First and Third Shift Distillation Chemist I

We Offer…

An exciting role as either a First Shift or Third Shift Distillation Chemist I, based in Danbury, Connecticut. This function provides purification of organic chemicals using distillation techniques and related support systems. This involves a range of activities including: 

  • Sets up and adjustment of distillation Equipment. May operate heating, cooling, vacuum and pressure systems.
  • Uses analytical equipment for assessing quality of distillation cuts and final products. Understands principles of operation of the equipment and, with supervision, interprets results.
  • Transport, weigh, mix and pump chemical materials.
  • Monitoring of process parameters to ensure product quality, yields and lot consistency.
  • Proper care, safety, maintenance and usage of technology, equipment, and/or systems.
  • May serve as a technical resource for Distillation Technician. 
  • Maintain all necessary production, safety, inventory, training, and other records and/or logs as required, in written and/or computer format.
  • Complies with all BRI environmental and safety policies and procedures.

You Offer…

  • Knowledge of the principles and techniques of distillation and analytical chemistry.
  • BS in Chemistry or related field and one to five years’ experience in distillation.
  • Ability to use interchangeably metric and U.S. standards of weights and measures and its application in determining molar quantity
  • Skill in the operation of distillation and support equipment.
  • Knowledge of piping and valve operations to control processes.
  • Ability to conduct gas chromatographic analyses and interprets results.
  • Evaluate materials by odor.

We Offer… a competitive compensation and benefit package including medical, dental, bonus program, profit sharing and 401k.

For consideration, submit your resume to: Caryn Hasseltine, Manager, Human Resources.

An Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace.


Senior Analytical Chemist           

We Offer…

An exciting role as a Senior Analytical Chemist in our QC Lab based in Danbury, Connecticut. This job function involves conducting routine and non-routine analysis of raw materials, in-process formulations and finished formulations. The function compiles and reviews data for documentation of test procedures and for compliance. Collaboration with various departments on documentation, testing and implementation of final product availability is also key. This position covers a range of activities including: 

  • Operates and maintains sophisticated equipment to analyze data, and report results.
  • Performs highly complex laboratory data acquisition, manipulation and analysis.
  • Compiles data and computes results, ensuring quality control and compliance with protocol.
  • Under advisement of QC Manager, performs quality dispositions and quality status updates that are in line with the company’s operating procedures as it relates to supplier control/food safety requirements.
  • Supplies technical information and consults with co-workers regarding results of statistical and observational data.
  • Acts as liaison with vendors regarding technology, equipment, techniques, and applications.
  • Investigates customer inquiries and communicates corrective/preventive actions to customers.
  • Complies with all BRI environmental, and safety policies and procedures.
  • Practices safety and environmental control methods.
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

You Offer…

  • Knowledge and ability of GC FID and GC/MS analysis, method development and interpretation, titrations, specific gravity, determination of refractive index, and sensory evaluation of raw materials and final products.
  • Bachelor’s level degree in chemistry or a related field, and proven work experience in a chemical laboratory or industry related field equivalent to 15 years or more. Alternatively, graduation from a Masters program in a Chemistry related field and 10 years or more of relevant experience.
  • Excellent math and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to draw conclusions and make recommendations based on data and findings.
  • Experience performing data entry, compiling information, preparing reports and other statistical information.
  • Knowledge of current technological developments and trends in area of expertise.  

We Offer… a competitive compensation and benefit package including medical, dental, Bonus program, profit sharing and 401k.

For consideration, submit your resume to:

Caryn Hasseltine, Manager, Human Resources
Johana Langova, Coordinator, Human Resources

An Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace.

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