Abbott Analytical Assistant Chemist I - Columbus, OH Nights (11:00pm-7:30am) in Columbus, Ohio
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
Nourish the world and your career as part of the Nutrition team at Abbott.
Our Nutrition business develops science-based nutrition products for people of all ages, from helping babies and children grow, to keeping adult bodies strong and active. Millions of people around the world count on our leading brands – including Similac®, PediaSure®, Pedialyte®, Ensure®, Glucerna® and ZonePerfect® – to help get the nutrients they need to live their healthiest life.
The Columbus Plant is Abbott’s oldest nutrition manufacturing plant in the world. Working here, you’ll feel part of a family – a family of 400 that works together to help nourish the world.
3rd Shift: 11:00pm-7:30am Tuesday - Saturday OR Sunday - Thursday
Responsible for implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the quality system.
Conduct raw ingredient analyses which consist of simple titrations, moisture testing, organoleptic testing, sediment testing, etc.
Conduct in-process and finished product testing including: Determination for vitamins using various lab methods, protein and mineral analysis; fat by Mojonnier extraction technique, total solids determination, Iodide, chloride testing, and fatty acid profiles by Gas Chromatography per approved Laboratory Methods
Complete appropriate documentation and calculations needed for Standardization tests including: KOH, vitamin additions, final water calculations and physical tests such as pH, viscosity, grain color, and sensory evaluation
Complete housekeeping responsibilities such as washing glassware, waste disposal, general laboratory sanitation, etc.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE, YOU’LL BRING
High school diploma with 1 year of college chemistry and mathematics
2 years or more of related laboratory or plant experience
Ability to follow verbal instructions, follow written directions, prepare simple reports, read and record gauge and display readings
Mathematics knowledge and basic statistical comprehension
Ability to lift and push packages up to 60 lbs. in addition to normal laboratory work
This individual will recognize and report method procedure problems, out-of-specification conditions and report to supervision
Must be able to identify issues with test methods
Ability to recognize potential threats to product quality
Responsible for detecting and correcting documentation errors
Strong teamwork and ability to work plant personnel in other departments
Bachelors Degree in Chemistry, Biology, Math, or closely related technical field
Knowledge of applicable regulatory standards and requirements for infant formula and nutritionals
WHAT WE OFFER
At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
A fast-paced work environment where your safety is our priority
Production areas that are clean, well-lit and temperature-controlled
Training and career development , with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
Paid time off
401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities
Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully: www.abbottbenefits.com (http://www.abbottbenefits.com/pages/candidate.aspx)
Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity. Connect with us at www.abbott.com , on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Abbott and on Twitter @AbbottNews and @AbbottGlobal.
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