QC Chemist

KTO Cosmetic Lab Thousand Oaks, CA
  • $20.00 - $27.00 Hourly
    + Bonuses
  • Full Time
  • Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Ask Us!

Quality Control Chemist  

The Control Chemist will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Performing analysis of raw materials, in-process, and finished products against testing specifications to assure quality prior to shipment.
  • Operating instrumentation.
  • Notifying the General Manager of unusual product observations or analytical results during analysis or sample handling.
  • Maintaining a traceable system of quality documentation and related items such as inventory samples.
  • Complying with GMP and OSHA procedures.
  • Making suggestions for product processes that will result in improved product quality.
  • Performing weight checks of the product on the line. 
  • Perform QC checks on production batches including; specific gravity, weight, viscosity. 
  • Checking daily production documentation.
  • Checking labels and packaging materials.
  • Inspecting production lines during change over.
  • Checking weights on production line. 
  • Checking re-works.
  • Perform Stability testing on all products and documenting all stages.
  • Placing the product on hold and completing hold documentation.
  • Controlling CCP and CP on the lines.
  • Performing ATP swab tests on contact surfaces.
  • Inspecting shipments of finished goods.
  • Inspecting receiving packaging and raw materials.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.

Requirements for the Quality Control Chemist:

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry.
  • At least one year of industry experience in a cosmetic manufacturing environment working as Quality Control Chemist.
  • Must be detail oriented and highly organized.
  • Computer proficiency in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint to generate reports, spreadsheets, and charts.
  • Ability to read and interpret specifications and procedures.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Strong written and verbal skills, including the ability to present detailed analyses.

*Rate of pay will depend on years of relevant experience.

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