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Richmond, VA
Job Information Kelly Services Entry level Chemists and Biologists in Richmond, Virginia Kelly Scientific Resources has openings all over the state of Virginia for entry level Chemists, Biologists and...
2 days ago
Xtalic - Boston, VA
We are seeking a talented Chemist to join our research & development team reporting to the Vice President of R&D....
3 days ago
City of Norfolk, VA - Norfolk, VA
Description The Norfolk Department of Utilities is seeking qualified candidates for a Casual Part-time Water Chemist in our Water Quality Division....
3 days ago
Kelly Services - Richmond, VA
Kelly Scientific Resources has openings all over the state of Virginia for entry level Chemists, Biologists and even Food Scientists....
4 days ago
Environmental Protection Agency - Arlington, VA
Chemist: You must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited or pre-accredited college or university in one of the following: physical sciences, life sciences, or engineering that included 30 semester...
5 days ago
Virginia Commonwealth University - Richmond, VA
Experience in structure-based drug design is highly desirable, and preference will be given to candidates with a track record in collaborating with teams of chemists, structural biologists, systems...
9 days ago
SURVICE Engineering Company - Sterling, VA
DHS CBP requires expert analytical chemistry support to aid in its mission to stem the flow of opioids into the United States....
12 days ago
General Dynamics - Alexandria, VA
Supervise method development and evaluation projects, solicit laboratory services from commercial laboratories, track progress, and oversee budgets....
12 days ago
Har-Tru - Charlottesville, VA
Development of new products Provide technical support for product transfer, raw material approval and method development for training other team members Testing and Data Analysis to support Quality...
23 days ago
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. - Middletown, VA
A Formulation Chemist I in Bio-Formulation organizes and carries out multi-stage production processes to prepare and formulate serum products for use as controls and calibrators in analytical instruments...
24 days ago
The Geneva Foundation - Portsmouth, VA
PHYSICAL SCIENTIST/CHEMIST/SENIOR SCIENTIST Required Qualifications: • Scientists must have achieved technical training beyond the B.S. level. • Proven experience in the public health surveillance....
30+ days ago
Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc. - Lynchburg, VA
Department: Quality Control JOB SUMMARY Provide technical expertise and guidance to the Quality Control staff when performing chemical analyses on raw materials, in-process samples, finished...
10 days ago
PAE - Charlottesville, VA
Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World Staff Chemist PAE is currently seeking Staff Chemists based in Charlottesville, VA. Travel OCONUS will be required....
45+ days ago
American Systems Corporation - Dumfries, VA
WANTED: An experienced Research Chemist to assist in the analysis and evaluation of explosives and their material properties....
45+ days ago
Integrated Resources, Inc - Chantilly, VA
Using techniques like, classical wet chemistry, physical chemistry (DSC/TGA/Electron Microscope/XRD and Particle Size Analyzers) and analytical instruments (HPLC/GC/IC) and spectroscopic technique (...
30+ 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...

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...

Catalytic Conversions for Biobased Chemicals and Products
Biomass is the only renewable feedstock which contains the carbon atoms needed to make the molecules to create chemicals, materials and fuels. However, the majority of our current scientific and...

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Salary for Chemist Jobs in Virginia

This is the average annual salary for Chemist jobs in Virginia as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Chemist positions.

Highest Education Level

Chemists in Virginia offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (25.7%)
  • 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 Virginia
  • 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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