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Research Assistant,Naturals-San Diego,California

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparing natural materials for processing
  • Solid phase extraction (SPE)
  • HPLC based fractionation of natural samples
  • Sample registration and detailed documentation of experiments and results



  • B.S. in Chemistry or Biochemistry
  • 0 - 2 years of lab experience in the analysis/purification of small molecules or natural products
  • Knowledge and experience in laboratory chemistry
  • A general understanding of HPLC and sample preparation
  • Experience with natural product isolation and purification


We value:

  • Strong communication and problem solving skills
  • Working effectively in multidisciplinary project teams


We Offer:

  • High Challenge and High Reward Environment
  • Culture that values diversity where people are at the heart of the company
  • Opportunity to work for a company that cares about environment and sets and achieve ambitious sustainability objectives



Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function. Firmenich is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran


At Firmenich, we create an environment in which employees are valued, motivated and encouraged to reach their full potential. We foster entrepreneurial spirit and imaginative teamwork with freedom to act within our strategic plans. We recruit and develop the best talents, rewarding them accordingly. We offer competitive pay, career growth opportunities, and an outstanding benefits program that features:


* Generous Paid Time Off!

* Quarterly Bonus Potential!

* Retirement Plans!

* 401(k) with Company Match!

* Low Cost Medical, Dental & Rx & Vision Coverage!

* Tuition Assistance for Employees and Children!

* Flexible Spending Accounts!

* Tobacco-Free Campus!

* And Many More Employee-Friendly Programs!






Nearest Major Market: San Diego