Chemist Jobs in Portola Valley, CA

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Natron Energy - Santa Clara, CA (14 miles from Portola Valley, 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....
2 days ago
Exponent, Inc. - Menlo Park, CA (6 miles from Portola Valley, 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...
5 days ago
Fremont, CA (18 miles from Portola Valley, 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....
13 days ago
Synthego - Redwood City, CA (6 miles from Portola Valley, 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...
13 days ago
Ultimate - Mountain View, CA (9 miles from Portola Valley, CA)
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Maintain and improve safety in the Wet Chemistry Lab....
14 days ago
CSBio - Menlo Park, CA (6 miles from Portola Valley, CA)
Be the voice of the customer, and the resident chemist expert within instrumentation for oligonucleotides and peptide synthesis and purification....
15 days ago
CTG - Fremont, CA (18 miles from Portola Valley, CA)
Duration : Thru May 2021 Location : Fremont, CA Job Title : Quality Control Chemist Pay Rate: up to $26//hr....
16 days ago
Zoetis, Inc - Union City, CA (18 miles from Portola Valley, CA)
Reagent Manufacturing Chemist 2 at Zoetis, Inc. in Union City, California Posted in Other about 6 hours ago....
19 days ago
Danaher - San Jose, CA (17 miles from Portola Valley, 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...
19 days ago
Hayward, CA (21 miles from Portola Valley, CA)
Job Description: Travel from site to site in localized territory as a wet chemistry customer support technician for an analytical lab equipment distributor....
21 days ago
Safety Kleen - San Jose, CA (17 miles from Portola Valley, CA)
The Opportunity: As a Receiving Chemist, you will perform hands on operations such as Lab Pack Coding/Processing, Drum Receiving/Coding, OR Shipping of waste materials. Why work for Clean Harbors?...
22 days ago
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - Stanford, CA (4 miles from Portola Valley, CA)
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22 days ago
Tranquis Therapeutics - San Mateo, CA (15 miles from Portola Valley, CA)
We are seeking an independent and dynamic medicinal chemist to drive the advancement of projects with creativity in the rapid pace of a startup environment....
26 days ago
Clean Harbors Environmental Services Inc. - San Jose, CA (17 miles from Portola Valley, CA)
Position Description: 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!...
27 days ago
Safety Kleen - South San Francisco, CA (23 miles from Portola Valley, CA)
The Opportunity The On-site Chemist will be working in South San Francisco at our customer site....
27 days ago

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in Portola Valley, CA

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Highest Education Level

Chemists in Portola Valley, 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 Portola Valley, 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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