Chemist Jobs in Oakland, CA

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Safety Kleen - Benicia, CA (22 miles from Oakland, CA)
The Opportunity Clean Harbors Benicia is looking for a Field Chemist to join their safety conscious team!...
6 days ago
Thermo Fisher - Pleasanton, CA (21 miles from Oakland, CA)
organic chemist to get hands on experience working with chemists/process engineers in a fast-paced manufacturing environment....
6 days ago
Clean Harbors - South San Francisco, CA (13 miles from Oakland, CA)
Field Chemist Clean Harbors South San Francisco, California See More Results Description Position Description: The Opportunity Clean Harbors South San Francisco is looking for a Field Chemist to join...
7 days ago
Pleasant Hill, CA (14 miles from Oakland, CA)
Volatile Organic Compounds Chemist Medix Pleasant Hill, CA Full-Time $35.00 - $45.00 / hour Apply Now Create Job Alert....
7 days ago
CSBio - Menlo Park, CA (22 miles from Oakland, CA)
Be the voice of the customer, and the resident chemist expert within instrumentation for oligonucleotides and peptide synthesis and purification....
11 days ago
Loxo Oncology, Inc. - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
We are currently looking for a computational chemist who enjoys tackling cutting edge drug discovery problems and is well versed in the effective use of all current computational techniques and tools...
14 days ago
Air Liquide - Fremont, CA (19 miles from Oakland, CA)
This Chemist I will prepare OEM parts, wafers and other samples using VPD or DSE technique followed by ICP-MS analysis....
19 days ago
Randstad - San Carlos, CA (19 miles from Oakland, CA)
Pharmaceutical company is seeking a Chemist to join their team....
20 days ago
EUROFINS SCIENT. - Foster City, CA (15 miles from Oakland, CA)
Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories, a nationally recognized laboratory, is searching for a Method Development Chemist for Small Molecules to support our Professional Scientific Services group in Foster...
21 days ago
Rodan & Fields, LLC - Berkeley, CA (7 miles from Oakland, CA)
Familiarity with FDA, ICH, USP, EP lab quality regulations and procedures Industrial experience in GMP/GLP or ISO laboratory, preferably with method development/validation experience is desirable....
22 days ago
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - Berkeley, CA (7 miles from Oakland, CA)
Chemist Postdoctoral FellowLawrence Berkeley National LaboratoryBerkeley, CaliforniaUnited States Search Chemist Postdoctoral Fellow Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, United States Back Email Updated...
24 days ago
Emeryville, CA (5 miles from Oakland, CA)
Minimum of 7 years of analytical chemistry experience with an emphasis on method development for peptides and proteins Minimum of 7 years in the pharmaceutical industry or pharmaceutical contract lab...
24 days ago
Bergaila - Rodeo, CA (16 miles from Oakland, CA)
ASTM methods for: GC, AA, IC, XRF, elemental analysis, and wet chemistry). - Demonstrated commitment to and use of quality control/quality assurance principles and tools. - Demonstrated ability to consult...
26 days ago
San Bruno, CA (16 miles from Oakland, CA)
Analytical Chemist Apply San Bruno, CA Compensation Unspecified Posted 10/26/2020 Apply If you are a Analytical Chemist - PhD with 2+ years of industry experience working on analytical instrumentation...
26 days ago
Berkeley, CA (7 miles from Oakland, CA)
LiSA currently has a Chemist Postdoctoral research opportunity to assist with these studies....
28 days ago

Demographic Data for Oakland, CA

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Quantum Mechanics for Scientists and Engineers 1
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 Oakland, CA

This is the average annual salary for Chemist jobs in Oakland, CA as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Chemists in Oakland, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (25.8%)
  • Master's Degree (24.4%)
  • 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 Oakland, 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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