Chemist I

Date: Sep 1, 2023

Location: US-NY-Rochester, New York, US

Company: Bausch & Lomb

Bausch + Lomb (NYSE/TSX: BLCO) is a leading global eye health company dedicated to protecting and enhancing the gift of sight for millions of people around the world—from the moment of birth through every phase of life. Our mission is simple, yet powerful: helping you see better, to live better.

Our comprehensive portfolio of over 400 products is fully integrated and built to serve our customers across the full spectrum of their eye health needs throughout their lives. Our iconic brand is built on the deep trust and loyalty of our customers established over our nearly 170-year history. We have a significant global research, development, manufacturing and commercial footprint of approximately 12,500 employees  and a presence in approximately 100 countries , extending our reach to billions of potential customers across the globe. We have long been associated with many of the most significant advances in eye health, and we believe we are well positioned to continue leading the advancement of eye health in the future. 


Position summary:

The Scientist I - Chemistry is a member of a lab-based team in the Quality organization responsible for monitoring product quality by performing tests to support marketed and pre-marketed product formulations in accordance with SOPs and regulations.


Key responsibilities:

  • Manage workload priorities for analytical testing
  • Evaluates and improves existing methods/processes with limited guidance
  • Supports tech transfer and validation experiments
  • Authors/reviews summary reports, memos and standard operating procedures
  • Trains and provides technical support to analysts at all levels
  • Generates timely and accurate data in a GMP setting
  • Reviews and approves other team members test data.
  • Uses laboratory management systems to support testing administration and documentation
  • Maintains a safe and complaint work environment by following standards, procedures, and company regulations
  • Maintains on the job knowledge and skills by participating in applicable training


Qualifications and experience:

  • BS in Chemistry, or related field, with 1-3 years on-the-job experience, preferably in pharmaceutical or medical device industry, or equivalent through specialized training
  • Experience may include:
    • Analysis of raw materials/finished products/final dosage forms
    • Method development/validation
    • Wet chemistry techniques/titration/dissolution






This position may be available in the following location(s): US - Rochester, NY (GEHC)

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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