Job description


Quality Control Chemist (0709)

  • Title:
    Quality Control Chemist
  • Group Company:
  • Location:
    Glen Rock, PA
Group Company:
  • Gelest Inc

Gelest Inc. is recognized world-wide as a leader and innovator in materials science and technology. Gelest manufactures and provides silane, silicone and metal-organic compounds serving advanced technology markets through a customer driven approach.

Gelest, Inc., headquartered in Morrisville, PA, USA, was founded in 1991 to serve the advanced technology applications markets and since inception, has continuously added experts in the fields of silanes, silicones, and metal-organics.

Joint developments between customers and staff have led to an increased product offering from several hundred materials to the current listing of several thousand materials.



Job Purpose

Gelest organization, is a manufacturer and
marketer of specialty monomers and polymers for use in the manufacture of
contact lenses, intraocular lenses, personal care products, coatings and
adhesives, and other advanced technology applications is seeking an
experienced Quality Control Chemist. The Chemist is responsible for
analyzing, storing, and disposing of analytical samples as well as the proper
documenting and filing of raw data.
Key Projects

Principal Accountabilities

Analyze specialty monomers, polymers and other specialty chemicals

Run advanced analyses using HPLC, GC, GPC, Karl Fischer, Spectrometers, and wet chemistry under minimal direct supervision

 Adhere to all procedures for daily operations of the Analytical Laboratory

Train new personnel in the proper execution of test methods

Communicate with the Analytical Services Manager and other members of the management team to ensure information is shared in a timely manner

Calibrate and maintain analytical instrumentation

Develop new analytical methods and work with R&D and customers for method development and transfer

Perform root cause analyses for non-conformance events related to the laboratory

Act as a technical expert on matters involving the analytical laboratory

Log-in samples, schedule work, and communicate priorities both up and down the
chain of command

Knowledge / Skills / Experience

Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Required

1-3 years experience in a QC Environment 


EEO Statement

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation values diversity in the workplace, is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally recognized protected basis under applicable law.
Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and/or other applicable laws. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition.

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