Reactor Room Chemist Level I.

We Offer…

An exciting role as a Reactor Room Chemist Level I. based in Danbury, Connecticut.

Shifts are on a fixed scheduled of three, twelve hours shifts (3×12) a week. Straight days or straight nights.

Current 12 hour fixed shifts:

  • 1st shift A: Sun – Tue, 6:00am – 6:30pm.
  • 2nd shift A: Sun – Tue, 6:00pm – 6:30 am (Wed) (Additional shift differential included)
  • 1st shift B: Wed – Fri, 6:00am – 6:30pm.
  • 2nd shift B: Wed – Fri, 6:00pm – 6:30am (Sat) (Additional shift differential included)

This function conducts processing operations related to production of organic chemicals using synthetic chemical methods and related support systems. This involves a range of activities including:

  • Sets up and adjusts chemical production equipment. Operates heating, cooling, and vacuum and pressure systems.
  • Transports, weighs, mixes, and pumps chemical materials.
  • Proper monitoring of processing steps to ensure product quality, lot consistency and yields.
  • Controls process parameters through proper adjustments of feed rates, cooling and/or heating.
  • Uses analytical equipment for assessing in-process and final product status. Understands principles of operation of the analytical equipment and, with supervision, interprets results.
  • May serve as a technical resource for Production Technicians.
  • Maintains all necessary production, safety, inventory, training and other records and/or logs as required, in written and/or computer format.
  • Ensures proper care, safety, maintenance and usage of technology, equipment, and/or systems.
  • Receives and carries out instructions on specific assignment objectives.
  • Complies with all BRI environmental and safety policies and procedures.
  • Performs related work as assigned.

You Offer…

  • Knowledge of the principles and techniques of organic and analytical chemistry.
  • BS/BA in Chemistry or related field is generally preferred.
  • Knowledge of piping and valve operations to control reactions.
  • Ability to use interchangeably metric and U.S. standards of weights and measures and it’s application determining molar quantities.
  • Skill in the operation of chemical production equipment.
  • Skill in the use of physical and chemical analyses and interpretation of results.

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

An Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace.