Chemist Jobs in San Diego, CA

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Safety Kleen - San Diego, CA
The Opportunity The Healthcare Insite Chemist will be working at one of our customers facilities in San Diego full time and permanently....
7 hours ago
Kelly Services - San Diego, CA
Technical areas of responsibility span fermentation and downstream separation steps such as filtration, centrifugation, chromatography, extraction, and distillation....
7 days ago
Eli Lilly - San Diego, CA
Contribute to the development and training of desktop applications for medicinal chemists by developing scripts or workflows for efficient use of software....
7 days ago
Abbott Laboratories - San Diego, CA
Conduct moderately complex experimentation including data collection, summary, design and analysis in support of analytical method development....
8 days ago
Bristol-Myers Squibb, Co. - San Diego, CA
We are seeking exceptionally talented and highly motivated synthetic/medicinal chemists who are passionate about joining our fast-paced medicinal chemistry group in the pursuit of discovering innovative...
12 days ago
Kelly Services - San Diego, CA
Research Chemist - Therapeutics Kelly Science is recruiting for a highly-motivated Research Chemist to join our mid-scale Oligonucleotide Synthesis/production group to synthesize, purify and deliver...
16 days ago
TalentBurst - San Diego, CA
Assists chemist in pooling bulk and other tasks. May assist with in-process testing to ensure batches meet specifications....
17 days ago
San Diego, CA
QC analyses include: Gas Chromatography (GC), Liquid Chromatography (LC), Mass Spectrometry (MS), Karl Fischer titration (KF), Ultraviolet-Visual Spectroscopy (UV/Vis), and miscellaneous wet chemistry...
18 days ago
Abbott Laboratories - San Diego, CA
Ability to setup, validate, operate, maintain, and troubleshoot analytical instruments, including but not limited to high-performance and ultra-high-performance liquid chromatography; ion chromatography...
20 days ago
TalentBurst - San Diego, CA
Requires a BS degree, or equivalent, in chemistry, biology, biochemistry or equivalent. BS degree: 2-4 years Required ASSEMBLY BIOCHEMISTRY CGMP CHANGE CONTROL CHEMISTRY #LI-FRESH...
22 days ago
Quidel Corporation - San Diego, CA
Organic Chemist, Production in United States Sr....
26 days ago
Quidel Corporation - San Diego, CA
Production Chemist, Organic Chemistry to our team....
30+ days ago
San Diego, CA
development & validation, and/or GMP regulated industry is a plus Why Kelly?...
30+ days ago
Loxo Oncology, Inc. - San Diego, CA
We are currently looking for analytical chemists to support the medicinal chemistry team through purification, method development and analytical instrumentation support....
30+ days ago
Abbott - San Diego, CA
The position of Production Chemist II is within our Cardiometabolic Business Unit located in San Diego, California....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for San Diego, CA

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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...

Identifying Food Fraud

The food industry is one of the most important commercial sectors in the world. Everyone uses it, but how many people abuse it? As we witness the increasing globalisation of the supply chain, a...

Discovering Science: Medicinal Chemistry

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in San Diego, CA

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Chemist positions.

Highest Education Level

Chemists in San Diego, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (25.9%)
  • Master's Degree (24.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (1.5%)
  • High School or GED (1.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (0.8%)
  • Some College (0.1%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Chemists in San Diego, 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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