Chemist Jobs in Downey, CA

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Aerotek - Burbank, CA (20 miles from Downey, CA)
Analytical Testing Laboratory in Burbank looking for a chemist join their team!...
2 days ago
Aerotek - Carson, CA (10 miles from Downey, CA)
Personal care and cosmetic company looking for a chemist to join their R&D team! Responsibilities: Computer skills to manage formulations....
2 days ago
Los Angeles, CA (7 miles from Downey, CA)
The Water Treatment Specialist/ Chemist will be responsible for the complete operations and maintenance of the water production at three (3) complex reverse osmosis membrane filtration treatment plants...
2 days ago
Aerotek - Santa Ana, CA (20 miles from Downey, CA)
Need to have knowledge with analytical chemistry testing and wet chemistry. Need to have experience working with HPLC and preferably LIMS and Empower Software....
1 day ago
Eurofins - Brea, CA (14 miles from Downey, CA)
The Associate Analytical Chemist position is a Full-Time, non-exempt position. Individuals located in a driving distance of the Brea, CA location are encouraged to apply....
2 days ago
Kelly Services - Garden Grove, CA (15 miles from Downey, CA)
Entry Level Wet Chemist - Environmental, Orange, CA** **Shift:** 2nd shift, Tues.-Fri., T-F,1-10 pm....
2 days ago
Vitrax - Placentia, CA (16 miles from Downey, CA)
Immediate opening for BS/MS/PhD Organic Chemist to support custom synthesis group....
16 hours ago
Abbott Laboratories - Pomona, CA (18 miles from Downey, CA)
Level Chemist, concentrating in Bioconjugation Chemistry. Are you an innovative Organic Chemist in the field of bioconjugation?...
3 days ago
Clean Harbors, Inc. - Compton, CA (7 miles from Downey, CA)
The Opportunity Clean Harbors is looking for an Environmental Field Chemist, known internally as a CleanPack Chemist, to join their safety conscious team in May of 2021!...
3 days ago
Confidential - Anaheim, CA (11 miles from Downey, CA)
Chemist Inspect and test chemical components; Mail resume to job site: Excelsior Nutrition Inc., 1206 N. Miller St., Ste. D, Anaheim, CA 92806, No calls...
5 days ago
Volt - Monrovia, CA (17 miles from Downey, CA)
We are working with a client who is in need of an experienced QC Chemist. This is a direct placement opportunity with a competitive compensation and benefits package....
6 days ago
Aerotek - Santa Ana, CA (20 miles from Downey, CA)
Need to have knowledge with analytical chemistry testing and wet chemistry. Need to have experience working with HPLC and preferably LIMS and Empower Software....
9 days ago
Amvac Chemical Corporation - Los Angeles, CA (7 miles from Downey, CA)
(GC) and High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) equipment Perform physical property testing including density, pH, water content Record data, maintain logs, produce and deliver reports Maintain...
10 days ago
Danaher - Torrance, CA (12 miles from Downey, CA)
The Media Manufacturing Production Chemist is responsible for supporting all media manufacturing operations at Phenomenex....
11 days ago
Torrance, CA (12 miles from Downey, CA)
Qualifications: High School diploma or Associate s degree in chemistry or related, OR 1 or more years of experience in analytical chemistry is preferred....
11 days ago

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This 9 week course aims to teach quantum mechanics to anyone with a reasonable college-level understanding of physical science or engineering. Quantum mechanics was once mostly of interest to...

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in Downey, CA

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Highest Education Level

Chemists in Downey, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (25.7%)
  • Master's Degree (24.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (1.5%)
  • High School or GED (1.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (0.8%)
  • Some College (0.2%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Chemists in Downey, CA
  • 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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