Synthetic Research Chemist - temporary employment, min. 1 year 100% | Stein

  • Location
    Stein, Argovia
  • Category
    Chemistry, Pharma, Biotech
  • Contract Type
  • Industry
    Pharma / Life Sciences / Chemistry / Science
  • External Reference

For our customer Syngenta Crop Protection AG in Stein / Aargau we are looking for a highly motivated, skilled:

Synthetic Research Chemist - temporary employment, min. 1 year 100%

Purpose of the role

Your primary responsibility will be to support the development of safe, scaleable, sustainable and cost-effective synthetic routes to new Active Ingredients in the CP Research portfolio to maximize their business value.
You will need excellent team working skills and the ability to work on your own initiative. You will have a Laborant/In education with several years of industrial working experience or a BS or MS in Organic Chemistry.

Your skills & experiences

  • Thorough knowledge of practical organic chemistry
  • Expertise in the use of standard and modern chemical laboratory equipment
  • Capable to perform multistep synthesis and to optimize reaction conditions
  • Excellent understanding of purification techniques
  • Thorough knowledge of common spectroscopic techniques
  • Basic skills with Excel, Word and Powerpoint.
  • Good knowledge of English

Your challenges

  • Detailed planning of organic reactions, taking into consideration safe laboratory practice and careful risk assessment.
  • Safely performing organic reactions in the laboratory, using a wide range of synthetic and purification skills
  • Independently use appropriate analytical techniques to follow reactions (incl. TLC, IR, GC, LC)
  • Characterization of the nature and purity of synthesized products (1D-NMR, MS, IR, MPt, LC, GC, LC-MS, GC-MS)
  • Optimization of chemical processes and development of new routes
  • Protocolling and reporting of results
  • Interacting and communicating in a divers and international professional environment.

Your contact

Fabio Antonelli, Deputy Branch Manager, looks forward to answer your questions by phone +41 61 323 0745 or eMail.

You can apply directly online or by eMail

Please mention reference 138-FAAN-101848-62-EN in your application.