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Catalent - Woodstock, IL
Start here The Senior Chemist is responsible for training the chemists and entry-level chemists. Assumes responsibility for Chemistry Documentation review and troubleshooting instrumentation....
1 day ago
Abbott Laboratories - Abbott Park, IL
Preferred: Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Protein Chemistry is strongly desired Experience with molecular beacons, fluorescence assays, primer extension Experience with protein...
22 hours ago
International Search Consultants - Chicago, IL
Formulation Chemist....
1 day ago
Aerotek - Rockford, IL
Recommended skills Chemistry Biology Biochemistry Analytical Chemistry Solid Phase Extraction...
14 hours ago
DuraMet Fluid Solutions - McHenry, IL
Formulating Chemist - Permanent Part Time Metalworking Fluids / Lubricants Established company located south of McHenry just off Rte 31....
13 hours ago
North Chicago, IL
Job Information Kelly Services Chemist _ North Chicago, IL in North Chicago, Illinois Chemist II _ North Chicago, IL Kelly Services is currently seeking a Chemist II for one of our top clients in North...
2 days ago
Bureau Veritas - Lake Zurich, IL
Methods Development- Chemist-Lake Zurich, IL Job requirements may include, but are not limited to: Responsibilities: Analytical method development and validation of chemical compounds Provide guidance...
2 days ago
Frank CPG Partners - Chicago, IL
R&D Chemist II- Oak Brook, IL In conjunction with the Section Manager, R & D, the R & D Formulation Chemist (Level 2) is responsible for assisting in the development of new products and improvement...
1 day ago
Decatur, IL
hours Chemist Kelly Services Decatur, IL 62523 Add to Favorites Share Job Apply Now $1 Jobs Rated 70th **Title:** Chemist **Location:** Decatur, IL 62526 **Duration:** 3 months contract **Compensation...
4 days ago
Skokie, IL
ManpowerGroup is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA) Recommended skills Wet Chemistry Interpersonal Skills Creativity Chromatography High Performance Liquid Chromatography Scheduling...
4 days ago
Bureau Veritas Holdings, Inc - Lake Zurich, IL
City: [[Lake Zurich]] State: [[IL]] Methods Development- Chemist-Lake Zurich, IL Job requirements may include, but are not limited to: Responsibilities: Analytical method development and validation...
5 days ago
Sgs North America - Barrington, IL
Gas Chromatography Chemist - Deer Park, TX at SGS North America Inc. in Deer Park, Illinois Posted in Other about 1 hour ago....
7 days ago
Kelly Scientific Resources - North Chicago, IL
Chemist II _ North Chicago, IL Kelly Services is currently seeking a Chemist II for one of our top clients in North Chicago, IL....
7 days ago
Pepco Energy Services - Cordova, IL
PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION The Chemist 3 position is multifold....
8 days ago
Planet Pharma - North Chicago, IL
Chemist II: The candidate for this Chemist II position will be working in the Biotransformation group of Bioanalysis and Biotransformation department....
9 days ago

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Chemist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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...

Identifying Food Fraud
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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...


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...

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Highest Education Level

Chemists in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.1%)
  • 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 Illinois
  • 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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