reports and effectively communicate results with customers throughout the project.

 

Requirements/Qualifications:

·         PhD in organic chemistry with chemical process development experience preferred

·         Self-starter, attention to detail, and strong organizational skills

·         Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment

·         Excellent oral, written and presentation skills

·         Computer literate, including use of SciFinder and other online searching tools

·         Able to wear respiratory protection

 

 

Interested applicants should send their resume and covering letter to: careers@bridgeorganics.com

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Facility Engineer

Description

 

Bridge Organics Company is a contract research and chemical manufacturing company located in Vicksburg, MI that specializes in multi-step synthesis of complex organic compounds and developing chemical processes for scale up.

 

Position Summary

 

We are seeking a Facility Engineer to be responsible for ensuring the continuity, safety, and environmental compliance of laboratory and manufacturing operations by managing the maintenance, repair and replacement of the facility’s utilities and equipment, as well as supporting business development and growth by managing facility operations and strategic expansions, modifications, and renovations.  The Facility Engineer will report to the Vice President of Engineering and Facilities.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

  • Manage maintenance, repair and strategic replacement of existing facilities and equipment.
  • Implement and maintain change control and preventative maintenance programs.
  • Ensure the facility and equipment complies with environmental, health and safety regulations.
  • Support the VP of Engineering to ensure facility and equipment anticipates business needs and supports business continuity strategy.
  • Design and manage facility expansions, installation of new equipment, as well as design and manage facility modifications and renovations.
  • Support and improve manufacturing operations.

·         Participate in Process Hazard Analysis.

·         Member of Employee Safety Committee and HAZMAT team.

·         Participate in all incident investigations.

 

Requirements/Qualifications:

 

·         Bachelor's or Master's degree in chemical engineering, or related field

·         Minimum of 3 to 5 years experience in pharmaceutical industry strongly preferred

·         Experience with OSHA, NFPA, EPA, FDA regulatory requirements strongly preferred

·         Knowledge of HVAC and electrical systems, building codes and hazard classifications

·         Familiar with automation control software (e.g. RSLogix, Camille)

·         Computer experience including Word, Excel, and Power Point

·         Able to wear respiratory protection

·         Able to lift, push and/or pull, up to 50 lbs

·         Demonstrate self-direction, decision making, attention to detail, and strong organizational skills

·         Able to manage resources within a budget

·         Excellent oral, written, presentation skills

 

 

Interested applicants should send their resume and covering letter to: careers@bridgeorganics.com