Air Products - Carlsbad, CA

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Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE: APD), a Fortune 500 manufacturer of industrial gases and chemicals, is seeking an experienced Chemist for its Carlsbad, CA facility.

The assistant chemist performs analyses and sample preparation of chemical samples for ultra-trace impurities to support product manufacturing, certificate of analysis generation, product development, and research projects. The chemist also assists in the development of new techniques and procedures for the analysis existing and novel high purity chemicals. Uses sophisticated analytical instrumentation such as GC, GC-MS, ICP-MS, ICP-OES and Ion chromatography. Experience in Gas Chromatography desirable

The position has an impact on the areas of Sales & Marketing, Chemical Manufacturing, Chemical Engineering, and Research & Development through the generation of analytical data on samples submitted by these departments.
Accurate and timely results provide for efficient decision-making in these departments.

Principal Accountabilities:

1. Performs complex routine and basic non-routine analyses in a Clean room environment guided by Research Chemist or Lead Chemist.
2. Operates and maintains precision analytical instrumentation and computer systems.
3. May give directions to Laboratory technicians in routine sample preparation and analyses.
4. Supports Manufacturing, Engineering, R&D, Sales, and Marketing with analytical data. May provide technical support to these departments.

High school diploma or equivalent with 3 - 5 years experience
Bachelor's in Chemistry is preferred but will consider those with relevant experience

Air Products (NYSE: APD) serves customers in industrial, energy, technology and healthcare markets worldwide with a unique portfolio of atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, performance materials, and equipment and services. Founded in 1940, Air Products has built leading positions in key growth markets such as semiconductor materials, refinery hydrogen, home healthcare services, natural gas liquefaction, and advanced coatings and adhesives. The company is recognized for its innovative culture, operational excellence and commitment to safety and the environment. In fiscal 2011, Air Products had revenues of $10.1 billion, operations in over 40 countries, and 18,900 employees around the globe. For more information, visit

Air Products offers a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance, and retirement plans.

To apply for this position, please visit the Air Products Career Center at Click on the link – Search job openings from the left navigation bar. You can apply specifically to Job Req #11173BR.

If you are a current Air Products employee, please apply via APOnline by clicking on Online Applications, then selecting Career Center.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those applicants who are being considered for an interview, or are currently employed by Air Products, will be contacted.

Air Products is an equal opportunity employer (M/F/D/V) where diversity matters.

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Air Products (NYSE:APD) provides atmospheric, process and specialty gases; performance materials; equipment; and technology. For over 70...