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Oakley Chemist

Date: Dec 5, 2018

Location: Lockbourne, OH, US, 43137

Company: Luxottica Group

Requisition ID: 87195 
Store #O00417 Exciton COP 
Position:Full-Time

 

Oakley.  Designed to push the boundaries of performance.  From advanced eyewear technology to apparel innovation, Oakley sets itself apart from the rest. Backed by the power of Luxottica, our athletes and customers expect the best in sports performance and Oakley employees help to fuel this drive

GENERAL FUNCTION

Lead role in the kilogram-scale manufacture of specialty chemicals including dyes and dye intermediates for use by both internal and external customers. 

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Specialty chemical production on kilogram scales
  • Chemical apparatus set-up, reactor loading (solvents, raw materials) and unloading
  • Chemical process monitoring and control
  • Crude product purification (crystallization, chromatography, rotary evaporation, solvent recovery)
  • Spectroscopy (ultraviolet, visible, infrared) and Data Analysis
  • Quality control
  • Record keeping (Laboratory notebooks, Certificates of Analysis)
  • Chemical equipment preventive maintenance and repair (Reactors, Evaporators, Pumps, etc.)
  • Reporting (Standard Operating Procedures, Production reports)
  • Compliance with safety and environmental regulations (OSHA, EPA) and internal practices

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree in chemistry
  • Certifications: None required
  • Experience: 5 years kilo lab
    • Expertise in handling chemicals and chemical equipment
    • Expertise with analytical equipment including GC, UV/Vis spectroscopy
    • Expertise with Microsoft Office applications
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  •  PhD, Organic Chemistry
  • Expertise in handling chemicals and chemical equipment on kilogram scales
  • Expertise with analytical equipment including GC, UV/Vis spectroscopy
  • Expertise with Microsoft Office applications
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

 

Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact Talent Luxottica at  877-589-8253 (513-765-2256 outside of US) or email TalentLuxottica@luxotticaretail.com

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.

 

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