Chemist Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

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Exponent - Menlo Park, CA (2 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Exponent's Practice is currently seeking an Analytical Chemist to join our consulting staff in our Menlo Park, CA office....
17 hours ago
TMC Environmental - Alameda, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
We are currently seeking a Field Chemist to join our growing team!...
2 days ago
Shifamed - Campbell, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Scientist - Chemist, Atia Vision in Campbell, California ABOUT SHIFAMED Founded in 2009 by serial entrepreneur Amr Salahieh, Shifamed LLC is a privately held medical technology incubator focused on...
1 day ago
Pleasanton, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
for quality control methods Participate in troubleshooting of analytical test methods and laboratory instruments Conduct experiments using wet chemistry Perform testing to support analytical method...
3 days ago
Los Gatos, CA (17 miles from Palo Alto, 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...
5 days ago
Merck Company - South San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
We are seeking a motivated and passionate protein chemist to join the Protein Engineering and Modalities group at our company in South San Francisco....
11 days ago
Health Care Service Corporation - South San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
: Not Indicated Relocation Provided: The Opportunity Clean Harbors South San Francisco is looking for a Field Chemist to join their safety conscious team!...
11 days ago
Union City, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Assist is method development practices Train and assist team members. Create an environment knowledge-sharing so everyone on the team learns and grows with the Company....
12 days ago
Merck Company - South San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Job Description We are seeking a highly motivated and passionate protein chemist to join the Protein Engineering and Modalities group at our company in South San Francisco....
13 days ago
EUROFINS SCIENT. - Foster City, CA (10 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
HPLC Chemist responsibilities include: Develop and conduct analytical methods including UPLC/HPLC, Dissolution, GC, Thermogravimetric DSC/TGA, and KF titration Perform data analysis and troubleshoot...
17 days ago
Randstad - San Carlos, CA (7 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Randstad client is seeking Chemist for operations in San Carlos for a 12+ month contract....
21 days ago
Act Environmental Services - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Overview Job Title: Field Chemist Department: Operations Classification: Full Time Salary range is 20-25/hr ACTenviro is a nationally-recognized, employee-owned company involved in all facets of hazardous...
24 days ago
Clean Harbors, Inc. - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
The Opportunity Our San Jose, CA location has an opening for an Environmental Field Chemist (CleanPack Chemist)....
26 days ago
First Solar Inc - Santa Clara, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Experience: At least 10 years hands-on experience in synthetic organic/inorganic chemistry, addressing Deep knowledge and experience in inorganic chemistry Experience in wet process development Experience...
28 days ago
Clean Harbors, Inc. - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
The Opportunity Clean Harbors San Jose, CA is looking for an InSite Chemist to join their safety conscious team!...
30+ days ago

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Highest Education Level

Chemists in Palo Alto, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (25.6%)
  • 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 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%)

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