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At Wilmington PharmaTech, we are constantly looking to hire talented and experienced synthetic and analytical chemists who have a passion for research and development.

If you would like the opportunity to work for Wilmington PharmaTech, please email us at amber@WilmingtonPharmaTech.com, with an attached resume and contact information.

Alternatively, you can send your resume by mail to:
Wilmington PharmaTech
Attn: Recruiting
Pencader Corporate Center
229A Lake Drive
Newark, DE 19702, USA
amber@WilmingtonPharmaTech.com

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer


Job Position Openings


Wilmington PharmaTech (WPT) is seeking multiple motivated Organic and Analytical Chemists at all levels to join our dynamic company for pharmaceutical active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) analysis in clinical phase drug development.


Associate Scientist for Process Development

Wilmington PharmaTech (WPT) is seeking self-motivated Associate Scientists to join our dynamic chemistry process department for active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) synthesis in clinical phase drug development.

Key Responsibilities:

Participates in the production of APIs in a kilolab or pilot plant setting by following batch records under cGMP environment. Records precisely all critical observations and documents all results during the production accurately. Diligently follows company SOPs to clean equipment for production and maintains appropriate cleaning records. Disassembles reactors for cleaning as necessary and reassembles them after the cleaning complete. Ensures and maintains kilolabs and related storage areas are in good condition. Performs routine qualifications for production equipment and maintains related records. Understands cGMP requirements of WPT and strictly follows all company policies, SOPs and best practices. Adheres to safety standards. Potential to conduct hands-on organic research with supervision for process optimization, and collect data to support the production of intermediates/APIs. Participates in the hazard operations (HAZOP) discussion and provide suggestions and solutions as necessary. Assists in trouble shootings and investigations of processes. Maintain good, clear laboratory records.

Required Qualifications:

B.A/B.S. or M.A./M.S. in Chemistry or Biochemistry with 0-3 years of experience.

Able to follow complex, scientific instructions and able to learn new things quickly. Must be self-motivated with good interpersonal skills and have a desire to be part of a fast-paced growing company. Shift work may be required.

Desired Qualifications:

Academic or industrial research experience in organic chemistry.

This position offers benefits, competitive salary and an opportunity to advance in a growing company.


Process Chemist/Senior Process Chemist

Key Responsibilities/Qualifications:

The candidate will design and perform experiments in order to develop chemical processes for the manufacture of drug substances. The candidate will be expected to subsequently undertake the manufacture of these API processes at kilo-lab scale and support manufacture in pilot production as appropriate. An outstanding record of solving complex synthetic challenges combined with demonstrated hands-on ability to execute these processes at scale is required. This position requires a B.S./M.S./Ph.D. degree in Synthetic Organic Chemistry, with relevant industrial experience. The candidate needs to demonstrate a high level of technical ability, scientific creativity, teamwork and independence. Good communication skills are essential.


R&D Organic/Analytical Chemist

Key Responsibilities/Qualifications:

The candidate will responsible for method development, validation & implementation, analyticalimpurity synthesis & QC in support of cGMP synthesis; assist in writing of SOPs, protocols & reports; keep accurate documentation in accordance with cGMP regulations.

B.S./M.S./Ph.D. in chemistry. Strong organic & analytical chemistry skills & strong problem solving ability req'd.


Analytical Chemist/Senior Research Analytical Chemist

Key Responsibilities/Qualifications:

Follows/executes written procedures/protocols with minimal supervision and completes notebook and verification with accuracy. Conducts sample analysis, method development and method qualification/verification/validation under minimum guidance of research scientists/managers. Stability/release testing. Maintains scientific integrity and timeliness of results, clearly documents results and clearly summarizes work in written and verbal form. Ensures maintenance and calibration of lab equipment with minimal supervision. Communicates test results, task status and testing issues to scientists/managers in a timely manner. Participates in department/group meeting activities and cross-functional group activities as needed. Understands and maintains cGMP training records and follows all cGMP company policies, standard operating procedures and best practices. Adheres to safety standards.

Understands the fundamental basic principles of chromatographic and detection techniques, spectroscopy and wet chemical analysis; Demonstrates the capability and proficiency with a range of analytical techniques (HPLC, GC, IR, LC-MS, etc.) and equipment for analytical development work and quality control activities.

B.S./M.S./Ph.D. in Chemistry and API pharmaceutical development and analysis experience desired.


Biochemist

Key Responsibilities/Qualifications:

Develop and validate methods to measure trace amount of carcinogen and Genotoxic Impurities in samples. Design and execute bench experiments compliant with regulations. Study and analyze bio and drug samples. Maintain and Calibrate instruments. Write protocols, SOPs and reports.

B.S. in Biotechnology, 1 year of experience required. Strong organic, analytical and chemistry skills & strong problem solving ability req'd.


Candidates must be self-motivated with good interpersonal skills and have a desire to be part of a fast-paced growing company.

WPT offers major benefits, competitive salary and opportunity to grow in a growing company.

Please send your resume to amber@WilmingtonPharmaTech.com