Senior Formulation Scientist in Kalamazoo, MI at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 6/19/2020

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    Kalamazoo, MI
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Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Senior Formulation Scientist with experience in the Pharmaceuticals Industry.This is a 06+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in Kalamazoo, MI. Please review the job description below.
Job ID: 20-20679

Key Responsibilities:
  • Demonstrates complete understanding and wide application of industry, functional and client-specific principles, theories, concepts and practices.
  • General knowledge of other related disciplines.
  • Knowledge and application/demonstration of basic leadership principles.
  • Provides solutions to a wide range of difficult/complex problems.
  • Ability to gather, analyze, apply and interpret information and identify cause and effect relationships. Implements new methods and processes to solve process related problems as assigned.
  • Able to adapt and respond positively to situations and people in order to meet changing work unit priorities.
  • Works independently under only general direction while keeping Management informed of goals and progress.
  • Participates in determining objectives of assignments.
  • Independently determines and develops approach to solutions.
  • Decisions impact the achievement of objectives and the reputation of the department, and actions help to set the reputation of the department.
  • Progresses multiple projects in parallel and on time.
  • Represents the organization in providing solutions to difficult issues associated with specific problems. Accomplishes daily operational tasks with no supervision.
  • Majority of teamwork is on internal basis with subordinates, peers, and immediate supervisors and normally involves specific phases of a project or operation.
  • Persuades others to a point of view.
  • Works collaboratively with others to gain agreement on a course of action.
  • Projects and tasks covering short to mid- term deliverables or milestones.
  • Progress of work measured monthly.
  • Position will work closely with Project Engineering, shop floor operators, production support enablers, Drug Product Technology, Quality Operations, Microbiology, Evironmental Monitoring, Environmental Health and Safety, Inspection, Quality Labs, and Maintenance.
Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Experience in pharmaceutical formulation, process development, or manufacturing depth of experience will be considered together with education for candidate selection.
  • Preferred candidates will have experience in lyophilization. Additional experience in biologics, semi-solids, or powder processing is a plus.
  • Ability to perform laboratory studies and analyze and interpret data from a variety of sources.
  • Able to apply solid reasoning skills to process development and investigations.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Strong organizational skills and flexibility in handling a variety of assignments.
  • very niche type of role - scientific position that helps with product evaluation acceptance tasks (deviations, quality checks, etc); reviewing new product parameters
  • Pharma exp REQUIRED!!
  • Bachelors in Chemistry ideal
  • candidate must have STRONG work ethic & efficiency

Our client is a leading Pharmaceuticals Industry and we are currently interviewing fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online to for immediate consideration. 


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