R&D Formulation Chemist
Since 1989, CoValence Laboratories has been serving the beauty industry, providing development and manufacturing services to renowned skin care leaders and physicians, established cosmetic brands and up-and-coming entrepreneurs in the USA and abroad. We are a contract manufacturer of private label and custom formulations based in Chandler, Arizona (85224). We specialize in face, body, hair and over-the-counter (OTC) formulations. To set us apart from other labs, we utilize unique and proprietary ingredients in professional, natural-based, anti-aging, acne and lightening skin care formulations.
Our company has shown consistent revenue growth year after year. We pride ourselves on delivering the highest level of service to the cosmetics industry. The single most compelling reason to work for us is our team approach towards the pursuit of excellence and our proper placement as a premier provider of private label and custom formulations for the global beauty industry. Our success is due in part to using the highest quality products sought after worldwide, innovative technology and extraordinary service
The R & D Formulation Chemist is responsible for assisting the R & D development team in the creation of new personal care and cosmetic formulations.
• Product development and analysis of results• Set up equipment (including mixing vessel and homogenizer) used in making formulations• Prepare personal care & cosmetic formulations following written formulas and double check feasibility of instruction• Clean and sterilize instruments, glassware and equipment• Operate pH Meter to adjust the pH of products• Color & scent matching of cosmetic samples• Maintain detailed daily formulation records and raw material sampling records• Fill products in proper containers & label accordingly for clients, QC, stability testing or other forms of testing• Restock raw materials and keep track of R & D equipment• Maintain clean and orderly work area• Must be able to perform duties with a strong emphasis on safety and proper handling of materials as outlined in the company’s policies and procedures• Perform all other job related duties as assigned
Skills / Requirements
• BS degree in Chemistry or Bio-Chemistry preferred• Experience working in personal care product manufacturing preferred• Must be able to lift 40 pounds