Chemist Jobs in Atherton, CA

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Pleasanton, CA (23 miles from Atherton, CA)
Preferred Qualifications: Degree in Chemistry with an emphasis on Organic Synthesis Experience working in a manufacturing environment....
17 hours ago
Fremont, CA (14 miles from Atherton, CA)
Provide technical training to other chemists, laboratory technicians, and service technicians? Responsible for evaluation, interpretation, verification of analytical data? Review data?...
1 day ago
Fremont, CA (14 miles from Atherton, CA)
The chosen candidate will enjoy working as a bench chemist daily....
2 days ago
Fremont, CA (14 miles from Atherton, CA)
preventative maintenance on different types of instrumentation Perform sampling at client's facility as assigned and complete all other additional assignments as required Provide technical training to other chemists...
1 day ago
Thermo Fisher Scientific - Sunnyvale, CA (11 miles from Atherton, CA)
We would like the chemist to assess accuracy, trends, and interpretation of production data. How will you get here?...
4 days ago
Clean Harbors - San Jose, CA (18 miles from Atherton, CA)
Skip to main content Francais Search Jobs Career Areas Civilian Careers Start Your Career About Us Back to Search Results Environmental Field Chemist (Class B CDL) - $5k SIGN ON BONUS - San Jose,CA...
4 days ago
Drug Enforcement Administration - Pleasanton, CA (23 miles from Atherton, CA)
Newly hired Forensic Chemists must successfully complete an 18-week Forensic Chemist Training Course at the DEA Training Academy in Quantico, Virginia....
5 days ago
Lilac Solutions - Oakland, CA (22 miles from Atherton, CA)
Candidate Requirements: Degree in chemistry, environmental science, or similar Practical experience with analytical chemistry Knowledge of aqueous and inorganic chemistry Highly organized with sharp...
8 days ago
Hayward, CA (16 miles from Atherton, CA)
Search Previous Lecturer in Biotechnology Senior Bioinformatics Scientist Next Chemist Employer Prellis Biologics, Inc....
8 days ago
Fremont, CA (14 miles from Atherton, CA)
Chemist Job Responsibilities Your specific duties as a Chemist will include: Compensation (Range): $80,000-$85000 Preparation and analysis of GC-TCD/GC-FID/GC-MS samples (both routine and non-routine...
8 days ago
Prellis Biologics, Inc. - Hayward, CA (13 miles from Atherton, CA)
Prellis Biologics is seeking a Chemist to drive the development of next-generation, biocompatible ink formulations to 3D print tissue scaffolds using 2-photon holography....
11 days ago
Randstad - South San Francisco, CA (18 miles from Atherton, CA)
Hands-on experience in wet chemistry and polymer chemistry synthesis. Strong fundamental knowledge of surface chemistry with emphasis on controlled living polymerization techniques is a huge plus....
19 days ago
US Ecology, Inc. - Alameda, CA (22 miles from Atherton, CA)
Position Snapshot Field Chemists are operationally focused with an emphasis on tracking, sampling, packaging, manifesting, and scheduling hazardous waste projects on time and within budget while maintaining...
20 days ago
Sika Corporation - Milpitas, CA (21 miles from Atherton, CA)
reports and monthlies on approved projects; Visit customer sites and provide technical solutions for problems with our proprietary products; Provide training to new employees, technicians or Junior Chemists...
30+ days ago
ThermoFisher Scientific - Pleasanton, CA (23 miles from Atherton, CA)
Education Requires a Bachelors degree or higher in Analytical Chemistry or a closely related major. Experience 4+ years of chemical laboratory experience....
30+ days ago

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in Atherton, CA

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Highest Education Level

Chemists in Atherton, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (25.9%)
  • Master's Degree (24.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (1.5%)
  • High School or GED (1.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (0.8%)
  • Some College (0.2%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

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  • None (32.8%)
  • Less than 1 year (18.1%)
  • 1-2 years (16.9%)
  • 4-6 years (11.4%)
  • 6-8 years (7.8%)
  • 2-4 years (7.0%)
  • 10+ years (6.0%)

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