Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Senior Chemist, Operations
Mylan Inc. ranks among the leading generic and specialty pharmaceutical companies in the world and provides products to customers in more than 150 countries and territories. The company maintains one of the industry’s broadest and highest quality product portfolios supported by a robust product pipeline; operates one of the world’s largest active pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturers; and runs a specialty business focused on respiratory, allergy and psychiatric therapies. For more information, please visit
The Quality Control Chemist will test raw materials, blends, intermediates and finished product to ensure a quality product that is safe to release to the public. Review and process data. Interpret test results and ensure that they meet specification, enter data into the computer, maintain instrument logbooks, complete laboratory worksheets and all relevant documentation according to cGMP documentation practices, review all information and compile information into report form. Act as a resource to team members and other Chemists. Act as back-up in A Team Leader’s absence. Review and approve paperwork and documentation from other chemists. Troubleshoot instrumentation and investigate aberrant test results. Perform analytical investigations. Activities include drafting Analytical Investigation Report text, performing action steps and drawing justifiable conclusions based on data.
The successful candidate will have the minimum of a Bachelor of Science Degree in a related discipline and a minimum of 0-2 years of experience is required. However, a combination of experience and/or education will be taken into consideration.
Must possess knowledge of Standard Operating Procedures, Mylan Laboratory Procedures, USP regulations, Analytical Testing Techniques, cGMP, and OSHA regulations/procedures for disposal of organic waste and procedures for the safe handling of chemicals.
Must possess excellent communication, writing, reading, comprehension, organizational and computer skills; including knowledge of Excel, Word, and Lotus Notes. Must be accurate, detailed oriented, possess the ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced, high output environment.
At Mylan, we are not satisfied with anything less than being the best. As one of the world's leading generics and specialty pharmaceutical companies, the key to our success starts with a relentless drive to set the highest industry standards in everything we do. It takes exceptional people working together to achieve excellence. As a team, we earn our customers’ trust and loyalty by placing a high premium on always doing the right things in the right way.
Mylan offers competitive salary, excellent benefits and an environment conducive to professional growth and advancement. Mylan is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
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