Senior HPLC Chemist


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Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
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Senior HPLC Chemist

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Job ID: JOB-13538
Senior HPLC Chemist

We are looking to speak with experienced HPLC Chemists about this great new job opportunity in Galway with one of our leading clients? This company stands out for their culture, exceptional career development pathways and unrivalled rewards and recognition packages. This exciting new job opportunity in HPLC chemistry is located Galway. Galway, voted “Europe most Friendliest City 2020”! Apply to us to find out more about this great job opportunity in HPLC Chemistry in Galway and we can talk through if it’s the right job for you.


The HPLC Chemist’s are directly involved in project-based sample preparation, operation of HPLC instrumentation, data processing, with an emphasis on the UV quantitation post peak identification for chemical characterization in accordance with ISO10993

Key Responsibilities

  • Partner with customers to understand and define testing needs.
  • Support protocol writing and extraction design.
  • Execute extractions of test articles.
  • Perform HPLC testing, data processing and quantitation of analytes.
  • Interpretation of UV spectra to support identification of analytes to support chemical characterization and identification of unknowns.
  • Ability to segregate and integrate many analytes in spectrum.
  • Write reports that clearly organize the results and demonstrate that test plan requirements were satisfied.
  • Document testing and data analysis results in a lab notebook.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot HPLC-UV instrumentation.
  • Support investigations into aberrant test results.
  • Other responsibilities may include supporting other chemical characterization testing including non-volatile residue (NVR), GC, and/or LC/MS sample prep, analysis, and quantification/identification.

Key Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biology, Material Science, or related technical discipline.
  • Minimum of 5 years work experience performing HPLC analytical testing.
  • Experience performing HPLC-UV separations, data analysis, quantitation of unknowns and targeted compounds in the areas of extractables/leachables, materials.
  • General Analytical chemistry laboratory techniques with a preference for experience in liquid chromatography (LC), gas chromatography (GC), Infrared (IR) spectroscopy, and non-volatile residue (NVR).
  • Experience documenting testing in laboratory notebooks to cGMP standards.
  • Experience and understanding of cGMP, ISO17025, ISO10993, FDA, and ICH requirements.
  • Familiarity with ChemStation/ Empower software.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and execute on daily tasks.
  • Ability to work and be effective with minimal supervision

For further information on this role in Galway please contact Aisling Kidney on 0872197421 or

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Aisling Kidney


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Senior HPLC Chemist

Aisling Kidney

Role Type Permanent
Contact Aisling Kidney
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