Chemist II in Pomona, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/19/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Pomona, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    36 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description


The position of Production Chemist II is within our Toxicology department located in Pomona, CA.

The candidate will be responsible for a variety of manufacturing support functions including: 

  • the operation of lab equipment
  • conduct of procedures/tasks according to established GMP with on-going supervision and guidance. 


  • Adhere to laboratory safety rules
  • Read and understand Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) related to job functions
  • Perform the daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly maintenance of laboratory equipment and maintain maintenance logbooks
  • Manufacture all products via Batch Records and/or Standard Operation Procedures (SOPs) following the guidelines for Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) in accordance with the Quality System
  • Manufacture antibody solutions, drug positive solutions, enzyme-conjugate solutions, EIA calibrators and controls and reagents
  • Perform a variety of analytical EIA in-process testing
  • Perform daily temperature monitoring
  • Perform cycle count monthly and physical count yearly for inventory maintenance
  • Provide training and development of newly hired personnel on all the different aspects of testing and laboratory maintenance
  • Capable of handling projects and validations outside the scope of regular production
  • Understands and is aware of the quality consequences which may occur from the improper performance of their specific job; has awareness of device defects that may occur in their area of responsibility, including product design, verification and validation, manufacturing and testing activities
  • Responsible for exhibiting professional behavior with both internal/external business associates that reflects positively on the company and is consistent with the company’s policies and practices; build productive internal/external working relationships
  • Carries out duties in compliance with established business policies
  • Other duties as assigned, according to the changing needs of the business.

Qualification and experience required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biological Sciences, or Health Care
  • 0-2 years’ experience in an analytical laboratory
  • Solid use of instruments including HPLC, GC GC/MS, TLC, IR, UV/vis, NMR and AA.
  • Solid documentation skills, familiarity of GMP, GLP. Able to present findings to larger groups.


  • Ability to learn how to use and maintain new equipment
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point), Database and laboratory software
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Project

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.