R&D Formulations Chemist

  • Company: Adecco
  • Posted: December 15, 2016
  • Reference ID: 1898764507
Adecco Medical and Science is currently recruiting for a R&D Formulations Chemist job located in Chatsworth, CA. The R&D Formulations Chemist must have experience in the Cosmetology/Hair products industry. Formulation Chemist should be able to follow GMP procedures to maintain full compliance with FDA regulations

R&D Formulations Chemist job responsibilities include:

Development of new skin care and color cosmetic formulations including hair care, creams, lotions, OTC sunscreens, and skin cleansers based on product profile, as well as reformulation of existing products as required

Perform measurements on ingredients and formulas, including but not limited to pH, viscosity, melting point, IR, specific gravity, microscopic evaluation

Plan and perform laboratory experiments, compile and analyze data and communicate results

Calibrate and maintain laboratory instruments as required


BS/MS degree in science or related discipline
3+ years' experience as an R&D/Formulation Chemist in Cosmetic and/or Personal Care industry (skin/hand/hair care)
Current and/or previous experience in a contract manufacturing company or a company where a high volume of new formulations are taken to market each year

Laboratory equipment/processes, required to make formulation batches, including: laboratory mixers, blenders, homogenizers, balances, pH meters, viscometers, microscope, centrifuge, packaging fillers, sealers

Broad range of formulation experience with skin and hair care product types, including lotions/creams, serums, SPF, anti-acne, gels, scrubs, shampoo, hair conditioners, styling products, etc.
Experience testing raw materials, in-process, bulk, stability, method validation samples, and finished goods

If you are interested in this R&D Formulations Chemist job in Chatsworth, CA then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Engineering and Technical go to www.adeccousa.com. If you have questions about the position please contact
Dorian Baker at 925-349-0310 or dorian.baker@adeccona.com

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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