Chemist Jobs in Richmond, VA

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Apex Systems - Richmond, VA
Apex Systems is looking for a Chemist for a Direct-Hire Opportunity with one of out major clients in the Richmond, VA area....
7 days ago
Abbott Laboratories - Richmond, VA
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
Danaher - Ashland, VA (12 miles from Richmond, VA)
GENERAL DESCRIPTION The Senior Chemist conducts research on new technologies and provides technical support on existing products and services....
30+ days ago
Virginia Commonwealth University - Richmond, VA
chemistry -Developing new platforms for other M4ALL researchers to enhance study of reactions (ex....
30+ days ago
NewMarket - Richmond, VA
Overview About Us Afton Chemical Corporation is part of the NewMarket Corporation (NYSE: NEU) family of companies, and is one of the largest global suppliers of lubricant additives and offers a...
18 hours ago
Dept of Transportation - Richmond, VA
Must have an understanding of: analytical chemistry principles and methods; operation of computerized analytical instrumentation, analytical quality control, statistical practices and lab safety practices...
6 days ago
NewMarket - Richmond, VA
Overview Conducts research for the Process Development group. Participates in new product development efforts (including components and formulations), works on improvements of existing processes,...
28 days ago
Newmarket Services Corporation - Richmond, VA
R&D Chemist - Analytical in Richmond, Virginia Provides technical leadership in GC/MS qualitative analysis, headspace analysis, SPME and other GC techniques....
45+ days ago
Illumina, Inc. - Richmond, VA (6 miles from Richmond, VA)
Synthetic Chemist - Scientist 1 Chemistry Product Development Group) - UK Why Us The Chemistry Product Development team at Illumina Cambridge are a group of synthetic and analytical chemists with a...
45+ days ago
Virginia Commonwealth University - Richmond, VA
optimizing crystallization conditions and growing diffraction-quality crystals of protein: ligand complexes; using structural determination software and structural data to inform and collaborate with chemists...
30+ days ago
Merck & Company - Richmond, VA
This innovative team consists of chemists, imaging physiologists, PET modelers and other biological and computational scientists....
30+ days ago
Virginia Commonwealth University - Richmond, VA
chemistry Developing new platforms for other M4ALL researchers to enhance study of reactions (ex....
45+ days ago
Aerotek - Richmond, VA
Skills: Hplc, Chemistry, analytical chemistry Top Skills Details: analytical chemistry method development and characterization compounds Understanding of continuous manufacturing Additional Skills &...
2 hours ago
Club Staffing - Richmond, VA
Requirements Medical Technologist - Clinical Laboratory Scientist - (Med Tech - MT - CLS) StartDate: ASAP Pay Rate: $1400.00 - 2000.00 The Medical Technologist I (MT I) provides accurate and...
18 hours ago
Bon Secours Health System - Richmond, VA
Thank you for considering a career at Bon Secours! Primary Function/General Purpose of Position Under the direction of the supervisor, aid in the development of policies and procedures, budgets,...
1 day ago

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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...

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in Richmond, VA

This is the average annual salary for Chemist jobs in Richmond, VA as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Chemist positions.

Highest Education Level

Chemists in Richmond, 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 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 Richmond, 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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