Chemist Jobs in Alexandria, VA

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JRAD - Washington, DC (5 miles from Alexandria, VA)
JRAD has an opening for a Scientist II - Chemist located in Washington DC J ob Duties: Analyzes environmental and/or air samples for Chemical contamination Operates and maintains laboratory equipment...
1 day ago
GRANULES PHARMACEUTICALS - Chantilly, VA (21 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Chemists (Chantilly, VA)-Resrch, devlp, & optimz analytcl methds for bioequivalent & pharma products....
2 days ago
National Institute of Standards and Technology - Gaithersburg, MD (23 miles from Alexandria, VA)
We're looking for a Research Chemist to join our team! This notice is issued under direct-hire authority to recruit new talent to occupations for which NIST has a severe shortage of candidates. A....
1 day ago
Resource Management Concepts - Indian Head, MD (18 miles from Alexandria, VA)
We have an opening in Indian Head, MD for a SME EOD Chemist....
4 days ago
Food and Drug Administration - Rockville, MD (19 miles from Alexandria, VA)
The position of Chemist falls under the 1320 occupational series....
7 days ago
US Government Other Agencies and Independent Organizations - Washington, DC (5 miles from Alexandria, VA)
positions may be filled. supervisory status no promotion potential 14 job family (series) 0401 general natural resources management and biological sciences 0414 entomology 1320 chemistry similar jobs chemists...
8 days ago
Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory - Laurel, MD (21 miles from Alexandria, VA)
chromatography mass spectrometry or high performance liquid chromatography Why work at APL?...
12 days ago
FDA/CFSAN/Office of Food Safety/Office of Operations - College Park, MD (14 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Qualifications The position of Supervisory Biologist/Microbiologist/Chemist falls under the 0401/0403/1320 occupational series....
21 days ago
United Technologies - McLean, VA (9 miles from Alexandria, VA)
This person will join a multidisciplinary team composed of chemists, mechanical/electrical engineers, aerospace, and cyber engineers....
30+ days ago
Leidos - Reston, VA (18 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Description Job Description: Leidos is seeking a part-time chemist/data validator to support multiple environmental characterization projects....
30+ days ago
GPAC - Washington, DC (5 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Job Description: Actively conduct formulation development activities for insecticide, herbicide, and fungicide formulations. Leads formulation development program designed to meet business...
1 day ago
Avid Technology Professionals - McLean, VA (9 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Researching and reccomending innovative solutions in the area of manufacturing and developing aerospace related polymer products as well as overseeing the project MANDATORY SKILLS: SME in the...
23 days ago
Innovent Biologics - Rockville, MD (19 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Qualifications Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry, or related scientific disciplines. 5+years of post-doctoral work experience in bioanalysis that required advanced mass spectrometry assay development, preferably...
23 hours ago
Axle Informatics - Rockville, MD (19 miles from Alexandria, VA)
As NCATS is a multidisciplinary team of chemists, informatics scientists and biologists, it is essential that the candidate possess excellent communications skills....
3 days ago
Axle Informatics - Rockville, MD (19 miles from Alexandria, VA)
They will work with synthetic chemists, biologists, and other domain experts to translate their needs into requirements for the platform....
10 days ago

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in Alexandria, VA

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Highest Education Level

Chemists in Alexandria, VA 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 Degree 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 Alexandria, VA
  • 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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