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Posted: Sunday, September 24, 2017 12:12 AM


Chemist at UPM Pharmaceuticals
Bristol, TN 37620

About the Job


UPM Pharmaceuticals, Inc., ( ),a contract drug development and manufacturing company for the pharmaceutical industry, located in Bristol, Tennessee, is seeking a Chemist.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The Chemist performs set up, calibration, operation, and maintenance of laboratory test equipment. Performs assigned work in a timely and safe manner conforming to regulatory, company, and compendial requirements.Adheres to cGMP, which include, but is not limited to, proper laboratory documentation and maintenance, and archiving of paperwork. Compiles reports of analytical tests, ensuring reports are accurate and complete with documentation of procedures, equipment, and reagents used in analytical testing. Develops practical laboratory skills, and a thorough knowledge of chemistry theories, analytical techniques, and site procedures is required. Assists in the execution of protocols, method transfers, and validation studies under the guidance of more experienced analysts. May need training in the handling of controlled substances. The Chemist performs routine and non-routine quality control testing of raw materials, in process, residual, finished product, and stability testing within the framework of the site policies and cGMP regulations. Participates in special studies to accomplish company and departmental goals. Records and reports data accurately and in compliance with current methods/SOPs, USP/NF, other compendia as applicable, and cGMP. Performs duties under the guidance of laboratory management or designee.


Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry or related science field and a minimum of 2 years of pharmaceutical experience.

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have computer skills with knowledge of Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, and ability to use internet tools. Empower Chromatography software experience is highly desirable.

Qualified candidates please reference job title and email resume and salary requirements to:


• Location: Bristol, Tri-Cities

• Post ID: 27681223 tricities is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017