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R&D Technician

Job ID:
R-36348
Category:
Research/Development
Location:
Trumbull, CT
Date posted:
04/13/2022

SeniorTechnicianStability Analyst

UnileverTrumbull,CT

WhoYouAreandWhat You'llDo

An individual to provide technical support for cosmetic raw material and finished product analysis and characterization through the design and utilization of analytical methods. They will have knowledge in general analytical techniques liketitration, IR, UV and physical characterization like viscosity measurements. They will have an awareness of instrument maintenance. The individual must have excellent communication skills, and the interpersonal skills to work within a fast-paced team environment that requires the ability to handle multiple demands. Background in analytical chemistry is desired. 

The individual will support laboratory-based scientific investigations by carrying out routine technical tasks and experiments. They will work with laboratory equipment to analyze raw material and finished goods, and report on their findings, while adhering to all pertinent safety guidelines. In addition, they will maintain the instrumentation in good working order, ensuring that they are operating correctly.  The individual will also maintain a clean, safe work environment and document data in a lab book and the LIMS adhering to the site quality system, generating LIMS reports where appropriate.

WhatYouNeedtoSucceed

  • Candidate must have at minimum an associate degree in science ideally in chemistry or related physical/biological sciences.  

  • The ideal candidate should also have one to two years of practical laboratory experience preferably in an industry setting such as analytical contract lab.  

  • A basic knowledge in analytical tools like titration, IR, UV and viscometer or rheometer.  In addition, a basic understanding and operation of chromatographic instruments is a plus.

  • Communication skills, electronic, oral, and written, are essential, as well as the ability to write technical reports using Microsoft applications.

For office-based, Research & Development, and remote positions, proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required to be eligible for employment. Religious and/or medical accommodations will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

What We Can Offer You

Culture for Growth | Top Notch Employee Health & Well Being Benefits | Every Voice Matters | Global Reach | Life at Unilever | Careers with Purpose | World Class Career Development Programs | Check Out Our Space | Focus On Sustainability

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Unilever is an organization committed to diversity and inclusion to drive our business results and create a better future every day for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.  For more information, please seeEqual Employment Opportunity Posters

Employment is subject to verification of pre-screening tests, which may include drug screening, background check, credit check and DMV check.

If you are an individual with a disability in need of assistance at any time during our recruitment process, please contact us at NA.Accommodations@unilever.com. Please note: This email is reserved for individuals with disabilities in need of assistance and is not a means of inquiry about positions or application statuses.

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