Chemist Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

Search Chemist Jobs

1-15 of 1,027 Jobs
Geltor Inc - San Leandro, CA (18 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
This role offers the opportunity for a talented cosmetic chemist to formulate consumer products using Geltor novel and sustainable ingredients....
2 days ago
Hexcel - Dublin, CA (22 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Hexcel is currently seeking a Research Chemist for our Dublin, CA, USA location....
2 days ago
TJG Engineering & Environmental - Oakland, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Mid to Senior Level Environmental Chemist Environmental Sustainment and Restoration Consulting Services Ventura, Burbank, or San Diego, California Branch Office Locations Job Title: Environmental Chemist...
2 days ago
American Air Liquide - Fremont, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
The GC/GC-MS Chemist will work in an exciting, fast-paced and dynamic environment and be part of an enthusiastic team passionate about providing quality data and answers to our customers in a timely...
2 days ago
Natron Energy - Santa Clara, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Natron Energy seeks a process chemist/chemical engineer to assist with the scale-up of its anode and cathode synthesis processes from lab scale to full production scale at contract manufacturers....
6 days ago
Exponent, Inc. - Menlo Park, CA (2 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Key statistics: 1100+ Team members 900+ Consultants 550+ Ph.D.s 30+ Offices globally We are currently seeking an Analytical Chemist for our Polymer Science and Materials Chemistry Practice in Menlo...
8 days ago
Pleasanton, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Ability to perform routine, in-process HPLC anaylsis and method development. Familiarity working with standard software programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point. Why Kelly?...
9 days ago
Fremont, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Job Information Kelly Services QC Chemist in Fremont, California Kelly Science & Clinical is working with a global diagnostics company who is looking for a QC Chemist....
16 days ago
Synthego - Redwood City, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
We're looking for an Analytical Chemist will join our Chemistry Development team as a key player in the development and optimization of analytical characterization techniques for our oligonucleotide...
17 days ago
Ultimate - Mountain View, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Maintain and improve safety in the Wet Chemistry Lab....
17 days ago
CSBio - Menlo Park, CA (2 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Be the voice of the customer, and the resident chemist expert within instrumentation for oligonucleotides and peptide synthesis and purification....
18 days ago
Clorox - Pleasanton, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
MSc. or Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related scientific field....
19 days ago
CTG - Fremont, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Duration : Thru May 2021 Location : Fremont, CA Job Title : Quality Control Chemist Pay Rate: up to $26//hr....
20 days ago
Zoetis, Inc - Union City, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Reagent Manufacturing Chemist 2 at Zoetis, Inc. in Union City, California Posted in Other about 6 hours ago....
22 days ago
Danaher - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
The ideal candidate will perform a variety of tasks associated with analytical chemistry, reagent design, genomics, acoustic liquid handling and multiplexed detection systems for molecular biology and...
22 days ago

Demographic Data for Palo Alto, CA

Moving to Palo Alto, CA? Find some basic demographic data about Palo Alto, CA below.


Chemist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Molecular Spectroscopy
The course introduces the three key spectroscopic methods used by chemists and biochemists to analyse the molecular and electronic structure of atoms and molecules. These are UV/Visible, Infra-red...

Catalytic Conversions for Biobased Chemicals and Products
Biomass is the only renewable feedstock which contains the carbon atoms needed to make the molecules to create chemicals, materials and fuels. However, the majority of our current scientific and...

ChemDraw Professional Masterclass
The most complete and perfect drawing tool of choice for Chemists and Biologists to create scientifically intelligent drawing, publication-ready drawings in ChemDraw Professional! This is the...

Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job titles

Salary for Chemist Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Chemist positions.

Highest Education Level

Chemists in Palo Alto, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.0%)
  • Doctorate Degree (26.0%)
  • 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 Palo Alto, 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%)

Other Titles

Here are some other career titles that require similar skills

Chemist Related Career Advice Articles

The Path to a Successful Career as an Analytical Chemist

Analytical chemistry careers are exciting, rewarding, and potentially highly lucrative. Learn about analytical chemistry jobs, salaries, and more.

5 Best States for Chemistry Jobs

Launching your chemistry career? Find out the best states for chemistry jobs and the best places for chemists to work.

Volunteer Chemistry Opportunities

Volunteering usually calls to mind images of people building houses, serving meals at community kitchens, cleaning up playgrounds and parks, or spending time with the elderly. While these are all worthy causes, you may not realize there are also chemist volunteer opportunities. As a chemistry professional, you have a unique knowledge base and skill set that can make a big difference – whether in a third-world country or your own neighborhood.