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Chemist I

Date:  Mar 3, 2023

Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, 84116

Company:  Teva Pharmaceuticals
Job Id:  44048

Who are we?

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas.  We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!

Job Description

Under general supervision, performs cGMP laboratory analyses of Finished products and in process materials. Performs stability testing for Finished products. Performs maintenance and calibration of analytical instruments.


Essential functions include:

  • Carries out responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies, procedures and state, federal and local laws.    
  • Operates general analytical instruments during the testing of finished products using HPLC, UPLC, GC-FID, UV-VIS, FTIR, automatic titrators, Dissolution Apparatus, particle size analyzer, Instron, Densitometer, Rheometer, viscometer (LV/RV/Cone and Plate), pH meter and analytical balance.
  • Prepares standard, sample, and buffer solutions as required by test methods and performs all necessary calculations associated.
  • Labels, transcribes and records documentation such as report sheets and laboratory notebooks as required by SOPs.
  • Cleans, maintains and calibrates laboratory equipment to ensure compliance with current Good Manufacturing Procedures (cGMP).
  • Meets project deadlines and performance standards as assigned.
  • Complies with all Company policies and procedures, including safety rules and regulations     
  • Performs related duties as assigned.


Bachelor’s Degree in Science or related science field from an accredited college or university or one (1) year related laboratory experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Experience and Skills:


  • Usage of GC and HPLC chromatographic equipment, as well as UV/VIS, dissolution apparatuses, FTIR, Instron operation and other techniques in testing gels, creams, lotions, oral solutions and transdermal system.
  • Business, scientific and personal computer hardware and software applications.
  • Business English usage, spelling, grammar and punctuation.
  • Wet Chemistry and Chemistry related to sampling methods, quality control systems, analysis and documentation practices and procedures.
  • Knowledge of or ability to learn FDA, cGLP, cGMP, USP, EP and SOP or other applicable regulatory and safety compliance guidelines.
  • Performing testing accurately and precisely.
  • Responding to routine inquiries from management, employees and regulatory agencies.
  • Communicating clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
  • Managing multiple projects, duties and assignments.
  • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with others.



Sub Function

Manufacturing Quality Control

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