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Organic Chemists study compounds found in living organisms. Typical resume samples for these experts mention work activities such as analyzing data, reviewing technical data, taking part in development programs, running tests, optimizing test methods, collaborating with other scientists, and solving data quality issues. Based on our most successful example resumes, essential qualifications for the job include chemistry expertise, excellent math skills, effective communication, analytical thinking, detail orientation, and computer competencies. Successful candidates hold at least a Bachelor's Degree in organic chemistry.

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1

Organic Chemist

Handled synthesis of pharmaceutical compounds using SAR and biological results to guide synthesis of targeted
compounds for biological testing.

  • Accomplished synthesis and design of novel peptide inhibitors for the treatment of Hepatitis C -drugs targeted
  • Developed experimental design and characterization of a series of non-steroidal selective glucocorticoid
  • Investigated the synthesis of new quinoline compounds in an effort to identify new bacterial topoisomerase
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BS
Biochemistry And Microbiology
MS
Medicinal And Organic Chemistry
2

Organic Chemist/biological Technician

Worked in a team to monitor and conclude multiple projects to meet strict deadlines

  • Analyzed chlorinated pesticides using gas chromatography
  • Trained organic extraction protocols to newly hired employees
  • Maintained a clean and safe laboratory to prevent contamination
  • Managed chemical inventory and ordered new products as needed
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Environmental Biology
MS
Biology
3

Organic Chemist

Performed gas chromatography analysis for PCB and pesticide analyses.

  • Prepared various matrices for organic analyses utilizing SW-846, CLP, and CWA methodology, and maintained accurate sample documentation.
  • Received a President's Award for establishing an innovative waste minimization technique.
  • Recognized as a self motivated leader and promoted to Analytical Project Manager.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Environmental Technology And Chemistry
MS
Environmental Engineering
4

Organic Chemist

Responsible for the synthesis of organic compounds, fluorescent dyes, and enzyme conjugations. All compounds synthesized were used for therapeutic drug monitoring and in the detection of drugs of abuse.

  • Implemented changes in synthetic methods to simplify production of compounds.
  • Performed scale-up and development work on projects transferred from research.
  • Wrote and revised standard procedures for various projects.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Organic Chemistry
Organic Chemistry
5

Organic Chemist/research Scientist

Led the development of a novel immunoassay for Rapamycin. Performed the synthesis of several target compounds.

  • Acted as a technical lead in the research and development of a novel microparticle-based immunoassay for the therapeutic monitoring of Rapamycin
  • Synthesized all critical raw material needed for the assay
  • Performed analysis of binding proteins using tools such as Biacore
  • Submitted two patent applications for the novel assay design
  • Performed the synthesis of critical raw materials used for the development of immunoassays for the monitoring of HIV drugs
  • Used HPLC for purification and LC/MS, NMR and IR for characterization of organic compounds
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Chemistry
BS
Mathematics
MS
Chemistry
6

Organic Chemist

  • Served as lead chemist responsible for conceptualizing, synthesizing, and characterizing biomedical polymers for use in blood filtration with the end goal of treating sepsis and other trauma events
  • Created a hemocompatible coating to be applied to the polymers to prevent a thrombogenic response from the patient’s immune system.
  • Work on a team which is funded by and is operated under the umbrella of DARPA and another team which is supported by the U.S. Department of Defense.
  • Performed a thorough review of the existing patent literature to ensure the product could be brought to market without any legal complications.
  • Drafted a proprietary patent application to protect new technologies.
  • Manage one direct report in the lab.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Biology
PhD
Organic Chemistry
7

Organic Chemist

  • Extract/isolate organic compounds from aqueous and solid-phase samples and prepare them for gas chromatography/mass spectrometry analysis according to United States Environmental Protection Agency's Standard Operating Procedures for hazardous waste.
  • Ensure quality control standards by routinely cleaning, calibrating, and maintaining laboratory instruments and equipment.
  • Ensure customer satisfaction by meeting turnaround times and regularly meeting with project managers.
  • Collaborate with team of 3-6 chemists to meet project-specific requirements.
  • Manage time efficiently in fast-paced environment.
  • Awards: Received recognition for preparing at least one Proficiency Test where the reported result was within 1% of the Assigned True Value provided by the vendor.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Biological Sciences
8

Organic Chemistry Teaching Assistant

involved in training undergraduate students by proctoring and teaching laboratory objectives; improving quality results and achieving course objectives.

  • Provided a stimulating learning environment in which students developed their full potential.
  • Helped to prepare students for the future workforce by introducing new laboratory techniques and encouraging interactive group-work and problem solving.
  • Proven ability to stand in front of groups of undergraduate students and present class materials and tutorials; good communication skills with other adults (colleagues) and students of differing ages.
  • Employed a broad range of instructional techniques to retain student interest and maximize
  • Related effectively to students of diverse cultural backgrounds and tailored teaching methods to suit individual needs.
  • Trained undergraduate students on the proper utilization of a research laboratory, along with the efficient use of instruments, data documentation, and group work presentations.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
PhD
Chemistry
9

Organic Chemist

  • Designed a method for petroleomic analysis via high resolution mass spectrometry.
  • Developed a theoretical framework for the effects on fracture aperture, permeability, and porosity in coals under biodegradation processes, using ultra-small angle x-ray scattering as an analytical method.
  • Compiled a data set of substrate modifications and their effect on biogenic methane production in collaboration with the Shell Game Changers program.
  • Provided a framework for analytical chemistry required for the observation of coal bed methane generation and extraction.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Biology And Bs
PhD
Analytical Chemistry
10

Organic Chemist

Involved in analyzing samples for different test codes such as BTEX, VOA, PPVOA, UHCUS, BTESS, BENZS etc.

  • Reported and uploaded the data analysis using LIMS databases.
  • Handled and maintained instruments GC-MS 5973/5975, Econ, Evolution Centurian.
  • Involved in extraction, TCLP volatiles, total cyanides, TCLP semi-volatiles.
  • Routinely involved in special projects like TRRP.
  • Participated on NELAC audit.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Chemistry
MS
Chemistry
PhD
Chemistry

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